Why Clean Energy Matters

You may know how fossil fuels contribute to climate change, but do you know about the health effects associated with coal power plants?

Conservation Tips

Plastic items can create serious damage to our planet’s ecosystem and our health. Luckily, there are many alternatives to plastic products that benefit both us and our planet. Here are a few reasons to switch to reusable items.

Where We’ve Been

Firstar Recycling Facility – Omaha

What We Do
Education
NCEF educates the public, media and elected officials about important conservation issues.
Advocacy
We work to mobilize a diverse network of people to engage in public policy.
Organizing
We empower Nebraskans to protect their natural resources through locally-led community organizing.
NCEF News

Why Clean Energy Matters

You may know how fossil fuels contribute to climate change, but do you know about the health effects associated with coal power plants?

read more

Conservation Tips

Plastic items can create serious damage to our planet’s ecosystem and our health. Luckily, there are many alternatives to plastic products that benefit both us and our planet. Here are a few reasons to switch to reusable items.

read more

How Can We Make Recycling More Beneficial?

About a year ago we hosted our first tour of the Firstar Fiber recycling facility in Omaha, Nebraska. CEO Dale Gubbels guided us through the facility and taught us about the process behind running a recycling facility. Since then, we have hosted tours at various recycling facilities around the state, and each time I gain a better understanding of the process and learn more about the issues facing the recycling industry.

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