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Environmental Law Institute

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Environmental Law Institute is a energy conservation organization based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1969. As of 2019 they had $6.3 million in revenue and $8.8 million in assets.

To provide information services, advice publications, training courses, seminars, research programs and policy recommendations to engage and empower Environmental leaders. To build effective law-based Environmental protection systems by providing info...

Type:
501(c)(3)
NTEE:
Revenue:
$6,321,579
Assets:
$8,825,989
Employees:
62
Fiscal year end:
December
Revenue trends:
Asset trends:

Program areas at Environmental Law Institute

Research and policy division:provided research, training, and technical assistance in Environmental Law and policy to all sectors in the u.s. and numerous foreign countries. Research programs in 2018 ranged from building capacity of chinese Environmental organizations to bring public interest litigation, to capacity-building for enforcement of liberia's forestry rules, to assisting malawi in revising its Law to improve community forestry, accountability, and transparency in the forestry sector, to identifying state policy strategies for addressing key indoor Environmental impacts, to developing a new community water tenure tracking methodology in partnership with the rights and resources initiative and testing it in twenty countries, to building judicial capacity for Environmental casework in colombia, ecuador, indonesia, and other countries. Eli has become a global leader of the new field of Environmental peacebuilding. This field integrates natural resource management into conflict prevention, mitigation, resolution, and recovery to build resilience in communities affected by conflict. This ...

Education division: led more than 70 education events, including conferences, seminars, webinars, topical conference calls, summer school seminars, co-sponsored conferences, breaking news webinars, policy forums, networking receptions, convenings, and more for over 6,000 Environmental professionals in a number of states, including Arizona, California, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, new york, Pennsylvania, and Washington, d.c. Highlights included: master classes on federal land use and onshore and offshore energy development, infrastructure review and permitting, and renewable energy finance; conferences on Environmental justice and Environmental Law and policy; workshops on Environmental journalism, the private governance response to climate change, innovative finance for Environmental protection, and successful policy development; breaking news webinars (new for 2018) on the impact of justice kennedy on constitutional Environmental Law and the effect of his impending retirement, proposed usfws esa regulations, wotus decisions and the future of the cwa, and California's vehicle emission standards; the corporate forum on corporate governance ...

Publications division: provided timely, accurate, and practical information to Environmental professionals through nationally recognized publications: the Environmental Law reporter and the Environmental forum. Eli press advanced the field by publishing three books, Environmental justice: legal theory and practice, 4th edition, by barry hill; paying for tomorrow: maintaining our quality of life, by michael curley; and legal pathways to deep decarbonization in the united states: summary and key recommendations, by michael b. gerrard and john c. dernbach (editors). The Environmental Law reporter remains the most cited publication of its type in the nation and draws premier authors on current legal events. And eli's award-winning the Environmental forum continued to provide the best coverage of the Environmental profession and Environmental policy.

Form 990s for Environmental Law Institute

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Oct 12, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Sep 12, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Sep 15, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Sep 29, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Aug 4, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Environmental Law Institute

Field2018
Total grants, contributions, etc.$5,130,770
Program services$919,877
Investment income and dividends$146,442
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$53,414
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$9,639
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$61,437
Total revenues$6,321,579

Vendors for Environmental Law Institute

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2020-06-15
███████CRM software2020-06-15
███████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-09-26
█████ █████████████ ██████████ ███Partner Workshop Logisitics$325,0002018-12-01

Personnel at Environmental Law Institute

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Jean BlainChief Information Technology Officer-June 17, 2020
Jay AustinSenior Attorney; Editor - In - Chief, Environmental Law Reporter ( R-June 17, 2020
███████ ███████████Vice President, Finance and Administration$125,358June 17, 2020
███████ █████████Vice President, Development and Membership-June 17, 2020
██████ █████Vice President Development and Membership / Vice President , Development and Membership$126,856Dec. 31, 2018
████ ███████████Vice President, Programs and Publications$128,951June 17, 2020
████ ██ ████████Principal and Managing Director, Trusted Companies LLC$0June 17, 2020
█████ ███ ███Director of Human Resources-June 17, 2020
███████ ██ ████████Director, Education, Associates and Corporate Partnerships-June 17, 2020
████ █████Senior Attorney; Director, International Programs-June 17, 2020
...and 19 more key personnel

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