Innovative pollution reduction

You can apply for up to $150,000 in funds to reduce air pollution.


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We fund new projects that will reduce pollution and greenhouse gas.

Do not apply for funding for projects you've started or finished.

Apply for funding

Eligible properties

Your property must:

  • Be Located in the City of Minneapolis
  • Fall into one of the following categories
    • Business/Commercial
    • Industrial
    • Multifamily (3 units of More)
    • Nonprofit

Eligible projects

You can apply if your project has measurable air pollution savings of one of the following.

  • Greenhouse gasses 
  • Hazardous air pollutants (HAPs)
  • Nitrogen oxide (NOx)
  • Particulate matter (PM 2.5 and 10)
  • Sulfur oxides (SOx)
  • Volatile organic compounds (VOCs)

You should have a third-party verify the reduction.


The Green Cost Share review committee will recommend the match amount, based on your:

  • Business size and location 
  • Project cost, impact and innovation

The match:

  • Can be up to 45% of the total project cost
  • Cannot be more than $150,000

Get started


Learn about pollution reduction opportunities and other funding sources from:

Contact us

Green Cost Share

Minneapolis Health Department




Public Service Building
505 Fourth Ave. S., Room 520
Minneapolis, MN 55415