Founded in 1981, EcoWorks is a Detroit-based non-profit that creates just, equitable, and inclusive solutions to climate change and other community sustainability challenges.
What we Do
Net Zero For All Starting Today
A regional initiative to support SE MI organizations and municipalities across SE MI in achieving carbon neutrality, reducing energy costs, and increasing equity and resilience. Take action today!
We provide residents and community organizations with resources to achieve healthy, affordable, resilient, and energy secure homes and neighborhoods.
Strategic Community Initiatives
We develop custom-fit climate and energy solutions for municipalities, school districts, health systems, small businesses, and non-profit organizations.
Youth Energy Squad
We grow the next generation of green leaders by engaging young people from underrepresented backgrounds in designing hands-on, place-based projects that make their homes, schools, and communities more sustainable for everyone.
Success by the Numbers
Average lifetime energy savings for 57,000 Eco-D clients since 2006.
Utility savings generated by the Youth Energy Squad for Detroit Public Schools Community District since 2012.
Funding leveraged by Strategic Community Initiatives for energy efficiency and solar projects for 35 municipalities.