OLMIS-3316, Re-apply moving the env file from external repo to this one. This is a revert of a revert essentially. The first revert necessary as it was commited to the branch during the release cycle of v3.2.1.
Revert "OLMIS-3316: Merge branch 'alternative-env-approach'" This reverts commit 9187e61aaa0b8189e27ba2e4a6617981e83462d9, reversing changes made to 69482e59370655a508b561a7f8b2a124f8c8287d. We will re-apply this change after the release of 3.2.1.