5 Illinois Solar Projects That Made Headlines in 2017

December 13, 2017 | Blog Post
As we come to the year’s end, let’s take a look at some of the exciting Illinois solar developments that made headlines in 2017.

Dynegy – Two Bailouts and a Buyout

November 30, 2017 | Blog Post
In Illinois, the public will have to pay if it wants to keep coal plants burning.

Powerlines at Sunset

ICC Says, “Sorry, Ameren Customers… No Energy Efficiency for You”

September 28, 2017 | Blog Post
Ameren customers downstate will miss out on energy efficiency opportunities thanks to a plan approved by the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) this month. PRN issued an August 4th Action Alert against the action. Who will pay the price for Ameren’s savings? The people of downstate Illinois.

Solar panels and the sky

The Future of Energy

September 8, 2017 | Blog Post
Ten years ago, Illinois developed a renewable portfolio standard (RPS) that set a goal for Illinois investor-owned utilities to obtain 25% of their energy from renewable sources by 2025, but issues with funding have caused major wind and solar projects to come to a standstill in recent years. T

Clean Energy Jobs for Illinois!

Thanks to all our supporters who called Senator Bennett in support of this bill. On Wednesday December 7th, Governor Rauner signed the Future Energy Jobs Bill. The bill is an important victory for renewables and energy efficiency in Illinois, and it paves the way for a future in Illinois where our rivers are healthier and […]