Lawmakers Should Act Now to Keep Illinois’s Solar Boom Booming

Illinoisans are barraged on a daily basis with stories of economic doom and gloom, so much that it’s almost hard to recognize when a great economic success story is taking place right in front of our eyes. Let’s take a minute to recognize that Illinois is in the midst of a renewable energy boom that ...

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Vote Solar Announces Support for Clean Energy Jobs Act to Bring 100% Clean Energy to Illinois

Clean Energy Jobs Act will push Illinois forward on clean energy jobs, savings, and climate change action With the overwhelming majority of Americans supporting a full transition to 100 percent clean energy, Vote Solar, a national nonprofit that advocates for state-level policies, is proud to stand with the Illinois Clean Jobs Coalition in support of ...

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Just Say No to ComEd’s Demand Charge Plan

Bad news for solar customers and other residents on the horizon in the Prairie State. Exelon, the big utility holding company and its Chicago’s utility affiliate, ComEd, are proposing legislation in Illinois that would be a one-two punch for customers. The legislation, SB 1585, would make it harder for customers to choose solar, while seeking ...