Illinois Clean Jobs Coalition

The Clean Energy Jobs Act Will Set Illinois on the Path to 100% Renewable Energy

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Northern Illinois community will soon build 7.2 MW of solar through local funding

May 21, 2019

By Kelly Pickerel The Fox Valley area in Aurora, Illinois, will soon be home to multiple solar projects totaling more than 7.2 MW. The projects, funded through the Adjustable Block Program under the Future Energy…

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General Assembly passes bill to promote renewable energy projects for universities

May 21, 2019

By Kevin Schwaller SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -– The Illinois House of Representatives and Senate have voted to pass a bill to allow public universities and state agencies to enter into renewable energy contracts for up to…

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Commentary: Now is the time to pass the next Illinois clean energy bill

May 20, 2019

By Andrew Barbeau and Christie Hicks It has been just over two years since Illinois enacted the groundbreaking Future Energy Jobs Act (FEJA), which set bold new goals for solar, wind and energy efficiency. Already,…

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Blackburn breaks ground on massive solar project

May 18, 2019

By Tom Emery CARLINVILLE – Optimism for the future abounds this week after Blackburn College broke ground on a state-of-the-art solar project. The $3 million, 2-megawatt solar array — which will be constructed on 8…

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They concluded that, in late 2018, the entire bitcoin network was responsible for 22-22.9 million tons of CO2 per year — similar to a large Western city or an entire developing country like Sri Lanka. https://t.co/Ot4ZINgE21

As thousands of thrill-seekers sit at the top of Nitro, they'll be able to see hundreds of solar panels, nestled between thousands of acres of trees.

And then they'll drop 200 feet back to Earth, powered entirely by solar power and gravity. https://t.co/dtdlzMDwYa

The electric pickup will be possible thanks to GM's third-generation EV platform. Reuss said this new EV architecture will be flexible enough to accommodate as many as 10 different body styles. https://t.co/hTu4gOZ1Jg

We can either take a bold stance by passing the #CleanEnergyJobsAct, creating thousands of jobs while protecting our planet, or we can accept the status quo. You know where we stand. Let's pass #CEJA! https://t.co/veOhPszAmU

"While solar shade structures seem to be a fairly new idea in the Midwest, Minarick said they’ve been employed elsewhere. The concept of a single structure providing shade and solar energy is widely embraced in many hot and sunny locations, like CA & AZ." https://t.co/0kSEg2enMe

We can either take a bold stance by passing the #CleanEnergyJobsAct, creating thousands of jobs while protecting our planet, or we can accept the status quo. You know where we stand. Let's pass #CEJA! https://t.co/veOhPszAmU

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