Illinois Clean Jobs Coalition



The Illinois Clean Jobs Coalition is launching an open conversation
to explore how communities across Illinois
can benefit from the clean energy economy.

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Town hall focuses on state’s green future

September 17, 2018

By Ty Batemon | WCIA Two years ago, the state passed an historic clean energy bill. Even though that happened, some say there’s still a lot that needs to be done for a cleaner future.…

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Working to bring clean energy to Illinois

September 12, 2018

By Cymphanie Sherman, Fox Illinois On Wednesday, people gathered at the Lincoln Library to talk about the future for clean energy here in Illinois. Community members were invited to talk about what’s working in their…

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Letter to the Editor | Our environment is under assault

September 12, 2018

THE NEWS-GAZETTE Since the Future Energy Job Act (FEJA), Illinois’ bipartisan clean energy and job-building piece of legislation passed in 2016, Illinois’ reliance on coal has diminished. FEJA creates programs and incentives that put Illinois…

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Illinois community solar garden sprouts sun-tracking “smartflower”

September 5, 2018

Kevin Stark | Energy News Network The project will be sited in a vegetable garden at an affordable housing facility on Chicago’s South Side. One of the first community solar systems in Illinois won’t be…

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Today, @GovPritzker hosted the annual budget address. Look at what was included in the budget! It's time for 100% renewable energy by 2050! #CleanJobs ILCleanJobs photo

"Illinois’ solar employment grew to 4,879... as strong state policy and rapidly declining solar costs attracted new jobs and investment. The Future Energy Jobs Act of 2016 was an important driver of new solar jobs and investment in Illinois." #CleanJobs

Illinois can be a leader for other states in #cleanjobs as we continue our efforts for #cleanenergy through the work of the Future Energy Jobs Act ( #FEJA) @ILCleanJobs @SEIA

"A program created... to let households that don’t have the right exposure for their own solar panels share others’ solar facilities has turned out to be wildly popular — 10x as many people want to sign up as the program was designed to serve." #CleanJobs

This week, we’re celebrating the more than 70 Listen. Lead. Share. events hosted by grassroots leaders across the state over the past six months. Take a look inside one of last year's events hosted by @faithinplace! #CleanJobs #LLSLive
Illinois Clean Jobs @ILCleanJobs
Have you joined a Listen. Lead. Share. session yet? Take a look inside an event from last month, then find one near you at! #cleanjobs

EDITORIAL: Illinois could be a leader in clean energy. Let’s not screw it up. By @CSTeditorials. #CleanJobs ILCleanJobs photo

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