26 Feb '15, 8pm

32,000 Jobs Could Be Created By Illinois Renewable Energy Legislation

32,000 Jobs Could Be Created By Illinois Renewable Energy Legislation

An auction for CO2 allowances would be created, and 65% of the revenues generated would be for more renewable energy and energy efficiency measures. Utilities would also be required to reduce their energy demand by 20% by 2025. Utilities would also have to provide status reports every four years. The bill would additionally support utilities making long-term investments in renewable energy like solar and wind.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2015/02/26/32000-jobs-created-il...

Tweets

Are Utilities or States the Leaders in Renewabl...

renewableenergyworld.com 27 Feb '15, 3pm

A June 2014 study by Ceres highlighted the top electric utilities for renewable energy and efficiency . In an article disc...

West Virginia Legislation Poses Serious Threat to Rooftop Solar

West Virginia Legislation Poses Serious Threat ...

renewableenergyworld.com 23 Feb '15, 9pm

Is it politics at play? Or is it simply a case of sloppy drafting? Whichever the case, West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin...

Where the Jobs are Being Created in Cities

According to a new report released by City Observatory , US cities have officially reversed a 50-year trend towards decent...

A night of natural Passive House with @createrra

cres-energy.org 01 Mar '15, 11pm

of February was very lucky day for me as I was able to co-present with Slovakian based, Norwegian-born architect Bjørn Kie...

Where the Jobs are Being Created in Cities by @...

According to a new report released by City Observatory , US cities have officially reversed a 50-year trend towards decent...

Promising #wind-friendly legislation is progres...

nawindpower.com 05 Mar '15, 5pm

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives has overwhelmingly passed H.B.188, legislation that promotes the expanded use of...

What’s next for the #energy industry? The "Energy Internet":

What’s next for the #energy industry? The "Ener...

pddnet.com 26 Feb '15, 3pm

It only takes a power outage of a few minutes in the middle of a busy workday to drive home the hazards of relying on an e...

USDA announces funding for renewable energy and...

renewableenergyfocus.com 19 Feb '15, 9am

Rural agricultural producers and small business owners in the US can now apply for resources to purchase and install renew...

European Commission Unveils Draft Energy Strategy

European Commission Unveils Draft Energy Strategy

renewableenergyworld.com 25 Feb '15, 8pm

The Framework Strategy broadly sets out five interrelated policies, and the steps to achieve its policy goals , including ...

European Commission Unveils Draft Energy Strategy

renewableenergyworld.com 25 Feb '15, 8pm

The Framework Strategy broadly sets out five interrelated policies, and the steps to achieve its policy goals , including ...