Disagreement between clean energy advocates and renewable energy companies hangs on a proposal criticized in Gov. Pritzker’s new plan.
Protecting power lines from overgrown foliage and curious squirrels — and vice versa — often calls for creative solutions.
The state’s unique and arcane franchise agreements also hurt the financial case for municipal investments in clean energy.
The use of power purchase agreements for solar projects had been unclear before state regulators clarified last month.
A partnership with utility ComEd has helped Blacks in Green expand its mission with a community gathering space it calls the Green Living Room.