The order agrees that spending should be open to review but first requires the company to review itself.
As debates over operating subsidies continue, stresses from rising temperatures and flooding increase the risk.
Disagreement between clean energy advocates and renewable energy companies hangs on a proposal criticized in Gov. Pritzker’s new plan.
The for-profit corporate structure of Hardworking Ohioans, Inc. and other groups precludes transparency on how companies use money to influence energy policy.
But a complete repeal is needed as a minimum to undo the bill’s gutting of the clean energy standards, advocates say.