Ameren Illinois says solar capacity has reached the threshold where state law says net metering should be phased out.
St. Paul and St. Louis are most improved, with Minneapolis once again leading the region.
A recent analysis found 245 clean energy projects that were withdrawn during the advanced stages of development, with many blaming a lack of transmission capacity.
Unions representing coal, nuclear and renewable workers, as well as engineers, ironworkers and janitors, put their weight behind a new energy bill.
An industry group’s report last week highlights clean energy job losses during the pandemic as well as their potential to rebound with the right policy support.