One of America’s leading carbon cutters faces a series of hurdles that threaten to undermine its ability to slash emissions further.
The city has issued a “request for information” seeking alternatives to a utility green tariff program.
Advocates see strong potential in Chicago and surrounding areas for property assessed clean energy financing to boost investments.
Gov. Ralph Northam’s administration is exploring a possible alliance with the New York Green Bank to finance projects.
The conference, Aug. 5-9 in Minneapolis, will focus entirely on climate change, with an emphasis on advocacy over academics.