Almost seven years after Chicago’s two coal plants closed, the plant sites are significant factors in City Council races in the Feb. 26 election.
NIPSCO plans to keep burning coal in a predominately African American neighborhood for another decade.
House Bill 1635 would have boosted the state’s renewable mandate to 30 percent by 2030 and 100 percent by 2050.
Rep. Donald McEachin helped pull his home state along on advancing offshore wind. Now he’s trying to push the U.S. Congress to keep up with states on the full suite of clean energy.
Jamez Staples has big dreams of bringing clean energy — and its economic benefits — to his underserved and racially diverse Minneapolis neighborhood.