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Chicago Drops Coal, Cuts Electricity Bills

Posted on December 12th, 2013 by

Chicago Drops Coal, Cuts Electricity Bills The city of Chicago has signed a unique deal with the utility Constellation to source municipal demand exclusively from[...]

Chicago Promises One-Day Solar Permitting Process

Posted on October 24th, 2013 by

Chicago Promises One-Day Solar Permitting Process The city of Chicago continues to push ahead with renewable energy as Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced the creation of[...]

Chicago Joins The Better Buildings Challenge

Posted on June 14th, 2012 by

It comes as no surprise that President Obama’s former Chief of Staff, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, has committed his city to the Administration’s Better Buildings[...]
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Electric Vehicle Charging Station Erected With Solar Panels In Illinois

Posted on March 21st, 2012 by

Curtis Pascarella, Owner of Phillips Chevrolet, discusses why his dealership decided to install a solar powered electric vehicle charging station, the first of its kind[...]
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CUNY & IBM Work to Reduce Energy Consumption

Posted on March 24th, 2011 by

City University of NY and IBM are collaborating to reduce energy use in public schools and Hawaii is among the first states to adopt a statewide public charging network. Oh, and don't forget to turn the lights off during Earth Hour this Saturday.

Chicago Orders 280 EV Charging Stations

Posted on March 1st, 2011 by

The windy city puts in an order for 280 new electric vehicle charging stations, the DOE and Masdar to jointly test a new solar PV module design and the Department of Defense is working with FlexEnergy to convert landfill gas to renewable energy.

Google starts new energy company, wave generation and more, DER 01/08/10

Posted on January 8th, 2010 by

The Daily Energy Report for Friday, January 8th features stories about Google starting an energy company, Midwestern energy leaders gathering in Chicago next week and[...]