Energy Legislation Signed in Illinois!
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed two pieces of legislation that the Illinois Chamber had key roles in developing. One (SB1297) helps IEPA funding and permit review and the other (HB1703) upgrades the Illinois Commerce Commission review of proposed underground petroleum pipeline projects.
Is LaSalle County becoming another Illinois Energy Nexus?
Why not? After all it’s got nuclear, wind, underground pipelines and (soon) solar energy (and jobs!)
Can People Really Buy Electricity from Someone Besides ComEd and Ameren? (Hint…the answer is Yes!)
As you’ll see, the moderator of the panel, Carol Marin, seems to think this subject matter should be focused on ComEd, politics and price.
Illinois Congressional Delegation Update
What staffers should you call when it comes to Illinois energy issues? Please feel free to download the above Excel document with the names and email addresses of the staffers who do energy policy for the members of the lllinois Congressional Delegation.