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A Season of Giving

To celebrate the season of giving, we wanted to share some of the ways our friends have been giving back to the community this ...
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Smart Grid Update: Rollout Continues in Chicago Suburbs

As many of you already know, power companies are now in the process of rolling out the smart grid across Illinois. ComEd has an ...
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Cool things That Came from the Paris Climate Talks

If you’re invested in what we can do about climate change and global warming, then you probably already know that this past ...
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Recipes for Energy Efficiency this Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving happening this week, we found ourselves wondering what the holidays mean in terms of energy consumption. It ...
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There’s got to be a better way to save!

Ok, we were being a little bit cheeky with that video… But, really, think about all of the crazy things you do to save on your ...
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How to stay warm this winter without breaking the bank!

There’s a chill in the air — and it only takes one winter in Illinois to learn that you’ve got to be prepared to make it ...
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Illinois has a shiny new smart grid

Welcome to Smart Power Illinois’ new blog!

We’re glad you found us! Like you, we are Illinoisans concerned about the environment and learning more about what we, as ...
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