Category: News

Climate Change to-do list

A climate change to-do list

What do you do when you find out that: Climate change is likely to make flying in airplanes a little more scary Carbon dioxide ...
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Photos: Midwest Energy News

Exciting energy updates from our hometown

Folks, we just read a couple of news stories that made our energy-efficiency-loving hearts swell with hometown pride. Since ...
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How green is the smart grid?

One of the key reasons for the momentum behind upgrading the smart grid is because of the smart grid’s potential to reduce the ...
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Cat watching his energy usage. From Smart Energy GB

5 Fun Videos to Get You Going Green

You know that feeling when you’re scouring the internet for new strategies to go green and then, suddenly, you find that needle ...
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Back in the Saddle for 2017

Hello, again! After a hiatus this past summer and fall, we’re pleased to announce that the Smart Power Illinois blog is back up ...
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Summertime slowdown

As we dive into the summer, Smart Power Illinois is going to be dialing back our communications a bit to get away from the ...
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Chicago gets a smart farm

Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) is doing it again! The Chicago Tribune reported that the university is working on creating ...
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Businesses get smart

What if you were greeted by name the moment you walked into your office, then handed your favorite cup of coffee, and as you sat ...
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Programs to Help You Save

If you live in a building with a smart meter, then you may have heard of “Hourly Pricing” for ComEd customers or Ameren’s ...
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More Jobs in Clean Energy

Did you hear the news? The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) released a report saying that the renewable energy ...
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