Author Profile: MeLena Hessel

MeLena Hessel is a Senior Policy Advocate working on clean energy development and access as well as clean transportation initiatives. Ms. Hessel previously worked for LaSalle Investment Management performing market research and regional economic analysis, and for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Construction Engineering Research Laboratory on water sustainability assessments and water conservation recommendations.

Blog Posts by MeLena Hessel

It’s a sunny day for Illinois: Solar energy across the state

Did you know that Illinois has one of the fastest-growing solar industries in the country? Our state added 1,308 jobs last year, up 37% from the prior year, and there’s more to come! ELPC is helping pave the way for solar energy, working with community organizations, industry experts, and policy makers to launch Illinois into

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