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Chicago Tribune: District 214 doubling the number of electric car charging stations

Electric car charging stations will soon be aplenty for the Township High School District 214 community. The northwest suburban school district announced it has installed eight charging stations and is expecting 10 more next year. The existing stations were installed last summer, including two at Buffalo Grove High School by the pool on campus at

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Midwest Energy News: On utilities and solar, Wisconsin goes its own way

What’s the matter with Wisconsin? That’s what many clean energy proponents are asking, in the wake of the Wisconsin Public Service Commission (PSC)’s decisions in favor of rate restructuring that could virtually kill solar and other types of distributed generation across much of the state. Despite significant public opposition, the PSC in November decided to

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Daily Herald Editorial: Kill the Illiana, This Time for Good

A year after the proposed Illiana Expressway should have been declared dead on arrival, it somehow will make it back before the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning on Oct. 8 and the Metropolitan Planning Organization on Oct. 9 for another crucial vote. It needs to be rejected again. Read More

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Rockford Register Star Editorial: Illiana Expressway Is Bad for Northern Illinois and Rest of the State

Seldom has a meeting of the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning been so important to northern Illinois or the state of Illinois itself. The CMAP board and its policy committee will meet Wednesday to approve a four-year update of the Chicago region’s master plan. Normally in these parts there would be little interest in what

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