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Victory: Cleveland-Cliffs Consent Decree Protects Lake Michigan From Serial Polluter

U.S. EPA Clean School Bus Program Needs Technical Fixes to Include All School Districts

Call of the Wild: Helping Protect Southern Illinois’ Natural Treasures

We advocate, innovate, and litigate to protect the Midwest’s environment from the Great Lakes to the Great Plains.

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Consumers Energy Resource Plan Good for Renewable Energy

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Build on REAP Success with More Funding

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Decision-Making Phase Begins in Historic Line 5 Oil Tunnel Case

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Save the Date: ELPC 2022 Gala on Tuesday, June 7

UPDATE

Solar Win in Indiana Will Help Better Compensate for Rooftop Solar

TESTIMONY

EPA Should Restore Reason in Air Quality Regulations

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How to Turn a Coal Plant into Electric School Buses

Students in the Pekin and Hollis School Districts will soon ride Illinois’ first vehicle-to-grid (V2G) electric school buses. After ELPC and allies fought to shut down the highly polluting Edwards coal plant nearby, local organizations were able to direct settlement funding to the new buses.

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