Press Release

Clean Energy Statement on Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker’s Environmental Policy Goals

Environmental principles outlined on Friday should advance renewable energy, accelerate EV adoption, and protect ratepayers

STATEMENT BY HOWARD A. LEARNER
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, ENVIRONMENTAL LAW & POLICY CENTER

“Gov. Pritzker is moving in the right direction with principles targeted to accelerate renewable energy, advance electric vehicle infrastructure, and protect Illinois consumers from utility overspending. This is an important step for accelerating Illinois’ clean energy future. The devil will of course be in the details for seizing these opportunities.

“ELPC appreciates Gov. Pritzker’s leadership for outlining his energy principles and kicking off this important discussion focused on accelerating further renewable energy progress and leadership in Illinois.”

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