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Is Solar Right For My Business? - Windfree Solar & Whiskey Acres, Saturday, September 28, 3:30pm, DeKalb, IL

Solar Energy

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Learn how businesses all over Illinois are reducing, and virtually eliminating their electric bills, by installing solar panels. Learn how federal, state, and other incentives help recover a substantial portion of the investment. Attendees … more...

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0 replies | 180 views | Posted on: 09/13/2019 | Last updated: 09/13/2019

The Illinois Solar Tour, September 28, 10am - 3pm, Statewide (various locations)

National Solar Tour

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

The Illinois Solar Tour is a series of FREE, public open houses all across the State to demonstrate how Illinois homes and businesses are using solar, wind, geothermal, passive solar design, and energy efficiency to be energy independe… more...

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0 replies | 281 views | Posted on: 09/11/2019 | Last updated: 09/11/2019

Drawdown Illinois Summit, Chicago, IL, September 24

Emerging Professionals,Carbon Reduction,Green Building industry

by AbbieKnight

In order to truly reduce carbon across the city, region and state, every building professional and every community must be engaged in the adoption of vetted carbon drawdown strategies and solutions.  Through expert panels, discussio… more...

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0 replies | 602 views | Posted on: 09/05/2019 | Last updated: 09/05/2019

2019 Evanston Streets Alive & Green Living Festival, September 8, Evanston, IL

by AidanAnthony Intern

On September 8, 2019, Streets Alive will take place on a mile of Main Street, from Chicago Avenue to Crown Park. The street will be open for walking, biking, playing, art and community. For this one day, Main Street becomes a mile-long publ… more...

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0 replies | 498 views | Posted on: 07/22/2019 | Last updated: 07/22/2019

2019 GreenBuilt Home Tour, August 3-4, Northern Illinois

Green Building,Green Building Tour,Sustainable Architecture,LEED for Homes

by Gina Pryciak Student

The seventh annual GreenBuilt Home Tour is August 3 and 4, 2019 from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM.Join the Illinois Green Alliance to tour sustainable, healthy homes in Northern Illinois. Meet the builders, designers, and homeowners behind… more...

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0 replies | 519 views | Posted on: 06/18/2019 | Last updated: 06/18/2019

Grid Modernization Forum, May 20-22, Chicago, IL

Grid Modernization

by AbbieKnight

The 4th Annual Grid Modernization Forum, May 20-22, 2019 in Chicago, closely examines lessons learned to date by industry leaders pushing the fronters of grid modernization and reliability. As in previous editions, key technology innovators… more...

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0 replies | 693 views | Posted on: 04/11/2019 | Last updated: 04/11/2019

2019 Limelight, May 14, Chicago, IL

Sustainability,Fundraiser,Green building technology

by AbbieKnight

Illinois Green’s annual Limelight celebration—recognizing the region’s top achievements in sustainability. Join on Tuesday, May 14th from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Venue Six10 to share a fun evening… more...

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0 replies | 760 views | Posted on: 04/11/2019 | Last updated: 04/11/2019

2019 Midwest Energy Solutions Conference in Chicago February 20-22

Energy Codes,Energy Solutions,Energy Technology

by AbbieKnight

The Midwest Energy Solutions Conference is the region’s premier energy efficiency event, connecting decision makers and innovators from utilities, businesses, the public sector and non-profits. Midwest Energy Solutions Conference is t… more...

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0 replies | 813 views | Posted on: 01/29/2019 | Last updated: 01/29/2019

Cook County Sustainability Version 2.0, February 6, Chicago, IL

Climate Change,Sustainability

by ella.nielsen44 Student

“In 2010, President Toni Preckwinkle took office as President of Cook County. She convened an advisory council of industry professionals to set forth goals and objectives to make Cook County a world-class model for sustainability. The… more...

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0 replies | 482 views | Posted on: 01/25/2019 | Last updated: 01/26/2019

Women in Green Power Luncheon, November 15, Greenbuild, Chicago

by AbbieKnight

At the end of the day, it’s not so much about what you do, but about why you do it. Leading with purpose is a journey that starts from within. This year, Women in Green celebrates the power of purpose to shape our lives, our careers a… more...

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0 replies | 704 views | Posted on: 09/18/2018 | Last updated: 10/10/2018

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