Greater Wabash Regional Planning Commission has partnered with The Illinois Assn. of County Board Members and Illinois DCEO to write Illinois Energy Now grant applications for the region!
What is Illinois Energy Now?
In 2007, legislation amended the Illinois Public Utilities Act and required that the State’s largest utility providers and the Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity (DCEO) develop a portfolio of electric energy efficiency programs to meet legislative goals that reduce energy demand.
In 2009, legislation was passed to include natural gas energy efficiency programs to meet legislative reduction goals. Illinois Energy Now is the portfolio of programs the Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity offers to administer the electric and natural gas incentives for the public sector.
Who is Eligible?
Local, State and Federal Government, Special units of government, and Schools with AMEREN gas and Electric