Stop by for a community discussion about trends and opportunities regarding Illinois' Energy Future and more! Join Prairie Rivers Network, BlueGreen Alliance, and Eco-Justice Collaborative to learn more, provide input, and ask questions about the Future Energy Jobs Act, the RECLAIM Act, IL Solar for All, a 'just transition' for our communities, the Clean Energy … Continue reading The Future of Illinois Energy: A Community Conversation in Danville
On Earth Day, visit a forum highlighting the Clean Energy Jobs Act and what is being done to create a more sustainable Illinois! It's Monday, April 22, 2019 at 6 PM – 8 PM at the Illinois Terminal, 45 E University Avenue, Champaign. Join local leaders, policy makers, the The Illinois Environmental Council, and the … Continue reading Earth Day Forum: Clean Energy Jobs Act
Your help is needed! Attend this hearing on the plans proposed by Dynegy for Riverbank Stabilization of the Middle Fork. The Illinois EPA, Bureau of Water, already has made a preliminary determination that they will approve Dynegy’s plan. This project involves the placement of white rip-rap and other fill along 1/3 mile of a mile … Continue reading March 26 Middle Fork Hearing: The EPA Needs To Hear From You!
Learn how YOU can take part in an international environmental movement that already has 1,000+ institutions committed to economic climate action. Fossil Free UIUC advocates for our university to do its part by removing millions of $$$ in fossil fuels and reinvesting in renewable energy. With 18 of the 19 hottest years on record occurring … Continue reading Fossil Free UIUC: Think Globally, Act Locally
What is the Green New Deal really? Too much? Not enough? A socialist revolution? Officers for Students for Environmental Concerns UIUC (SECS) will be at 2016 Lincoln Hall, on campus, on Tuesday, February 26, 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm, to answer your questions and discuss what the Green New Deal actually says. Dr. McKenzie Johnson … Continue reading Green New Deal Teach-In
Register today for the Annual Celebration & Fundraiser in Central Illinois for the environmentalist group Faith in Place. The event is Thursday, December 13, 2018, 8:00 am – 9:00 pm at the the I Hotel and Conference Center, 1900 S 1st St, Champaign, IL 61820. They say, "Join us as we celebrate our Earth care … Continue reading Faith in Place: Annual Celebration & Fundraising Breakfast
America Recycles Day is a nationally recognized day for promoting and celebrating recycling in the United States. It's part of the Keep America Beautiful program but the day is tailored to each local community. In Champaign, the local group (Keep Champaign Beautiful) is hosting a volunteer clean-up of Boneyard Creek. It's a chance to raise … Continue reading Celebrate “America Recycles Day” at the Boneyard November 10