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Eco-Justice Collaborative's posts explore current issues around climate, sustainability, and justice.  Each rejects our mission and work in each of these areas, including local, regional or statewide campaigns.

Growing Food and Energy: Agrivoltaics

Growing Food and Energy: Agrivoltaics

Agrivotaics is creating a world where we can use the sun twice:  once to produce power from solar energy; and the second to grow food ... READ MORE
Dynegy Presents Its Plans for the Middle Fork

Dynegy Presents Its Plans for the Middle Fork

On December 9, 2021 Dynegy Midwest Generation presented its plans to remove coal ash stored in the floodplain of the Middle Fork of the Vermilion River ... READ MORE
Protect the Kaskaskia River

Protect the Kaskaskia River

Act today to protect the Kaskaskia from thermal pollution discharge by the Prairie State coal plant in southwestern Illinois! ... READ MORE
Information Meeting on Coal Ash Removal

Information Meeting on Coal Ash Removal

Dynegy is hold a public meeting on December 9 for the public to ask questions or state concerns over their plans to remove coal ash from the Middle Fork ... READ MORE
Victory! Dynegy Will Move Its Ash

Victory! Dynegy Will Move Its Ash

Victory! After a multi-year campaign, Dynegy has agreed to move its ash out of the floodplain of the Middle Fork, Illinois' National Scenic River ... READ MORE
Sounding the Climate Alarm

Sounding the Climate Alarm

The IPCC's Sixth Assessment Working Group 1 report sounded an alarm - we have until 2040 to prevent a future of permanent, catastrophic climate change ... READ MORE
CEJA Signed by Gov. Pritzker!

CEJA Signed by Gov. Pritzker!

Gov. Pritzker signed the Climate and Equitable Jobs Act into law on 9/15/2! This act puts IL consumers and climate first, and generates thousands of jobs ... READ MORE
CEJA Ready to be Signed by Illinois Governor

CEJA Ready to be Signed by Illinois Governor

CEJA, the historic Climate and Equitable Jobs Act, has now passed both the Illinois House and Senate and is on its way to the Governor's desk for signature ... READ MORE