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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.

Lobby for Climate and Justice

Lobby for Climate and Justice

Lobby with EJC on April 26 and help pass the Illinois Clean Energy Jobs Act, a comprehensive energy bill that puts equity at its center! ... READ MORE
Clean Energy Jobs Act

Energy Bill Passes IL House Committee

Illinois House Committee moves the Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA) forward! Ask your state representative to support the bill when it comes to the floor ... READ MORE
Illinois House Discusses CEJA

Illinois House Discusses CEJA

On Monday, March 15, 2020, the Illinois House Energy and Environment Committee will be hosting a hearing on the comprehensive Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA) ... READ MORE
EJC Asks IDNR to Inspect Riverbanks

EJC Asks IDNR to Inspect Riverbanks

Six feet of unmitigated erosion along riverbanks could potentially destabilize the Old East Ash Pit, sending coal ash into Illinois' National Scenic River ... READ MORE
Accelerating Regenerative Agriculture

Accelerating Regenerative Agriculture

Pam Richart, Eco-Justice Collaborative, serves on REAMP's Agricultural Team, charged with developing strategies for accelerating regenerative agriculture in the Midwest ... READ MORE
Take 60 Seconds to Stop Coal Ash Pollution

Take 60 Seconds to Stop Coal Ash Pollution

Call on the Illinois EPA and Illinois Pollution Control Board (IPCB) now to adopt strong rules for managing and storing toxic coal ash ... READ MORE
Accelerating Regenerative Agriculture in IL

Accelerating Regenerative Agriculture in IL

Eco-Justice Collaborative is working with the Illinois Clean Jobs Coalition to addresses climate change and food insecurity in Illinois through regenerative agriculture ... READ MORE
Plight of Muni/Coop Consumers

Plight of Muni/Coop Consumers

All utility consumers, including those served by muni/coops, should be considered as Gov. Pritzker works to equitably move Illinois to clean energy ... READ MORE