Clean Energy

Note: Illinois regulators have passed new consumer protections for utility customers struggling to pay their bills during the pandemic. Read CUB’s fact sheet, and go to for more information.

A smarter power grid and Illinois’ passage of the Future Energy Jobs Act give people access to clean energy programs that can improve electric reliability and reduce our power bills. Learn about the new opportunities here. (For other helpful information, visit CUB’s Electric and Gas pages.)

Renewable Energy

Electric Efficiency

Gas Efficiency

General Efficiency Tips and Incentives

The Smart Grid