ALLERTON, Ill. (AP) — The state Department of Natural Resources says it is nearing a decision on a mining permit sought by an Indiana company that wants to build a new coal mine in eastern Illinois.
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EFFINGHAM, Ill. (AP) — Effingham soon will get charging stations from electric car manufacturer Tesla.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — A group that represents property owners and a utility have appealed Illinois Commerce Commission approval of plans to build an electricity line designed to bring wind energy from Iowa to Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Lawmakers want to increase the share of clean energy purchased in Illinois with a bill they say will bring jobs to the state.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Two Illinois lawmakers are speaking out against the recent decision to end federal funding for a clean-coal project in Meredosia.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois tops the U.S. Green Building Council’s annual list for per capita green building space.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Fracking is off to a feeble start in Illinois as slumping oil prices and the rigors of Illinois’ new regulations have energy interests waiting on the sidelines.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — Plummeting temperatures are pushing large numbers of bald eagles south into Illinois as they search for fish in rivers and lakes that haven’t completely frozen over.
CHICAGO (AP) — Cook County has recycled more than 1 million pounds of documents dating back to the 1960s in an effort to clear out storage space.
MCCULLOM LAKE, Ill. (AP) — A Philadelphia-based chemical manufacturer has settled lawsuits with more than 30 people who lived near a plant in northern Illinois, ending a legal battle over an alleged brain cancer cluster.