CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has approved a permit for Archer Daniels Midland Company to store carbon dioxide deep underground in Decatur, the agency said Friday.
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CHICAGO (AP) — A company embroiled for the past year in legal skirmishes over piles of petroleum coke and coal products on Chicago’s southeast side will close its facility and pay a $50,000 fine for violating a cease-and-desist order, city officials said Thursday.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — A new project hopes to bring new life to Lake Decatur’s sediment by providing a foundation that will allow prairie grasses to grow.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Obama administration announced a new 5-year plan for the Great Lakes on Wednesday that will accelerate efforts to address toxic pollution, invasive species and farm runoff and restore plant and wildlife habitat.
ROCKTON, Ill. (AP) — When bat-mating season coincides with construction season in Illinois, the bats win.
CHICAGO (AP) — Industry and environmental groups still hope for changes to new rules governing high-volume oil and gas drilling in Illinois.
CHICAGO (AP) — This week will be “Illinois Sister Rivers and Lakes Week” to highlight the importance of the Illinois River and Lake Michigan.
CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency approved permits for the FutureGen clean coal project to store carbon dioxide underground.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has signed a law adding black bears, cougars and wolves to Illinois’ list of protected species.