Climate and Renewable Energy Laws, Accords, Ordinances

Climate and Renewable Energy Laws, Accords, Ordinances

Action on climate and renewable energy legistlation, accords and ordinances are happening at the global, national, state and local level. Follow the links here to learn more and get involved.

Local

Carbondale, Illinois

Carbondale (Illinois) Sustainability Commission – Ordinances, links to green resources, and council meeting info

State

Illinois

Climate and Equitable Jobs Act (press release) – signed into law in Illinois on 9/15/21

Illinois Clean Jobs Coalition – advocates for the Illinois Climate and Equitable Jobs Act

CEJA Toolkit – What’s in the Illinois Climate and Equitable Jobs Act

National

Whitehouse.gov Fact Sheet: The Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal – “Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act – getting signed into law by President Biden 11/15/21

Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act – Congress.gov

Global

COP26 homepage – latest global meeting for global and local entities aiming to come together to work on climate mitigation and adaptation