Power for the People: Local & Global Perspectives on Community Energy

Jul 17, 2024 12:00PM—1:00PM



Cost Free

Event Contact Twyla Neely-Streit | Email


Join Illinois Green Alliance for an engaging exploration of community energy systems, focusing on Chicago community solar and geothermal systems and incorporating pioneering examples in Denmark. Discover how local initiatives and policies drive large-scale electrification, creating sustainable, resilient, and equitable energy solutions. Delve into the equity implications of energy transitions and how community energy systems can bolster economic and societal benefits into our communities.


  • James Feinstein, Policy Director, Arcadia
  • Marina Minic, Solar Programs Coordinator, Citizens Utility Board (Illinois)
  • Thomas Olmsted, Sr Energy Engineer, Ramboll

Continuing Education: Approved for 1.0 LU|HSW AIA CES credit; Eligible to self-report to GBCI for 1 CE hr.