Illinois’ electric vehicle charging infrastructure is on pace to double this year, buoyed by an influx of state and federal dollars.
The Biden administration is setting tougher standards for deadly soot pollution, saying that reducing fine particle matter from tailpipes, smokestacks and other industrial sources could prevent thousands of premature deaths a year.
Joliet Junior College has received a grant from State of Illinois meant to improve its automotive technology program to address the growing demand for electric and hybrid vehicle maintenance and will soon offer a degree in the subject.
DeKalb’s Citizens Environmental Commission recently announced the honorees of its 2023 P.R.I.D.E. awards, meant to recognize community members who champion conservation, climate awareness and energy efficiency.
Here are ways to kick out intrusive flora and fauna before they damage our environment.
The Will County Forest Preserve District is hosting an open house for couples interested in wedding venues at the Four Rivers Environmental Education Center in Channahon on Feb. 3.
Invasive plants and animals are hitching rides all over the planet.
Some Will County municipalities collect Christmas trees for recycling and composting as part of their curbside garbage collection services, while others offer drop-offs for trees.
The Chicago Wilderness Alliance has recognized the Lake County Forest Preserves with two prestigious awards.
Friends and members of the Environmental Defenders of McHenry County remember McHenry resident Alice Howenstine as the person who got curbside recycling started in the county.
. The deadline for the public to participate in a survey on future energy infrastructure in Will County is Wednesday.
Opinion | There’s a new way to be part of the growing effort: Meet DeCarbon DeKalb, a communication forum that began as climate science and powerful weather events made it clear that we need to reduce CO2, writes Steve Honeywell of the DeKalb Citizens' Environmental Commission.
The $1.1 billion barrier being designed for the Brandon Road Lock and Dam in Joliet Township aims to keep Asian carp from moving into the Great Lakes.
The Channahon Village Board of Trustees heard and responded to the outcry from already-frustrated east-side residents Wednesday when they denied TransChicago's plans for a semi dealership and service center east of I-55.
Most U.S. cities would have to replace lead water pipes within 10 years under strict new rules proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency as the Biden administration moves to reduce lead in drinking water