"“Chicago is continuing to invest in the industries of tomorrow in order to create the jobs we need today. Leading in alternative energies supports the kind of sustainable economic development and cost savings for our homeowners and businesses that we need." -- Mayor Emanuel
By increasing the efficiency of buildings and transportation, Chicago saves money, conserves resources, and reduces greenhouse gas emissions. Using clean and renewable energy sources improves air quality and invests in the industries of tomorrow. Explore the links below to learn more about Chicago’s energy efficiency and renewable energy strategies and how you can help.