After ComEd bribery case, Illinois groups push for changes to clean energy bill

Utility Dive: Illinois legislators, utility leaders and stakeholders have worked to advance a bill to transition the state to zero emissions by 2030, but an investigation uncovering nearly a decade of alleged bribery activity in the state from Commonwealth Edison (ComEd) threatened the landmark legislation.

The Illinois Clean Jobs Coalition previewed on Wednesday an updated version of the Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA), to reflect the impact of COVID-19 on vulnerable communities and to increase accountability among utilities.

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