Skip Navigation to main content U.S. Department of Energy Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Green Power Network
About the GPNGreen Power MarketsBuying Green PowerOnsite Renewable EnergyCommunity Renewable EnergyInformation ResourcesFinancial OpportunitiesHome

NREL Highlights 2015 Utility Green Power Leaders

May 2016

More News More News

Subscribe to E-Mail Update Subscribe to e-mail update


Free Webinar - How Universities Can Expand Solar in their Communities: Lessons from Utah’s and Oregon’s Community Bulk PV Purchasing Programs

August 24, 2016
3–4 p.m. ET

Previous Webinars More News

Green Power Market Status Report (2015 Data) Featured Green Power Reports

News Archive

Subscribe to Green Power News

Oak Park (IL) Offers 100% Green Power Option

December 2011 - The Village of Oak Park, Illinois, is initiating a 100% green powered community choice program for its residents and small businesses, which is expected to launch in January 2012. Community choice aggregation enables local governments to aggregate electricity demand within their jurisdictions in order to procure alternative energy supplies while maintaining the existing electricity provider for transmission and distribution services.
Oak Park's Village Board approved a two-year contract with Integrys Energy Services to supply 100% renewable energy certificates for the program. Customers who enroll in the community choice aggregation program will save about 25 percent compared to the current state-approved electricity rates with ComEd, Oak Park's existing electricity provider.

News Release - Oak Park opts for all-green electricity and big savings on rates

Additional Information - Community Choice - Aggregation

Contact: David Powers, 708-358-5781

Printable Version

Skip footer navigation to end of page.