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Clean Energy Jobs Act

Wind turbines
David Mercer / AP

Green energy advocates are pushing Illinois lawmakers to back a plan to wean the state off fossil fuels by 2050.

Holding sign at climate strike
Izzy Carroll / WGLT

Cries of “Fossil fuels have got to go” rose into the air Friday afternoon as students in bright orange vests held up traffic, waving on at least 250 climate strikers marching through Uptown Normal.