Slide 1

Business as Usual (BAU)

Under the Clean Energy Development Plan:

Pollution Reduction in
Clean Energy Plan

Wind Energy Today

NREL: Illinois Wind Resource Map

Wind Energy Land Use

Wind Energy and Birds

Sources of Bird Mortality (annual)

US DOE Wind Energy Workshop for Illinois

Slide 11

50 Mile Biomass Radii for IL Coal Plants
(courtesy of The Nature Conservancy)

Energy Crops Can Create Bird Habitat

Solar: PVs and Thermal

Using Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Opportunities

Economic Benefits of
Clean Energy

Midwest High Speed Rail Network

Environmental Advantages
of High Speed Rail

Recommended Policies

Slide 21

New Clean Generation Capacity in the Clean Energy Development Plan

Midwestern Wind Resources

New Renewables State by State - 2020