Illinois has the chance to make history by making it easier and speedier to invest in clean transportation technology. Becoming a clean transportation state will make Illinois a cleaner, healthier, more innovative and more prosperous place to live.
Electrification will improve the air we breathe and our environment all at the same time.
Investing in our future
Electrification brings with it a reduced environmental footprint, less pollution and an overall positive impact on our communities. It should be looked at as an investment in our future, providing healthier air and investments in our clean energy technology. This is critical in areas like Chicago, which ranks among the worst cities national for air pollution.
Illinois has a clean energy advantage.
Leading the nation
Illinois has a historic opportunity to become a leader in clean, healthy and affordable energy through electrification. We can become a model for other states and a national showcase for the power of clean transportation technology.
Electrification and clean transportation technology will boost Illinois’ economy.
Electrification is an economic stimulus. New, clean transportation technology will create new jobs and provide employment opportunities across the state. It will also revolutionize the way we travel and the way we transfer goods across the state and the nation – creating new economic opportunities across several sectors that include ridesharing, bus and freight transport.