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  • Quinn signs Band-Aid fix for solar

    Quinn signs Band-Aid fix for solar
    Gov. Pat Quinn said he will sign legislation Saturday to free up $30 million for the purchase of solar energy for Illinois electricity customers, a move expected to help the state catch up on its lagging renewable energy goals. “Thousands of...
  • PPL spinoff should bring stability to company

    PPL spinoff should bring stability to company
    PPL Corp.'s decision this month to spin off its power plants into a new company represents the latest fallout from the natural gas boom that has disrupted the nation's unregulated electric industry. Companies that make electricity hoping to sell it...
  • Des Plaines questions electric aggregation savings

    Des Plaines questions electric aggregation savings
    As the once-touted savings of municipal electric aggregation programs start to recede across some Illinois communities, Des Plaines officials want to wait until June before deciding whether to place an aggregation referendum question on the November...
  • The day ahead in business

    The day ahead in business
    Reports: Weekly jobless claims, Bloomberg consumer comfort index for week ending May 4 Local earnings: Allscripts Healcare Solutions Inc., Career Edcuation, CDW Copr., INland Real Estate Corp., Kemper Corp., Manitex International Inc., TreeHouse Foods...
  • Bill to free up solar power funds passes

    Bill to free up solar power funds passes
    State legislators Friday passed a bill that will open up money to purchase solar energy for Illinois consumers. The bill passed easily in both chambers and will allow Illinois to purchase solar power until a more permanent solution is presented to fix...
  • NRG Energy gets OK to buy Midwest Generation parent

    NRG Energy gets OK to buy Midwest Generation parent
    A federal bankruptcy court judge on Tuesday approved the sale of all assets and operating companies of Edison Mission Energy -- parent of Illinois coal plant owner Midwest Generation -- to New Jersey-based NRG Energy Inc. for $2.6 billion. The deal --...
  • Video gambling companies betting on women

    Video gambling companies betting on women
    A wave of video gambling establishments catering to women is starting to sweep across Illinois — cozy, well-lit spots with names like Stella's Place, Emma's Eatery, Dotty's and Betty's Bistro. They're a far cry from the stereotypical male-...
  • Commerce Commission orders electrical utility Ameren to cut its rates

    Commerce Commission orders electrical utility Ameren to cut its rates
    The Illinois Commerce Commission says Ameren Illinois must cut its electric rates by $48 million. The State Journal-Register reports that the ICC announced its decision Thursday after reviewing electric rates proposed by the utility when it submitted its...
  • Lobbyist Jack Dorgan is new Illinois GOP party chairman

    Lobbyist Jack Dorgan is new Illinois GOP party chairman
    Illinois Republican leaders on Saturday choose a lobbyist and Rosemont trustee to serve as state party chairman following several hours of closed door talks. Jack Dorgan's selection follows the resignation of former chair Pat Brady, who came under...
  • Lawmakers go along with ComEd rate hikes, override Quinn

    Lawmakers go along with ComEd rate hikes, override Quinn
    SPRINFFIELD -- Gov. Pat Quinn's effort to block ComEd from hiking rates was rejected by state lawmakers on Wednesday. The House voted 71-44 to override Quinn's veto of the legislation, the minimum number of votes needed to do so. The vote came a day...
  • Tornadoes Smash St. Louis & Shut Down Airport

    Tornadoes Smash St. Louis & Shut Down Airport
    Residents of damaged areas of St. Louis shuffled on Saturday through the rubble left by one of the most intense storms in the city's recent history. The storm and the tornadoes it spawned Friday night tore through the west side of St. Louis, forcing...
  • Tornado Roars Through St. Louis Airport

    Tornado Roars Through St. Louis Airport
    Crews worked to get St. Louis' tornado-battered airport ready to reopen on Sunday after it was hit by a roaring storm that also destroyed dozens of houses, tossed cars and knocked out power. A Red cross official said there were reports of at least 500...