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State Government

Illinois Green Governments Coordinating Council

Governments across Illinois are adopting a green way of thinking and operating. The Illinois Green Governments Coordinating Council helps state agencies, units of local government, and educational institutions improve the sustainability of their operations and policies.
Find out more about the Green Governments Coordinating Council (GGCC).

Find out more about the GGCC subcommittees.

Sustainability Planning

The Go Green Planning Pro application helps government agencies assess their sustainability efforts, create sustainability plans and track their progress. State agencies must use the application to comply with the Green Governments Illinois Act.
Find out more about sustainability planning.

Sustainable Government Symposium

The Green Governments Coordinating Council hosts an annual day-long symposium targeted toward state agencies. The 2008 Sustainable Government Symposium was held on Friday, December 12 at the Illinois Department of Agriculture Building on the State Fairgrounds in Springfield.
Find out more about the Sustainable Government Symposium.

Additional State Government Resources

Downloadable flyer on Illinois State Government Environmental Resources

Illinois Energy Efficiency Portfolio Standard (EEPS) Funding

DCEO Bureau of Energy & Recycling

IEPA Illinois Green Fleets

CMS Green Practices

Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC)
(Formerly Waste Management & Research Center -- WMRC)

Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources

I-CYCLE: State of Illinois Recycling

State of Illinois Videoconferencing Services

State of Illinois Green Contracts
(See link in left column for "Green Contracts")