Durbin Talks Clean Energy With Illinois Municipal Electric And Utilities Association

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) today met virtually with Illinois members of the Illinois Municipal Electric/Utilities Association (IEMA/IMUA) to discuss clean energy tax incentives, climate change policy, and grid security. During their conversation, Durbin spoke about the importance of transitioning the power sector to carbon-free energy sources and the urgent need to secure the United States’ electrical grid from cybersecurity threats.


“Today, I had a great discussion with members of IEMA/IMUA on the clean energy policies that will reduce greenhouse emissions and save our planet,” said Durbin. “Illinois is fortunate to have engaged organizations and leaders charting the effort for a cleaner planet for future generations.”