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Congratulations to Delaney Bishop – 1st-ever scholarship awardee

On May 20th, 2018 the first ever Eric Foresman and Christine Nelson-Foresman scholarship was awarded to Linn Mar High School graduate, Delaney Bishop! Delaney learned about the Iowa Renewable Energy Association through volunteermatch.org. She volunteered well over 60 hours through the past 3 years and is helping us grow our Imagine Energy Volunteer team.  She plans to attend Iowa State University where …

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Ask Your Mayor to Apply for this Federal grant

https://www.transit.dot.gov/funding/grants/lowno Electric buses powered by the sun or wind IDOT can help them apply Jim Throgmorton Mayor of Iowa City Ph: 319-621-9391 jim-throgmorton@iowa-city.org Terry Donahue Mayor of North Liberty (319) 626-3774 mayor@northlibertyiowa.org John Lundell Mayor of Coralville Ph: 319.248.1700 jlundell@coralville.org Nicolas AbouAssaly Mayor of Marion Ph. 319-743-6305 Bradley G. Hart Cedar Rapids Mayor 319-286-5051 319-775-7938 b.hart@cedar-rapids.org Bill Bennett Mayor of …

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Express Transit Plans for the Corridor


April 9: I-Renew’s 2018 Plan Work with East Central Council of Governments (ECICOG) and Iowa Department of Transportation (IDOT) to help make Express Transit successful Promote the Federal low or zero emissions mass transit vehicles program in the I-380 Corridor, asking residents to encourage their City officials to apply for this grant Work with IBEW, ISETA and I-380 communities to …

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We need to keep contacting our representatives

The solar tax credit is on the chopping block Legislative leaders released updates to the tax reform bill today, and the bill proposes the elimination of Iowa’s solar tax credit program effective July 1, 2018. It is critical you call your legislators and the Governor NOW. Find your legislator at https://www.legis.iowa.gov/legislators/find, and then: Call the Senate Switchboard at 515.281.3371. Call the House Switchboard …

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International Visitors at the Jordan Solar Center

On Wed. Feb 21, President of the Board, Don White was honored to present to an Internation Delegation. They came to learn about the history of the organization, its evolution and how we have been able to stay viable for over twenty years.

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Let’s make 2018 the year of the I-380 Express Transit System

The 1-380 economic development engine that will save $millions of tax dollars and employ people in the I-380 “Imagine Energy” Corridor (Express Transit) System is a solution that attacks the source of local and global problems. The local problem of stormwater runoff increasingly contributing to flooding events is attacked by reducing the need to widen I-380. The global problem of …

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Action Alert – Support Clean Energy in the US


  Call the offices of your U.S. Representative and your U.S. Senators today, either at their Washington, D.C., offices, or at their in-state offices, to urge them to support climate action. This is part of a National Day of Climate Action sponsored by Citizens Climate Lobby to support CCL’s proposal for a “carbon fee and dividend.”

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