With the advent of electric aggregation, Illinois consumers have been almost constantly bombarded with offers from electricity suppliers trying to get you to switch to their service. The latest angle appears to be the offering of "green plans," apparently trying to appeal to the consumer that wants to take a stand against fossil fuels. But Citizen's Utility Board spokesman Jim Chilsen says there is no way to guarantee a "green" plan will only send you "green" power.
And that means that by buying a certificate, somewhere along the power grid, renewable energy will be added. You can get the agency's free "Guide to Renewable Energy Plans" emailed to you through at CUBHELPCenter.com