Climate Change & Energy Programs

What Is Climate Change?

Climate change refers to global changes caused by greenhouse gases trapping heat and warming global temperatures. These changes increase storms, droughts, flooding, wildfires, hot days, and air pollution, putting our economy and health at risk.
Learn ways we are taking action and join us below.

People of faith are taking action on climate through advocacy, by reducing energy use, and by building resilience to the effect of climate change.

Energy and Climate Programs


Learn ways you can increase energy efficiency, saving money and reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

Sign up for Smart Energy

Find ways to lower your bills and conserve energy in IL through your electric utility.

Install Solar Panels

Reduce your faith community's carbon footprint by installing solar panels at your House of Worship.


Tell your legislators climate action is important to you!