Program Closure May 27, 2024 – June 2, 2024, 2024-25 Program Year Welcome Webinar Materials, Program Hours and Support

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The IPA announces new information related to coming up in Illinois Shines, Stakeholder Support, Program News, Ongoing Operations Updates, Application Processing Updates, Ongoing Program Portal Updates, and other Requirements and Reminders. The full announcement is available here. Topics covered include the following:  

Coming up in Illinois Shines

  • Events
  • Due Dates

Stakeholder Support

  • Extended Program Administrator Office Hours
  • Illinois Shines Program Holiday Hours
  • Application Tips and Tricks

Program News – New or Updated Items

  • Program Closure May 27, 2024 – June 2, 2024
  • Community Solar Updates and Reminders for 2024-25 Program Year
  • Clarification Announcement – Distributed Generation (DG) Installation Designees
  • Annual Report Requirement and Support
  • 2024-25 Program Year Welcome Webinar Materials
  • Application Processing
  • New to the Program Website

Program News – Previously Published Items

  • REC Transfers
  • Bi-Annual Reports
  • Minimum Equity Standard (MES) 2023-24 Year-End Report Open for Submissions
  • Illinois Power Agency Updates Equity Investment Eligible Community Map
  • Equitable Energy Future and the Community Solar Energy Sovereignty Grant Programs
  • IPA Releases Final 2024 Illinois Shines REC Delivery Contracts
  • IPA Published 2024 Long-Term Renewable Resources Procurement Plan
  • Dropbox Sign Security Incident
  • EEC Single Project AV Clarification

Ongoing Operations Updates

  • Part II Verification Cut Off for May
  • Re-Batching for ICC Meetings

Application Processing Updates       

  • Application Processing Tables 

Program Portal Updates 

  • Updates on Portal Issues, Improvements, and Future Releases 

Requirements and Reminders 

  • Stakeholder Feedback   
  • IPA Issues Request for AVs and Installer Designees Interested in Serving Stranded Illinois Shines DG Customers
  • Illinois Shines Legacy Portal Retirement
  • State of Illinois Employment Workshops
  • IPA Releases Request for Qualifications 24-RFQ-03 for Racial Disparity Study Consultant

Thank you!    
Illinois Shines Program    
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