The Daily Northwestern

Sustain Evanston discusses initiatives to reduce greenhouse gas emission

Jacquelyn Guillen, Reporter

October 20, 2014

Environmental leaders and activists spoke Saturday about different initiatives by community members to reduce Evanston’s greenhouse gas emissions. Sustain Evanston, a network of organizations and people working to improve...

Evanston festival touts driving alternatives

Jennifer Ball, Assistant City Editor

September 8, 2014

Evanston hosted a street festival Sunday on Main Street, encouraging residents to support the city’s pro-biking initiative and embrace modes of transportation besides driving. Community members who attended the “Streets...

Evanston’s new renewable energy contract part of a statewide trend

Sophia Bollag, City Editor

May 13, 2014

Evanston approved a contract Friday with a new energy supplier that will allow residents to purchase 100 percent renewable energy, making it one of more than 90 communities in Illinois with such a contract. The new three-year...