Commitment to Action

Illinois Green Economy Network (IGEN)

Commitment by

Illinois Community College Sustainability Network

In 2010, The Illinois Community College Sustainability Network (ICCSN), a coalition of all 48 Illinois community colleges, committed to fostering market transformation of the green economy by expanding from six pilot sustainability centers to 12 model centers, as well as adding three new centers focused on green jobs. Through these centers, ICCSN will help residents and businesses learn how to incorporate green methods and technology. ICCSN colleges will use these centers to reach into their communities and network together to create economies of scale for market transformation.

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Commitment

Illinois Green Economy Network (IGEN)

Launched

2010

Est. Duration

1 year

Estimated Total Value

$15,000,000

Region

Northern America

Countries

United States

Commitment by

Illinois Community College Sustainability Network

Partner(s) of the Commitment Maker(s)

The Greenforce Initiative: Advancing Green Careers