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The Electric Vehicle Rebate Program begins July 1, 2022. See our Electric Vehicle Rebate Program page for details.

We safeguard environmental quality, consistent with the social and economic needs of the State, so as to protect health, welfare, property and the quality of life.

 Recent News


Pritzker Administration Announces Opening of Electric Vehicle Rebate Program for Illinois Residents
Program offers $4,000 rebate for purchase of an electric passenger vehicle or $1,500 rebate for purchase of an electric motorcycle
​Illinois EPA Announces More than $500,000 in Unsewered Communities Planning Grant Awards
Planning grants provide funding for communities to develop plans addressing wastewater collection and treatment
June 27, 2022
​Illinois EPA Announces $4 Million in Funding to the City of Rockford to Replace Lead Service Lines
June 9, 2022
​Illinois Officials Remind Residents to Use Caution When Recreating in Illinois Waters and Be Aware of Harmful Algal Blooms
June 9, 2022
Illinois EPA Announces Notice of Funding Opportunity for County Solid Waste Planning
$500,000 Available to Assist in Implementing Solid Waste Planning Obligations
May 2, 2022
Pritzker Administration Focuses Remaining $84 Million Volkswagen Settlement Funding on Electric Transportation and Infrastructure
Illinois EPA submits revised Beneficiary Mitigation Plan to Trustee
May 2, 2022
​Illinois EPA Invests Over $182 Million in Wastewater and Drinking Water Projects in Third Quarter of FY22
Over $8.5 Million in Principal Forgiveness Granted to Loan Recipients
April 29, 2022
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