Chicago Happenings

This is a list of the People, Events, and Organizations behind clean energy in Chicago.




JCESR – Joint Center for Energy Storage Research

Research Institute in Argonne lab funded by the DOE. Focused on advancing energy storage technology.

Energy Foundry – Early Stage Venture Capital

Connects investment and works with early stage energy start-ups.

Young Professionals in Energy – Connects energy professionals

Puts on events to help develop and connect young energy professionals.

Coalition: Energy – Co-working Hub

Provides space and guidance to energy start-ups.

RDCEP – Robust Decisionmaking on Climate and Energy Policy

Joint partnership between the University of Chicago and Argonne to bring together researchers working on problems under uncertainty in energy and climate providing tools, models, and frameworks to analyze different energy topics.