(30 ILCS 725/4.1)
(from Ch. 96 1/2, par. 7308)
The Department may
conduct policy studies in conjunction with appropriate state agencies.
The Department, in cooperation with appropriate state agencies, shall
develop an incentive program for encouraging the construction and use of
cost effective solar energy systems within this state. The Department
shall make recommendations concerning findings to the Illinois Commerce
Commission. The incentive program shall include:
(a) Study of laws, regulations, ordinances, rules and plans for the
purpose of determining the extent to which such laws, regulations,
ordinances, rules and plans inhibit or encourage the use of solar energy
(b) Study of the market penetration of solar energy system; and
(c) Study of solar skyspace protection.
(Source: P.A. 84-617.)