Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Public Utilities Act. Requires the Illinois Commerce Commission to conduct at least one workshop and issue a report concerning how the development and construction of microgrids could strengthen and enhance the electric grid through reliance on the diverse supply options being connected to the grid by traditional suppliers and new market participants, such as the electric utilities' customers. Specifies objectives for the workshop and report. Defines "microgrid". Provides for repeal of the provisions on January 1, 2017. Effective immediately.