Take Action for Public Transit in Indiana

A bill that would handicap public transit throughout Indiana is up for a hearing on 2/27. Please contact your state rep. today!


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Tell Your Legislators to Protect Indiana Wetlands

A bill to protect Indiana's wetlands is headed to the House! Please take action now for Indiana's wetlands. 


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Indiana General Assembly 2024

The Legislative Session is here. Visit our Bill Watch page for updates.


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Take Action: Community Solar for Indiana

Would you like to save money on your energy bills while sharing in the benefits of clean renewable energy? If so, local community solar is for you! Contact your state legislators today to advocate for community solar!


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What incentives do you qualify for?

Unprecedented opportunities are available for Hoosier households to save money and address climate change at the same time! New savings on appliances, electric vehicles, rooftop solar, battery storage, and efficiency improvements are now available through the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA). Discover your opportunities:


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Our Purpose & Passion

Tackling the Issues


The Hoosier Environmental Council is the voice of the people for the environment in Indiana — the organization with the passion and the plan to tackle our environmental challenges and help make our state a healthier, better place to live and do business.

Bill Watch 2024

Taking Advocacy to the Next Level

In partnership with lawmakers on both sides of the aisle and with a diverse coalition of public interest and business organizations, together, we will build a more positive future for Indiana. Follow our 2024 Bill Watch and our social media for opportunities to speak up for our state’s air, water, land, and quality of life.

2024 Bill Watch

The Climate Crisis

How HEC is Working to Act On Climate

Climate change is real. It is the result of human activities. And it will impact present and future generations. Join HEC and partner organizations as we #ActOnClimate.

The Science

The Science

The world’s leading climate scientists and scientific organizations, including the National Academy of Sciences and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, assert that human activities are the primary cause for climate change.



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Carbon Reduction

Carbon Reduction

HEC works diligently to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from all of the leading sources in Indiana, including power, industry, and agriculture.



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Climate Adaptation

Climate Adaptation

Even with our best efforts, the global climate will continue to warm due to “locked-in” greenhouse gases in the atmosphere. In order to support all Hoosier communities, we must adapt to Indiana’s current climate impacts and prepare for the future.



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HEC Green Businesses

We Are Stronger Together

HEC is the voice of the people for the environment in Indiana. Thank you to the Sustainable Superheroes, Wildlife Warriors and Planet Protectors HEC Green Businesses below who make our voice stronger. We encourage you to support the businesses who support HEC!
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MPI Solar
Renewable Energy Systems
C.H. Douglas & Gray Wealth Management
Inovateus
Eco Logic
NUVO
Broad Ripple Ice Cream Station (BRICS)
The National Bank of Indianapolis
Singer Wealth Advisory of Raymond James
Ambre Blends
Whole Sun Designs
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Concerned Citizen Portal

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Improving Kids' Environment Portal

Resources to safeguard children from environmental threats at home, at school, and in the community.

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