Members of the Illinois Retail Merchants Association (IRMA) are kept informed of special programs and opportunities through distribution of Market & Regulatory Updates, including opportunities to participate in special pilots, technology showcases, group purchasing programs, and other programs offered through the Association.

Examples of special programs spearheaded by IRMA include participation in the testing and evaluation of large-scale curtailment efforts, group supply purchasing programs, an emission free energy pilot, and a statewide Energy Star Appliance Retailer Rebate Program, to name just a few.