renewable energy

Consumers Energy

Consumers Energy plans to become more environmentally friendly – while keeping customer bills stable. Capital Correspondent Cheyna Roth has more.

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Groups wanting to expand access to voting and boost Michigan's renewable energy requirement have seen the form of their ballot initiatives approved by the state elections board.

Hertel: Senate energy bills a 'good compromise'

Nov 11, 2016
Michigan Capitol
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More than a year after beginning the legislative process, the Michigan Senate has passed a pair of comprehensive energy bills.

Study: EPA plan would spike MI electrical costs

Apr 25, 2016
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A new study has found Michigan will feel an economic squeeze if and when the EPA’s Clean Power Plan is implemented. We look at that and other findings in the study with analyst Traci Taylor of East Lansing’s Anderson Economic Group.

Windmills at sunset
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Michigan business leaders will meet in Detroit on Tuesday to study advanced energy. Can renewable energy be good for the environment and the economy? We talk with two business energy experts.