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Can’t Pay The Winter Heating Bill? There’s Help Available

Consumers Energy says customers who qualify can seek financial help even if they are on a payment plan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/07/2015

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Michigan Announces $22 Million In Aid To Pay Utility Bills

Utility regulators have announced $22 million in federally funded grants to help low-income state residents keep their lights on and their homes warm.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/23/2015

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Vietnam Vet Dies Of Hypothermia After Heat Shut Off To Home

John Skelley was discovered unresponsive, huddled under blankets in front of a space heater on Feb. 1.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2015

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Regulators Order Changes After 2013 Ice Storm

The state’s biggest utilities have been ordered, among other things, to make it easier for customers to get credits on bills when they suffer losses due to outages.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2014

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Consumers Energy: ‘No Immediate Danger’ From Gas Leak In Bloomfield Township

While the scent of gas filled the air, a Consumers Energy representative told WWJ Newsradio 950, there was no immediate danger to those in the area of Middlebelt and Long Lake.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/23/2014

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Michigan International Speedway Green Efforts Rev Into New Gear

Michigan International Speedway is increasing its “green” efforts through a new partnership with Consumers Energy and the Environmental Protection Agency.

10/20/2014

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Consumers Energy Reminds Homeowners To Check Before They Dig

Consumers Energy said that with a rise in projects, they’re seeing an increase in damages and they’re reminding residents to call the hotline at least three days before a project.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2014

This photo, taken inside Kroger, shows some of the structural damage to the wall/ceiling area caused by the explosion. (Credit: Troy Fire Department)

Gas Leak May Have Caused Explosion At Kroger Grocery Store

Officials say the explosion happened shortly after crews from Consumers Energy arrived to investigate the possible gas leak.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2014

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DTE, Consumers Energy Forced To Make Changes After Last Winter’s Ice Storm

Scores of tree branches broke and fell from the weight of ice during the pre-Christmas storm, which knocked out power to roughly 650,000 homes and businesses.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2014

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Consumers Adds More Renewables To Portfolio, Sets MSU Session On Digesters, Residential Solar Projects

The Jackson utility Consumers Energy Wednesday announced a new renewable energy program to buy electricity produced by anaerobic digesters. The utility will provide more information on the digesters as well as residential solar projects in an information April 8 in Lansing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/19/2014

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