Consumers Energy says it has signed a contract with Southfield-based Barton Malow Co. for engineering, procurement and construction services at its $255 million Cross Winds Energy Park, a 105-megawatt wind farm in Tuscola County. The contract is subject to approval by the Michigan Public Service Commission.
Solar projects planned by 16 residential customers have been selected to move forward as part of Consumers Energy’s ongoing implementation of Michigan’s energy reform law.
Four years after raising customers’ bills to meet mandates to sell cleaner power, Michigan’s biggest utilities are eliminating the fees or slashing them significantly.
One of Michigan’s largest utilities has agreed to pay $1 million after a natural gas line exploded, killing a Royal Oak man.
Consumers Energy will be joined by West Michigan area broadcast media, law enforcement officers and governmental officials to host an early morning kick-off Tuesday, Aug. 6 promoting the 30th Annual National Night Out in Grand Rapids.
Capgemini, a global provider of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, Monday announced a $40 million agreement to support a comprehensive smart meter program with Jackson-based Consumers Energy.
Addressing worries about the reliability of infrastructure, Consumers Energy is strengthening its commitment to customer safety and expanding its workforce by hiring nearly 300 people to build and replace gas pipelines.
Consumers Energy announced Friday that the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has approved an air permit for a natural gas power plant planned by the utility in Thetford Township in northern Genesee County.
Consumers Energy is celebrating today completion of a $175 million investment at its Ray Compressor Station.
It’s an engaging mix of high tech and low tech — a huge man-made lake along Lake Michigan where electric pumps suck water in at night, when electric demand is low, and where the water is released back out into the big lake in the afternoons, generating electricity when demand is at its peak.