Looking for ways to escape the heat and humidity this summer while saving money on your energy bill?
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.
Michigan utilities could add up to a $1 surcharge to electric bills to provide heating assistance to the poor under legislation that has passed the state House.
Consumers Energy estimated that more than 2,300 of its customers have sought approximately $1 million as victims of a nationwide utility bill payment scam that surfaced in Michigan earlier this month.
Weather is the number one cause of higher electric bills, especially as air conditioning usage increases along with rising outdoor temperatures.