House OKs $1 Fee On Utility Bills To Help PoorMichigan 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.
Smart Building Exteriors For Reduced Energy Costs, Cleaner EnvironmentWithin the "envelopes" of commercial and residential buildings rests the promise of major, new energy efficiencies in the built-environment, according to University of Michigan researchers.
Michigan Lawmakers Working On Heating Help PlanMichigan lawmakers say they'll come up with an agreement to raise money for a state fund designed to protect low-income residents from utility shut-offs.

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