wind power


Why It Matters: Michigan’s Ballot Proposals

Six contentious ballot proposals are before Michigan voters on Nov. 6, including several well-funded measures backed by special interest groups and five that would require amending the Michigan Constitution.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2012

Energy Proposal Raises Debate Over Costs, Jobs

A proposal to require that Michigan utilities steadily boost their use of renewable energy sources over the next dozen years is stirring a whirlwind of competing claims about costs, jobs and spinoff issues that could leave voters dizzy with confusion.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/30/2012


DTE Wraps Up Work On Gratiot County Wind Project

DTE Energy says it’s wrapped up construction and started up full commercial operations at its Gratiot County Wind Project, which includes 133 turbines.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2012


Consumers Opens Caro Development Office For Cross Winds Energy Park

Consumers Energy has opened a development office in Caro as it moves forward with its Cross Winds Energy Park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2012


DTE Energy Plans Thumb Open House For Wind Suppliers

DTE Energy will host an open house for potential suppliers to learn about business opportunities with the company’s expanding wind portfolio.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2012

A fuel cell demonstration at Ferris State Univeristy's Michigan Energy Conference

Michigan Energy Conference Seeks Presentations

Ferris State University’s fifth annual Michigan Energy Conference — relocated to Grand Rapids and compressed to a single day for 2012 — has issued a call for presentations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2011

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GE Financing Gratiot County Wind Project

Chicago-based Invenergy Wind LLC said Wednesday that it has arranged equity financing for its Gratiot County Wind Project from GE Energy Financial Services, a unit of GE;

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/06/2011

Syzygy Biotech CEO Barry D. Nowak in the lab where his DNA amplifier is made

Tech Tour Day Six: Grand Tech At Grand Valley

Grand Valley State University was Tuesday’s tour stop on Day Six of the Great Lakes Innovation and Technology Report’s Spring 2011 Tech Tour.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2011


Ribbon Cutting Tuesday on New Wind Tower Plant In Monroe

A host of Michigan dignitaries plan to be on hand Tuesday as Ventower Industries will cut the ribbon on a new wind tower manufacturing plant in Monroe.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2011


Kettering To Hear About Wind Power For ‘Humanitarian Engineering’

A wind turbine expert, who is working to bring wind power to rural communities around the world, will return to his alma mater to speak to students this Friday, July 22, in Flint.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2011