Green Energy Advocate To Head State Utility RegulatorGov. Gretchen Whitmer has appointed a northern Michigan man to the agency that regulates utilities.
DTE Energy To Pay $840,000 Fine Over Billings, Improper ShutoffsA mess over billings and improper shutoffs has led to an $840,000 fine for DTE Energy.
Here's How Energy Efficient Michigan IsIf Michigan continues to improve, we could be in the top 10 most energy efficient states soon.
It Will Take 15 Years to Remove Dead Detroit Power LinesA utility says it will take years to remove 1,300 miles of obsolete power lines in Detroit.
Missouri May Soon Have Solar Panels on RoadwaysThis past session Missouri lawmakers gave permission to launch the practice on a trial basis.
Detroit City Council Approves Utility's Solar Array ProjectA utility seeks to develop a solar energy array in Detroit as part of a project designed to help stabilize a neighborhood and make use of vacant public property.
The Debate Over Michigan's Electricity Deregulation: What You Need To KnowThe debate, fueled by a high-stakes lobbying fight between two major utilities and their competitors, is intensifying this fall and is among a number of big energy issues facing lawmakers.
Natural Gas Set To Play Major Role In Michigan's Energy MixWith at least nine coal plants in the state slated to shut down in the next 10 years, natural gas is the likely replacement as the primary source for generating energy in Michigan, experts say.
Utility Rates Could Be Increasing For DTE CustomersIf approved, the average DTE customer would see an increase of about $3.25 in their monthly bills. It would be the first rate increase in four years.
Looking For Reliability, Detroit Public Schools Looks To Make Switch To DTEDTE Energy has already begun to build redundancy into circuits servicing several schools including the circuits connecting Emerson and Ludington schools.
Report: Mich. Set To Meet Renewable Energy TargetA report shows that Michigan's energy providers are on track to meet their 2015 renewable energy mandate, but are capable of more.
WSU College of Engineering To Host Two Career Fairs In OctoberEmployers looking to hire high-quality, experienced employees in full-time, part-time, internship and co-op positions can find them at the Wayne State University College of Engineering’s upcoming career fairs on Thursday, Oct. 3 and Thursday, Oct. 10.
Report: Renewable Energy Heating Up In MichiganA new report finds that most of Michigan's electricity providers are on pace to generate 10 percent of their power from renewable sources by 2015.
Public Process for Informing Michigan's Energy Future Kicks OffThe public input process announced in Gov. Rick Snyder’s Special Message on Energy and the Environment kicks off today with the launch of a new Web site and the schedule for seven public forums around the state.
Gov. Snyder Delivers Special Message On Energy, EnvironmentGov. Rick Snyder has released a new energy and environmental policy blueprint that calls for stepped-up production of natural gas in Michigan.