Consumers Energy Picks 31 Solar Power ProjectsConsumers Energy has selected 31 solar-powered projects offered by businesses, homeowners and nonprofit groups across Michigan's Lower Peninsula to supply renewable energy to customers.
Consumers Energy Provides Free Efficiency Gear To 180 Civic Groups In 2013Veterans organizations, homeless shelters, food banks and other nonprofit groups throughout Michigan are benefitting from an initiative by Consumers Energy to replace lighting, thermostats and more with money-saving, energy-efficient products.
Prison Officer Aims To Right Wrong In 1893 DeathA Michigan Department of Corrections officer is seeking national recognition for a 19th century prison guard fatally poisoned by an inmate who was pardoned decades later.
UM Health System, Allegiance Health To AffiliateThe University of Michigan Health System and Jackson-based Allegiance Health Monday announced they had signed a letter of intent to affiliate, with Allegiance Health becoming a member of the UMHS network.
8 Michigan Cities To Get Help On Development ProjectsEight Michigan cities have been selected to receive technical assistance with key economic development projects.
Learn How to Produce Renewable Energy for Consumers EnergyConsumers Energy is sponsoring a forum to provide information to anyone interested in a new program to sell electricity produced by anaerobic digesters.
Comcast Kicks Off Year Three Of Internet Essentials With Jackson EventComcast Corp. says it's "relaunching" its Internet Essentials offering of low-cost Internet access and computers to families of students eligible for free or reduced-price school lunches.
3 Michigan Cities Vote To Ease Marijuana LawsVoters have given a big thumbs up to proposals offering some legal protection to recreational marijuana users in three cities.
3 Mich. Cities Consider Easing Marijuana LawsVoters in three Michigan cities have a chance to give some legal protection to recreational marijuana users.
HCL Technologies Opens Michigan Technology Development CenterThe Sunnyvale, Calif. IT firm HCL Technologies opened its Michigan Technology Development Center in downtown Jackson Monday, where 120 new HCL employees will provide IT services to the Jackson-based utility holding company CMS Energy.
Consumers Breaks Ground For New Wind FarmConsumers Energy, its contractors, Tuscola County-area landowners and local government officials held a groundbreaking event Friday to officially start construction of the company's second wind park, called the Cross Winds Energy Park.
Consumers Energy, WILX-TV Fire Up New Mid-Michigan CamerasViewers of weather broadcasts on WILX TV, the NBC affiliate for the Lansing-Jackson market, will get a view from above of mid-Michigan communities as Consumers Energy sponsors the Weather Authority SkyCam Network.
Animals Kept Out, Power Kept On With Enhanced Control Measures At Consumers Energy SubstationsSquirrels, raccoons and other curious animals will have a more difficult time getting into Consumers Energy's substations and disrupting power because of control measures being put in place throughout the state.
Consumers Energy Releases First-ever Accountability ReportConsumers Energy has released its first-ever Accountability Report, an overview of the company's efforts to continue meeting Michigan's energy needs. The report highlights Consumers Energy's commitment to Michigan businesses, its corporate citizenship and role in making the state's air the cleanest it has been in a generation.
Consumers Energy Creates Mobile Storm Units To Speed Service RestorationConsumers Energy is stationing three new "mobile storm units" across Michigan to help crews restore power more quickly after damaging storms.