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I&M Rate Case Settlement Marks Blow to Coal and Gains for Clean Energy

Utility’s original plan would have bolstered super polluting Rockport coal plant and “essentially killed” solar market in Michiana Lansing, MI - The Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) on Thursday approved an all-party settlement in a rate case for the Indiana Michigan Power Company, which serves more than 129,000 customers in southwestern Michigan and the Michiana ...


For Report Card Day, DTE Receives Failing Grades

Report card evaluates DTE’s proposed Integrated Resource Plan on climate, equity November 18, 2019 (DETROIT, MI) -- This weekend, students across Michigan opened their report cards looking for validation of the hard work they’ve put in so far this year. But they aren’t the only ones being graded. Clean energy, environmental justice and consumer advocacy ...

Net Metering

Like rollover minutes for a cell phone, net metering gives solar energy customers full credit on their utility bills for the excess clean power they contribute to the grid.

This simple billing arrangement is one of the most important state policies for helping Americans generate their own power from the sun. By encouraging private investment in local solar power, it’s creating jobs, reducing utility costs, and building a cleaner energy future for us all.