DTE’s recent IRP proposal could better embrace innovation in the advanced energy industry, writes Laura Sherman at the Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council. Here’s how.
DTE’s strategy, clean energy advocates say, is “less ambitious” than Consumers’ “transformative” long-range plan.
A proposed settlement between Consumers Energy and stakeholder groups was filed with regulators March 23.
A judge last month recommended that state regulators reject Consumers Energy’s integrated resource plan.
Clean energy groups won a victory last week after Minnesota regulators approved a long-range plan by Otter Tail Power Company that will double its investment in wind power and close a coal plant within the next five years.