The process requires utilities to account for the costs and benefits of renewables, efficiency, and fossil fuel investments.
A new policy database aims to help cities, counties and townships be proactive when it comes to land-use issues.
Michigan has the potential to be the center of a 21st century automotive industry powered by electricity, writes Laura Sherman of the Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council.
“The idea would be to make Michigan less of an electrical peninsula,” a state utility regulator said.
Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin so far have done little to make solar accessible to all, clean energy advocates say.