Advocates say upcoming appointments offer Gov. Whitmer an “opportunity to really push things” where her predecessor didn’t.
Michigan residents might not have to wait for the next polar vortex to hear more about demand response.
Groundwater contamination has been detected at a majority of the state’s 37 coal ash ponds, some of which are unlined.
The agreement with Consumers Energy follows a complaint about a nonprofit group linked to the utility.
Previous cost estimates have not been updated since the state proposed a utility tunnel under the Straits of Mackinac.