An infusion of public and private funds is helping to expand the state’s network of public fast charging stations.
State regulators recently extended a DTE Energy program that allows customers to pay extra for renewable gas offsets.
Consumers Energy will target methane leaks in its system and buy renewable natural gas to offset what it can’t plug.
Without policy support, plant operators in Michigan say they can’t compete with wind, solar and natural gas.
Despite being a “no-brainer,” building solar on former industrial sites in Michigan is still easier said than done.