MEC3 Conference Summary

Conference brought corporate buyers of renewable energy together with stakeholders

The 3rd Annual Michigan Energy Conference, held in Detroit, Michigan, brought corporate buyers of renewable energy together with utilities, their regulators, non-governmental organizations, and renewable energy solution suppliers to discuss pathways that would facilitate greater access to renewable energy.

U.S. businesses, including General Motors, Dow Corning, Whirlpool Corporation, Herman Miller, and Switch, laid out the reasons they see renewable energy procurement options as a key driver of competitive advantage, employee engagement, and as a hedge against future volatility in energy prices and availability. For these companies and their peers, access to clean energy is a key variable affecting decisions regarding site selection and expansion.

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