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Powering Michigan Forward Senate Hearing; EV Roundtable; and Michigan Saves

Welcome to the weekly newsletter of the Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council (Michigan EIBC), the business voice for advanced energy in Michigan. Here’s what’s new this week:         Michigan EIBC and Members Make Case for Solar Jobs at Senate Hearing Michigan EIBC members came out to a packed Senate Energy and Technology Committee hearing on Feb. 11 to explain to state legislators why the Powering Michigan Forward legislation is…

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Action On Distributed Generation Legislation Coming Up; E-Mobility Tour in Ann Arbor

Welcome to the weekly newsletter of the Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council (Michigan EIBC), the business voice for advanced energy in Michigan. Here’s what’s new this week:   Distributed Generation Legislative Effort Is Making Moves In Lansing The Powering Michigan Forward legislative package introduced last fall to address problems facing Michigan’s distributed generation sector is making important progress. Michigan EIBC needs help from its members and everyone who cares about solar…

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Consumers Energy CEO Patti Poppe to Keynote Michigan EIBC Conference, Gov. Whitmer Features EVs in State of the State Address

Welcome to the weekly newsletter of the Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council (Michigan EIBC), the business voice for advanced energy in Michigan. Here’s what’s new this week: Consumers Energy CEO Patti Poppe to Keynote Michigan EIBC’s 8th Annual Energy Innovators Conference  We are pleased to announce Consumers Energy President and CEO Patti Poppe as the keynote speaker of Michigan EIBC’s 8th Annual Energy Innovators Conference on April 22 at…

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Ambitious Renewable Energy Standard Proposed, Cost Declines Spur Energy Innovation and More

Welcome to the weekly newsletter of the Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council (Michigan EIBC), the business voice for advanced energy in Michigan. Here’s what’s new this week: New Bills Would Require 100% Renewable Energy for Michigan by 2050 On Jan. 23, state Rep. Yousef Rabhi (D-Ann Arbor) and state Sen. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) announced they are introducing legislation that would gradually increase Michigan’s clean energy standard. Under the bills, Michigan utilities…

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Michigan Local Governments Embrace Energy Efficiency, Upcoming 8th Annual Energy Innovators Conference

Welcome to the weekly newsletter of the Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council (Michigan EIBC), the business voice for advanced energy in Michigan. Here’s what’s new this week: Energy Efficiency Action Is Growing Among Michigan Local Governments, U of M Survey Finds Michigan local governments are pursuing energy efficiency measures, like energy audits and benchmarking, at a rate more than twice the rate 10 years ago, according to a new survey released…

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Michigan EIBC Newsletter – Jan. 10, 2020

ALJ Decision on DTE’s Resource Plan Sees Room For Improvement   DTE Energy’s integrated resource plan (IRP) will have a significant impact on the amount of renewable energy, efficiency and more components of advanced energy that Michigan’s largest utility will pursue over the foreseeable future. It was easy to miss because of the holidays, but on Dec. 23, an administrative law judge (ALJ) issued a proposal for…

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