Among other things, the MPSC sets the rates Michigan consumers pay for electricity and other public services.
The MSPC maintains open communication with stakeholders, policymakers, local energy providers, consumers, and the public to support their core objectives:
The MPSC also makes important regulatory decisions regarding renewable energy policy in our state, including how to integrate renewable resources into Michigan’s electric system in ways that support reliability, affordability, and fairness.
Along with the Michigan Legislature, the MPSC helps establish a positive energy agenda to power a stronger, more stable, and increasingly clean energy future.
The first official day of summer may not be until June 21, but for most of Michigan it sure feels like summer is already upon us. As temperatures rise, so too does our energy use as we try to beat the heat.
Responsible regulation is one of the foundational pillars of Michigan’s energy market. A well-regulated energy market is absolutely critical for Michigan. Responsible regulation helps keep energy reliable, affordable, and increasingly clean and sustainable—all while ensuring fairness for all Michigan homes and businesses.