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Smart Energy Policy keeps us on a path that will balance Michigan’s economic and environmental priorities and keeps electricity, reliable, affordable, and sustainable for everyone in our state.

MI's Political Process

Smart energy policy includes every aspect of Michigan’s political process, from the candidates we elect to the policy proposals they put forward—and ultimately enact.

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Responsible Regulation

Responsible regulation ensures energy remains reliable, affordable, and sustainable for all Michigan homes, businesses, and communities.

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Energy Assistance

No one should have to choose between paying for the essentials and keeping the power on.  Energy assistance helps low-income Michiganders meet their energy needs.

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Net Zero Emissions Requires a Comprehensive Approach

You’ve probably heard that DTE has raised eyebrows across Michigan and the entire country by announcing an ambitious new plan. DTE is going beyond its commitment  of 80% carbon reduction to a new goal of reaching for “net zero” carbon emissions by 2050.

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Local Energy Gives Back, Locally

We recently discussed some of the ways local energy providers work to support local communities by participating in an array of community-focused projects and initiatives. Today, we want to take some time to recognize some other ways local providers are giving back to help support everything from good old summertime fun to wildlife restoration and environmental education to economic and neighborhood development in communities across the state.

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Summer Refresh on Rates and Infrastructure Investment

Summer is heating up—and with the higher temperatures come increased energy use and greater demand. All of these factors can have a significant impact on the rates we pay for electricity. That’s why now is a good time to take a look back at some of our previous discussions on rates and infrastructure investments.

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