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Consumers Energy developing 250 MW solar project in Michigan

The Muskegon County project will support the utility’s goal of adding 8 GW of solar by 2040.

Portable off-grid solar provides electricity, water filtration and hot water

A device from Power Panel offers critical utilities for humanitarian needs and off-grid living.

Michigan passes 100% clean energy mandate

The Clean Energy and Jobs Act includes several bills that include a mandate that utilities sell 100% of electricity generation from emissions-free sources, though environmentalists argue it has opened the door for non-clean sources to participate.

Michigan on the cusp of its clean energy future

Clean Energy Future Plan will make Michigan a leader in clean energy, boost economy, create jobs and lower electric bills for residents.

Solar electric camper van with 250-mile range

Detroit-based Grounded introduced a new all-electric RV van built on a GM platform.

Cracked cathodes not all bad, battery scientists find

Scientists developed an innovative method to observe the inner workings of lithium-ion batteries and found that cracks which form in the electrode, something manufacturers do their best to minimize, may actually have benefits in allowing for faster charging.

Sunrise brief: Former coal plant to house 100-hour iron-air battery 

Also on the rise: Michigan utility settlement revises resource plan to add 3.8 GW of renewables. Secretary Yellen’s China mission underscores economic diplomacy, domestic climate policy nexus . And more.

Sunrise brief: Biden hails clean energy investments at new Enphase manufacturing site

Also on the rise: Michigan energy storage bills can serve as a model for the nation. DOE announces $45 million for pilot manufacturing of solar components. And more.

Michigan energy storage bills can serve as a model for the nation

Passing these bills would make the state among the most ambitious in the Midwest when it comes to growing storage capacity and encouraging business models that unlock the full potential of this technology, like the “virtual power plant” model.


Michigan bill proposes residential solar-plus-storage credits

Michigan customers would be offered $500 per kW for a new solar system and $300 per kWh for a new battery storage system, which would be doubled for low- and moderate-income customers.

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