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  1. MPSC directs Consumers Energy Company and DTE Electric Company to...Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2017 | State of Michigan

    LANSING, Mich. The Michigan Public Service Commission today rescheduled proceedings for Consumers Energy Company and DTE Electric Company related to the implementation of a State Reliability Mechanism , which addresses the long-term adequacy of the state's electric resources.

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  2. Snyder: Third of state lost electricity access in wind stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... customers. DTE Energy says about 515,000 customers were still without power after Wednesday's storm. Consumers Energy says about 94,000 of its customers remained without power Friday afternoon. Dozens of warming centers are open across Michigan. ...

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  3. Storm Restoration Effort Remains SteadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | WHTC

    Power has been restored to nearly 200,00 of the 311,000 customers as crews from Consumers Energy and contract crews work around the clock. The weather conditions helped with restoration and it continues around the clock.

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  4. Windstorm knocks out power to 1 million customers in MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... caution. More than 800,000 DTE customers were affected by the outages, while more than 300,000 customers of Consumers Energy Co , another Michigan utility, were without power, the companies said. Lauer of DTE advised residents to check on elderly ...

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  5. Latest: Most Michigan power should be restored by weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    Michigan's largest utilities say most electrical service should be restored by this weekend after damaging winds knocked out power to more than a million customers statewide. DTE Energy and Consumers Energy officials appeared with Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder at a news conference Thursday detailing damage and restoration efforts following Wednesday's windstorm.

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  6. Record Outages Slam MI as a Million Loose PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | FireHouse.com

    That's the fate facing an estimated million-plus Michiganders. They now must expect to survive as long as this weekend, as temperatures begin to plunge into the teens, before everyone can get back on the grid with heat and light, according to Michigan's two utility giants -- Detroit-based DTE Energy and Jackson-based Consumers Energy.

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  7. 27 percent of Jackson County customers still without powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | MLive.com

    Of the 319,000 Consumers Energy customers to lose power on Tuesday and Wednesday, power has been restored to 160,000 customers. As of 5 p.m. Thursday, March 9, 20,099 customers in Jackson County are without power - nearly twice as many as any other county.

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  8. State energy providers aim to restore power by SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Michigan Radio

    ... "That was a contributing factor to this many customers being affected in this particular wind storm." Consumers Energy expects to have 1.8 million new meters installed across Michigan's Lower Peninsula by the end of the year. The Jackson-based ...

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  9. More Jackson customers without power than any city with Consumers EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | MLive.com

    Only Kent County has more Consumers Energy customers without power, with 21,479. All power is expected to be restored in the state by 11:30 p.m. Sunday, said Terry DeDoes, Consumers Energy spokesman.

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  10. Crews work to restore power in Michigan after damaging windsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... Spokeswoman Stephanie Beres said it's the largest weather-related outage for the utility in 25 years. Consumers Energy says 187,000 of its customers were without power Thursday morning in other parts of the state after more than 300,000 were ...

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  11. Wind knocks out power to 1 million customers in MichiganRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2017 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... More than 679,000 DTE customers were without power early on Thursday, while more than 300,000 customers of Consumers Energy Co

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  12. MPSC seeks public comment on establishment of state reliability...Read the original story

    Feb 28, 2017 | State of Michigan

    ... it through a local utility under the SRM. suspending the schedules for the proceedings established for Consumers Energy Company (Consumers) and DTE Electric Company (DTE Electric) in its Jan. 20 order in Case Nos. U-18239 and U-18248, respectively; ...

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  13. MPSC authorizes Consumers Energy to increase ratesRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2017 | State of Michigan

    LANSING, Mich. The Michigan Public Service Commission today authorized Consumers Energy Company to increase its electric rates by $113,277,000 annually, effective March 7. Because the amount the MPSC approved is less than what the utility self-implemented in September last year, customers will see a refund, plus interest, in the future.

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  14. Utility crews prepare to battle bizarre winter weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    "We've been watching the weather closely and are certainly aware of the possibilities of outages in the Lansing and Jackson areas," said Consumers Energy Spokesman Brian Wheeler. "We're waiting to see if anything does happen, if it does, our crews will get to work right away," Wheeler said.

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  15. Consumers Energy Foundation awards grant to support Michigan Arctic Grayling InitiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | State of Michigan

    The Michigan Department of Natural Resources, the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians and Michigan Technological University have received a Consumers Energy Foundation grant of $117,175 to support efforts to bring back the extirpated Arctic grayling to Michigan waters. The Consumers Energy Foundation grant will fund work during 2017 to address two immediate needs for a successful reintroduction.

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  16. Nonprofits received $1.2 million from Consumers Energy, employees in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | MLive.com

    Of the $13.5 million Consumers Energy and its employees gave to nonprofits in 2016, more than $1.2 million went to Jackson-area groups.

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  17. Consumers Energy Employees Walk in Michigan Communities to Help Residents Stay Warm This WinterRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2017 | CSRwire.com

    Consumers Energy employees are encouraging community members to join them in Walks for Warmth across Michigan, raising funds to help families to stay warm. "Our employees live and work in the communities we serve, and we are focused on helping our friends, family members and neighbors when they face hardship," said Cathy Reynolds, Consumers Energy's senior vice president, who will take part in the Saginaw Walk for Warmth on Saturday and the Jackson walk Feb. 24. "Walks for Warmth are a simple and powerful way to put dollars into the hands of people who need help the most."

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  18. CMS Energy Move Your Feet to Help Others: Consumers Energy Encourages ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Electric Energy Online

    Consumers Energy employees are encouraging community members to join them in Walks for Warmth across Michigan, raising funds to help families to stay warm. "Our employees live and work in the communities we serve, and we are focused on helping our friends, family members and neighbors when they face hardship," said Cathy Reynolds, Consumers Energy's senior vice president, who will take part in the Saginaw Walk for Warmth on Saturday and the Jackson walk Feb. 24. "Walks for Warmth are a simple and powerful way to put dollars into the hands of people who need help the most."

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  19. Consumers Energy Consumers Energy, Employees Give Back to Michigan,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Electric Energy Online

    Consumers Energy and its employees are working to build a stronger Michigan, giving $13.5 million in 2016 to support early childhood education, United Ways, Habitat for Humanity and other nonprofit organizations across the state. "Our mission is to help Michigan to be a magnet state for residents to thrive and businesses to grow, providing access to world class cultural, educational and natural resources," said David Mengebier, Consumers Energy's senior vice president of governmental, regulatory and public affairs, and president of the Consumers Energy Foundation.

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  20. Consumers Energy Command CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    When disaster strikes and thousands of people are without power, there is a dedicated group people working to get your power restored. Jackson bureau reporter Aaron Dimick spent the day at Consumers Energy getting an inside look at their emergency operations.

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