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Aug 24, 2015, 06:00 ET

Consumers Energy Earns Recognition for Commitment to Providing Careers to Military Veterans

 The Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency has recognized Consumers Energy as a "veteran-friendly" employer because of its commitment to recruit,...

Aug 20, 2015, 06:00 ET

New Consumers Energy Bill Provides Easy-to-Understand Information for Michigan Homes, Businesses

 Consumers Energy is providing a new, more streamlined bill for its customers, which is being sent by mail and email this week to households...

Aug 17, 2015, 16:00 ET

Consumers Energy Selects Charles Crews, Scott McIntosh as Vice Presidents of Gas Operations and Tax

Consumers Energy, Michigan's largest energy provider and the fourth-largest U.S. combination utility, announced today two leadership changes. The...

Aug 17, 2015, 06:11 ET

Consumers Energy Moving to Develop Renewable Energy with Community Solar Program in Michigan

 Consumers Energy is moving forward with plans to add new sources of renewable energy in Michigan, launching its community solar program called...

Aug 16, 2015, 12:00 ET

Michigan International Speedway Named as Consumers Energy's Green Generation Customer of the Year

Consumers Energy today honored Michigan International Speedway for its commitment to renewable energy, naming Michigan's largest racetrack as its...

Aug 14, 2015, 06:00 ET

Consumers Energy's Intern Challenge Puts New Employees to Work Improving Michigan's Communities

 More than 150 Consumers Energy summer interns made a difference in communities throughout Michigan, volunteering for 27 nonprofit...

Aug 11, 2015, 06:00 ET

On Aug. 11 (8-11), Consumers Energy Reminds Homeowners to Call MISS DIG in Advance of Digging Projects

 With damages up nearly 20 percent in 2015, Consumers Energy reminds do-it-yourself homeowners that August 11 (8-11) should provide an...

Aug 06, 2015, 06:00 ET

Consumers Energy Encourages Qualifying Residents to Apply for Michigan Home Heating Credit

 Michigan homeowners may still receive help paying their heating bills if they file by Sept. 30 for a State of Michigan Home Heating Credit....

Aug 03, 2015, 06:00 ET

Consumers Energy Kicking Off Local National Night Out Activities

 Consumers Energy will be joined by local broadcast media, law enforcement officers and governmental officials to host an early morning...

Jul 28, 2015, 06:00 ET

Consumers Energy Pipeline Inspections Part of Robust Program Designed to Enhance Safety and Reliability

 Consumers Energy is inspecting nearly 300 miles of natural gas pipeline this year to proactively seek and repair imperfections that could...

Jul 20, 2015, 10:00 ET
Consumers Energy, Grand Valley State University Break Ground on $15 million Leadership Center

Consumers Energy, Grand Valley State University Break Ground on $15 million Leadership Center

A unique partnership between Consumers Energy and Grand Valley State University will create a state-of-the art leadership center owned by the...

Jul 17, 2015, 06:00 ET

Consumers Energy Support Lets Fans Track AuSable River Canoe Marathon Teams from Devices Anywhere

 Consumers Energy is making it possible this year for anyone with a computer or smartphone to follow the most popular canoe race in...

Jul 16, 2015, 06:00 ET

Public Tours of Consumers Energy's Cross Winds Energy Park Offered by Caro Chamber of Commerce

 Public tours of Consumers Energy's Cross Winds® Energy Park in Tuscola County will be offered by the Caro Chamber of Commerce beginning...

Jul 13, 2015, 17:00 ET

CMS Energy Board Of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend On Common Stock

 The Board of Directors of CMS Energy has declared a quarterly dividend on the company's common stock. The dividend for the common...

Jul 13, 2015, 06:00 ET

Consumers Energy Receives Employer of the Year Award from International Right of Way Association

 The Consumers Energy team charged with acquiring and managing land rights for thousands of miles of gas and electric line corridors has been...

Jul 06, 2015, 06:00 ET

Consumers Energy Makes $100,000 Available in Grants to Support Tree Planting in Michigan Communities

 Consumers Energy is offering $100,000 in grants to Michigan communities this year to plant trees, an effort to encourage responsible tree...

Jun 29, 2015, 06:00 ET

Consumers Energy Employee Receives Michigan Gatekeeper of the Year Award

A Consumers Energy employee credited with taking action that provided lifesaving assistance to a Muskegon senior citizen in poor health was...

Jun 25, 2015, 06:00 ET

Consumers Energy Executive Mary Palkovich Receives National Recognition for Leadership, Employee Development

 Mary Palkovich, vice president of energy delivery for Consumers Energy, has been recognized by the Midwest Energy Association with a Maverick...

Jun 24, 2015, 06:00 ET

Consumers Energy Develops Community Solar Program to Power Michigan with New Renewable Energy Sources

 Consumers Energy today announced plans to move forward with a new community solar program, called Solar Gardens, that will develop renewable...

Jun 23, 2015, 06:00 ET

Consumers Energy Debuts New Technology to Help Monitor Power Lines, Equipment, Wind Turbines

 Consumers Energy launched an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) near a Jackson County electric substation Monday to help determine whether the...