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Sep 17, 2020, 09:29 ET Consumers Energy Foundation Provides $250,000 to Support Job Readiness in Four Southwest Michigan Counties

The Consumers Energy Foundation today announced a $250,000 grant to Youth Opportunities Unlimited (YOU), expanding career readiness training and...


Sep 10, 2020, 06:00 ET Deadly Virus Leads to Deep Reflection for Consumers Energy Employee, Urges Use of Masks

Six months after Michigan announced its first positive COVID-19 cases, Consumers Energy gas distribution employee Eric Florka feels fortunate today...


Sep 01, 2020, 06:00 ET Consumers Energy Recognized by Forbes Magazine as Best Employer for Women in Utility Sector

Consumers Energy has been named the best employer for women in the utility sector and tied for third best employer in Michigan according to a new...


Aug 27, 2020, 14:00 ET Consumers Energy Aiding Endangered Aquatic Species Recovery in Grand River

Consumers Energy is helping biologists with Central Michigan University and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources give Mother Nature a hand to ...


Aug 11, 2020, 18:02 ET Consumers Energy Crews Headed to Indiana in Support of Storm Restoration Efforts

More than 50 men and women from Consumers Energy are headed to Indiana Wednesday to assist in restoring power to more than 40,000 customers still in...


Jul 31, 2020, 06:00 ET Consumers Energy Announces Locations for Electric Vehicle Fast Charging Stations, Providing Boost to Michigan Drivers

Consumers Energy announced today that the first PowerMIDrive fast charging stations for electric vehicles are now operating in four Michigan...


Jul 13, 2020, 06:00 ET Consumers Energy Foundation Provides $135,000 to Michigan Nonprofits Through COVID-19 Pandemic

The Consumers Energy Foundation today announced $135,000 in grants to assist 14 Michigan nonprofit organizations, helping them meet critical needs as ...


Jul 01, 2020, 06:00 ET Consumers Energy Offers Tips to Save Energy and Money as Summer Temperatures Soar Heading into July 4th Holiday

With daytime temperatures soaring to 90 degrees or higher for the rest of the week across Michigan, Consumers Energy is offering ideas to help...


Jun 15, 2020, 06:00 ET Consumers Energy Foundation Provides $100,000 to Support Social Justice and Racial Equality Efforts in Michigan

The Consumers Energy Foundation today announced $100,000 in grants to support the Black Lives Matter movement, fight racism, shape systemic change...


Jun 04, 2020, 11:00 ET Consumers Energy Urges Safety When Working Around Overhead Electric Lines

As warmer summer weather settles into Michigan, Consumers Energy is reminding anyone performing aerial work to look up and avoid overhead electric...


May 19, 2020, 13:00 ET Consumers Energy Providing 100,000 Google Nest Thermostats to Michigan Households During Pandemic

Consumers Energy today announced a partnership with Google and Uplight to provide Google Nest thermostats to up to 100,000 households, helping...


May 08, 2020, 06:30 ET Consumers Energy, Habitat for Humanity Team for Power of Home Campaign

Consumers Energy and Habitat for Humanity of Michigan have teamed to provide vital financial support to Habitat affiliates that have been severely...


Mar 19, 2020, 09:35 ET Consumers Energy Foundation Announces $500,000 Grant Supporting Most Vulnerable Affected by COVID-19

The Consumers Energy Foundation is supporting two statewide organizations with a $500,000 contribution to help enhance critical services for Michigan ...


Feb 24, 2020, 11:00 ET Consumers Energy Commits to Net Zero Carbon Emissions, Takes Stand for the Planet

Consumers Energy today announced a goal to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2040, the next step in an industry-leading Clean Energy Plan that...


Feb 05, 2020, 06:00 ET Consumers Energy Foundation Announces $50,000 in Support for Michigan's Small Towns in 'Put Your Town on the Map' Competition

The Consumers Energy Foundation announced today it is again sponsoring a competition that will provide $50,000 to support big ideas in small towns...


Jan 23, 2020, 11:00 ET Bank of America, the Consumers Energy Foundation and The Right Place, Inc. Announce Development of New Venture Fund

Leaders at Bank of America, the Consumers Energy Foundation, and The Right Place, Inc. will be developing the New Community Transformation Fund. This ...


Jan 21, 2020, 12:00 ET Consumers Energy Foundation Offers $3 Million to Power Campaign for New Jackson YMCA Building

The Consumers Energy Foundation today announced the largest grant in its history, a contribution of up to $3 million for the Jackson YMCA's campaign...


Jan 16, 2020, 10:21 ET Consumers Energy Approves Nearly 400 Rebates for Electric Vehicle Charging Stations, Building Network Across Michigan

Consumers Energy announced today it has approved nearly 400 rebates for electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at homes and in public locations...


Dec 13, 2019, 14:54 ET Consumers Energy Foundation Provides $150,000 Prosperity Award to Transform Owosso School into Artists Community

The Consumers Energy Foundation announced a $150,000 grant to transform Owosso Middle School into a residential and professional community for up to...


Dec 04, 2019, 09:37 ET Consumers Energy Cross Winds® Energy Park Phase III Now Producing Power

Consumers Energy announced Cross Winds Energy Park Phase III in Tuscola County today began serving customers and contributing 76 new megawatts of...


Nov 23, 2019, 14:00 ET Consumers Energy Foundation Announces $100,000 Prosperity Award to Expand Kalamazoo Farmers Market

The Consumers Energy Foundation today announced a $100,000 grant to expand and upgrade the Kalamazoo Farmers Market, part of $500,000 in its first...


Nov 04, 2019, 06:00 ET Colder Temperatures, Heating Season Ushers in Carbon Monoxide Safety and Awareness Week

With fall in full swing, colder temperatures mean furnaces across Michigan are heating up homes and businesses. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, Consumers...


Oct 03, 2019, 11:30 ET Six Consumers Energy Employees Recognized for Career Excellence, STEM Commitment at Women of Color Conference

Six women from Consumers Energy will be recognized for their leadership, innovative thinking and commitment to promoting science, technology,...


Sep 04, 2019, 06:00 ET Consumers Energy Ranks #1 for Customer Satisfaction in Midwest Among Large Natural Gas Providers

Consumers Energy ranks highest in customer satisfaction among large natural gas providers in the Midwest, according to the J.D. Power 2019 Gas...


Jul 18, 2019, 06:00 ET Consumers Energy Approves Over 125 Rebates for Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Throughout Michigan

Consumers Energy announced today that it has approved over 125 rebates for electric vehicle charging stations for drivers across Michigan – less than ...