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Oct 21, 2020, 06:00 ET Consumers Energy Foundation Provides $250,000 to Support Skills Training for Nearly 8,000 Students

The Consumers Energy Foundation today announced a $250,000 grant to Youth Solutions to provide skills development to expand its Jobs for Michigan's...


Oct 15, 2020, 10:00 ET Energy Partners Collaborate to Promote, Fill In-Demand Jobs During Careers in Energy Week

The Michigan Energy Workforce Development Consortium (MEWDC), a coalition of energy companies and educators, announced today it will launch an...


Oct 12, 2020, 06:00 ET Consumers Energy Removes Retired, De-Energized Cables in the Straits of Mackinac

Consumers Energy recently removed long-retired energy infrastructure from the Straits of Mackinac as part of its commitment to protecting Michigan's...


Sep 29, 2020, 11:00 ET Consumers Energy Commits $12 Million to Help Michigan Customers Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic

Consumers Energy is providing $12 million to help Michigan residents and small businesses with energy bills, making an unprecedented commitment to...


Sep 24, 2020, 06:00 ET Orphaned Fawns Get New Lease on Life on Consumers Energy Land in Southeast Michigan

A first-time collaboration between Consumers Energy, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and a certified wildlife rehabilitator will offer...


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...