News releases from Consumers Energy
Consumers Energy, City of Jackson Announce 'Our Town' to Support Local Restaurants, Provide Meals to Community
January 19, 2021
Consumers Energy and the City of Jackson today announced the start of the Our Town meal distribution program, a one-of-a-kind collaboration in Michigan to support local restaurants and provide free...
Consumers Energy's Gratiot Farms Wind Project Now Producing Power
January 11, 2021
Kayne Anderson Sites in Saginaw and Genesee Counties Doubling Solar Energy Available for Consumers Energy Customers
Consumers Energy Foundation Makes Over $480,000 in Grants to Help Michigan Nonprofits with COVID-19 Relief
January 05, 2021
The Consumers Energy Foundation today announced over $480,000 in grants to help Michigan nonprofits provide critical help to communities across Michigan. The Foundation has now provided $5.4 million in...
Imagine a stretch of highway connecting Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids returned to forest. That is roughly 501 acres worth of pavement or about 380 football fields. It's also the environmental equivalent...
Consumers Energy Provides Holiday Cheer with $500,000 to Support Michigan Small Businesses
December 10, 2020
Consumers Energy Completes 90-Mile Saginaw Trail Pipeline
November 23, 2020
Consumers Energy Foundation Powers Jackson YMCA to Reach $6 Million Fundraising Milestone for New Building
November 12, 2020
The Consumers Energy Foundation and Jackson YMCA today announced they have achieved a $6 million challenge for the YMCA's campaign to build a new building – overcoming the COVID-19 pandemic to meet the...
Consumers Energy Seeking Military Veterans for Electric Lineworker Apprenticeships
November 10, 2020
Building on its legacy as a top workplace for veterans, Consumers Energy is recruiting military veterans with electric experience to join its new Basic Electric Lineworker Apprentice program, earning...
Consumers Energy Foundation Provides $250,000 to Support Skills Training for Nearly 8,000 Students
October 21, 2020
The Consumers Energy Foundation today announced a $250,000 grant to Youth Solutions to provide skills development to expand its Jobs for Michigan's Graduates' Postsecondary and Career Pathways...
Energy Partners Collaborate to Promote, Fill In-Demand Jobs During Careers in Energy Week
October 15, 2020
Consumers Energy recently removed long-retired energy infrastructure from the Straits of Mackinac as part of its commitment to protecting Michigan's environment.
Consumers Energy Commits $12 Million to Help Michigan Customers Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic
September 29, 2020
Consumers Energy is providing $12 million to help Michigan residents and small businesses with energy bills, making an unprecedented commitment to helping customers and communities the COVID-19...
Orphaned Fawns Get New Lease on Life on Consumers Energy Land in Southeast Michigan
September 24, 2020
A first-time collaboration between Consumers Energy, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and a certified wildlife rehabilitator will offer three orphaned whitetail deer fawns a chance to...
Consumers Energy Foundation Provides $250,000 to Support Job Readiness in Four Southwest Michigan Counties
September 17, 2020
Deadly Virus Leads to Deep Reflection for Consumers Energy Employee, Urges Use of Masks
September 10, 2020
Six months after Michigan announced its first positive COVID-19 cases, Consumers Energy gas distribution employee Eric Florka feels fortunate today to have survived a threat to his life and provide an...
Consumers Energy Recognized by Forbes Magazine as Best Employer for Women in Utility Sector
September 01, 2020
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 the dark after strong storms tore through the...
Consumers Energy Announces Locations for Electric Vehicle Fast Charging Stations, Providing Boost to Michigan Drivers
July 31, 2020
Consumers Energy Foundation Provides $135,000 to Michigan Nonprofits Through COVID-19 Pandemic
July 13, 2020
Consumers Energy Offers Tips to Save Energy and Money as Summer Temperatures Soar Heading into July 4th Holiday
July 01, 2020
Consumers Energy Foundation Provides $100,000 to Support Social Justice and Racial Equality Efforts in Michigan
June 15, 2020
The Consumers Energy Foundation today announced $100,000 in grants to support the Black Lives Matter movement, fight racism, shape systemic change and create opportunities in Michigan. The grants are...
As warmer summer weather settles into Michigan, Consumers Energy is reminding anyone performing aerial work to look up and avoid overhead electric lines.
Consumers Energy Providing 100,000 Google Nest Thermostats to Michigan Households During Pandemic
May 19, 2020
Consumers Energy Foundation Announces $500,000 Grant Supporting Most Vulnerable Affected by COVID-19
March 19, 2020
The Consumers Energy Foundation is supporting two statewide organizations with a $500,000 contribution to help enhance critical services for Michigan children, vulnerable seniors and those who may need...
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 protects the planet for future generations.
Consumers Energy Foundation Announces $50,000 in Support for Michigan's Small Towns in 'Put Your Town on the Map' Competition
February 05, 2020
The Consumers Energy Foundation announced today it is again sponsoring a competition that will provide $50,000 to support big ideas in small towns across Michigan's Lower Peninsula.