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Archive for the ‘Renewable Energy’ Category

Monday, February 2, 2015 Windmills erected for DTE Energy near Bad Axe in Huron County. Utilities fought the law that forced them to look for wind and solar sources. The 2008 Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) required companies to get 10% of their energy from renewables. Socialist Ontario and Ohio passed standards more than double Michigan's.

Earth Can’t Wait for Snyder

Sunday, September 7, 2014 Taylor Street near Woodward on what has become a typical afternoon in Detroit. Rain doesn't fall anymore. It pounds.

Why Wacky Weather

Monday, December 31, 2012

Snyder Embracing Energy-Efficiency

Tuesday, November 20, 2012 Deciduous forest near Crystal Falls in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, July 27, 2010. (Rights reserved by Andrew Schaefer)

No Debate. Make Michigan Green Like Sweden

Tuesday, September 25, 2012 This is the boiler at 677 Atkinson in Detroit. An inspector found it to be only 60% efficient. Homeowners commonly are stuck with high heat bills. Often they don't know how to finance energy upgrades. Or they don't even know how to identify the source of their heat and electricity waste. Better Buildings for Michigan will help.

Sign Up & Save On Heat Bills

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 Tabitha Skervin is a senior from Philadelphia majoring in international relations.

MSU Students Seeking End To Campus Coal Plant