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Consumers Energy | Environmental Responsibility

Our environmental policy is a promise to keep priorities in check. That means providing you with reliable energy while keeping our environment protected for generations to come.

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Consumers Energy Funds Habitat Improvement Project To Raise More Walleye for Michigan Anglers
MUSKEGON, Mich., June 18, 2019  /3BL Media/ – Upgrades funded by Consumers Energy will help the Muskegon River Walleye Pond produce 300,000 more walleye yearly for anglers and significantly reduce expenses to operate the Michigan Department of Natural Resources facility. A multi-year $140,607 grant from the Habitat Improvement Account (HIA) has been used to install a permanent power...
Jun 18, 2019 11:50 AM ET
Consumers Energy Releases 12 Rare Blanding’s Turtles Protected During Natural Gas Pipeline Project
SAGINAW, MI, May 16, 2019 – Twelve rare juvenile Blanding’s Turtles hatched from incubated eggs were released today back into a turtle-friendly habitat created for them near Saginaw by Consumers Energy employees. The eggs, two adults and a juvenile Blanding’s Turtle were rescued in 2018 from along the...
May 17, 2019 11:10 AM ET
Consumers Energy | Bright Future Blooms
Tom Hess has worked with many companies during his 28-year career as an environmental inspector. In many cases, Hess has experienced clients who tolerate his environmental recommendations, or do only what’s required — often with pressure. Thus, Hess wasn’t sure what to expect when he proposed spending extra money to restore construction areas on a major natural gas pipeline...
Apr 30, 2019 8:30 AM ET
Consumers Energy Helps Grand Rapids Reach 40% Tree Canopy Goal
Did you know one tree can produce enough oxygen for up to four people? According to the Arbor Day Foundation, planting trees has many benefits including improving air quality, protecting wildlife and enabling energy savings. In 2009, the City of Grand Rapids introduced a goal to achieve a 40 percent tree canopy...
Apr 26, 2019 9:25 AM ET
Consumers Energy Foundation Calls for Planet Awards Applications Supporting Michigan’s Natural Resources with $500,000
JACKSON, Mich., February 18, 2019 /3BL Media/ – The Consumers Energy Foundation is strengthening its commitment to Michigan’s environment by announcing new plans to provide $500,000 to nonprofits for projects aiming to preserve, restore and protect Michigan’s natural resources. The first Planet Awards will provide as much as $250,000 to two or more Michigan nonprofits aiming to make a...
Feb 18, 2019 10:20 AM ET