An eastern U.P. energy provider is reacting to a recent agreement made aimed to cure the U.P energy crisis. Cloverland Electric says the agreement is lacking a short-term plan.
Residents and businesses in the Upper Peninsula are paying more this year for electricity, and their bills could increase even further as organizations in Michigan and Wisconsin argue over who should pay to operate a power plant in Marquette.
State officials say the brutal winter and the polar vortex is also likely to impact summer energy prices. Continue reading
Consumers Energy is asking for permission from the state to close several coal-fired power plants in Michigan.