Winter’s icy grip may have melted, but at one mid Michigan college, the ice is just starting to take hold on campus.
Delta College, in Bay County, uses a thermal energy storage system to keep campus cool.
Delta buys electricity at night and on weekends when power is cheaper. It stores the energy in the form of 8-foot by 8-foot ice blocks. Then during the day when prices are higher, the melting ice cools campus buildings. Continue reading
Michigan’s juvenile justice system will be getting an overhaul in an effort to improve outcomes for youths.
Michigan was one of four states selected by the National Governors Association to examine ways to improve the juvenile justice system.
As we enter the second half of what’s been a cooler summer, some people might be wondering what’s in store for August. Continue reading
Rental properties in Saginaw can often be a breeding ground for crime. But a new alert system is trying to change that, by notifying landlords when the police or fire department is called to their properties.