Call for Clean, Reliable and Equitable Electricity in Consumers Energy IRP

Samantha Williams, of the Natural Resources Defense Council, issues a call to action to encourage clean, reliable and equitable energy in the upcoming Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) for Consumers Energy in Michigan. Consumers Energy has an important regulatory filing coming up that is going to impact every single person living in Michigan. … [Read more...]

Puerto Rico Approves Utility Plan with Microgrid Mandate

After two years of debate and planning, Puerto Rico finally appears positioned to re-create its electric grid with microgrids and renewable energy, mandated in a new utility integrated resource plan (IRP). The mandate came from the Puerto Rico Energy Bureau, the island’s chief energy regulator, in late August. Utility IRPs are guiding … [Read more...]