Experimental Advanced Renewable Program (EARP)


Phase 20 and 21 Random Selection Event
The Random Selection Event for Phases 20 & 21 will be held on Wednesday, November 19th at 2 P.M. Click here for more details


Solar Photovoltaic

Consumers Energy is offering an incentive program for customers who have installed or wish to install solar photovoltaic (PV) systems on their property. Applicants are selected in quarterly phases and given one year to bring their system online. Participants in the program enter into a long-term offer agreement to sell the output from their systems to Consumers Energy at a fixed rate.

Learn more about the Solar program.


Anaerobic Digester

Consumers Energy customers selected to participate in our Anaerobic Digester (AD) program will be eligible to enter into a long term standard offer agreement to feed the output from their systems to the Consumers Energy distribution grid and be compensated at a scheduled rate.

Learn more about the Anaerobic Digester program.


Public Meetings





James B. Henry Center
3535 Forest Rd.
Lansing, MI 48910    

November 19, 2014

2:00 PM

Phase 20 & 21 Random Selection Event-Webcast


Additional Information

Learn more about interconnecting customer generation to the Consumers Energy distribution grid.

Applications can be sent to the EARP coordinators at EARP@cmsenergy.com or mailed to:

Consumers Energy
EARP Coordinator
1945 W Parnall Rd P13-304
Jackson MI 49201