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High winds up to 60 mph are expected in your area on Wednesday and into the Thanksgiving holiday, with the potential to cause power outages. Please prepare by visiting our Outage Center for more information and safety tips. You can also sign up to receive electric outage alerts via text, phone or email.

High winds up to 60 mph are expected in your area on Wednesday and into the Thanksgiving holiday, with the potential to cause power outages. Please prepare by visiting our Outage Center for more information and safety tips. You can also sign up to receive electric outage alerts via text, phone or email.

High winds up to 60 mph are expected in your area on Wednesday and into the Thanksgiving holiday, with the potential to cause power outages. Please prepare by visiting our Outage Center for more information and safety tips. You can also sign up to receive electric outage alerts via text, phone or email.

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Solar Gardens Locations

Harvesting Shared Energy

We’ve added new solar power plants to our portfolio of renewable and clean energy resources in Michigan’s Lower Peninsula. Read more below to learn about our various project locations.

  • Innovation at work − construction of our solar power plant at Grand Valley State University.
  • Working through the winter for spring production.
  • Solar panel installation underway.
  • Spring blooms and the new solar power plant went live on April 18, 2016.
  • Ribbon cutting ceremony.
  • Our crew of experienced technicians perform routine maintenance checks.
  • RENEWABLE ENERGY FOR MICHIGAN. THAT’S OUR PROMISE
  • Solar panels harnessing the sun’s energy.
  • One of our large arrays of solar panels.

Grand Valley State University

This 17-acre site located on GVSU’s Allendale Campus was completed in the spring of 2016. Containing 11,200 solar panels, it’s one of the largest community solar projects in Michigan, generating up to 3 mega-watts of electricity.

  • Construction of the 1MW solar power plant at Western Michigan University.
  • It takes a team of skilled and experienced people to deliver innovative solar energy solutions.
  • Working to bring our second Solar Gardens power plant to Michigan.
  • In-ground infrastructure is installed.
  • Project leader reviews site plan with team member.
  • The 1MW Solar Gardens site is complete.
  • RENEWABLE ENERGY FOR MICHIGAN. THAT’S OUR PROMISE.

Western Michigan University

Completed in the summer of 2016, this solar garden contains approximately 3,900 solar panels over 8.5 acres of land on WMU’s Kalamazoo campus at the Business, Technology and Research Park. It generates up to 1 mega-watt of electricity.