A Better Way for Michigan

We have a plan to create a cleaner energy future for the state we all love

Our President and CEO Patti Poppe is proud of her Michigan roots and cherishes the opportunity to lead the company where her father spent his career. She’s passionate about helping people, protecting the environment and empowering our state’s prosperity.

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Latest News Stories

Green Teams

Green Thumbs and Good Hearts

Gardening projects make positive impact for communities, company

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Art Festival

The Art of Prosperity

Support for festivals attracting, growing artists for Michigan.

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Ludington Friends

Ludington for Life

Lakeside plant serves Michigan, builds friendships over decades.

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Swartz Creek Couple

Saving energy, money – and lives

Home energy efficiency test pays off for Swartz Creek couple.

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Investing in Flint’s Future

College scholarship program provides promise for students.

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Turtle Story

Turtle Power

Rescuing, releasing rare turtles near pipeline project embodies commitment to planet

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Bay City Teacher

Hometown Dreams

Scholarship program helps Bay City native launch teaching career

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boy scouts

Can-Do Spirit

Consumers Energy, local scout troop team to help environment, build leaders.

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Past Featured Stories

Robotics Competition

Robotics Revolution

Supporting STEM and FIRST® Robotics key to Michigan’s future.

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talking turkey

Young Nose Knows

Employee’s son spots natural gas leak for piano teacher.

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Turning Back Time

We are safely preparing a former plant site for the future.

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Plug In Power

Plug-In Power

Paving the Way for More Electric Vehicles

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Powering small business

Aaron's Fabrication Story

Perseverance Leads to Contract Work for Clinton Township firm

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Saving a Dog

A Dog's Life

Quick-thinking employee helps save beagle from Howell house fire

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Delivering Holiday Hope

Natural gas workers donate turkey dinners to Michigan neighbors in need.

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dairy farm support

Moo-ving Michigan Forward

New St. Johns processing facility provides helping hand for dairy farmers.

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Bright Future Blooms

Pipeline restoration work creates new habitat for bees, butterflies.

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Powering small business

Warm Hands, Hearts

A Kalamazoo mom’s invention, the Green Glove Dryer is making winter more fun.

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Caring for the communities we serve

Lighting the Way

Saginaw food bank provides hope for hungry families in three counties.

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Consumers Energy helping Michigan landmarks

Embracing Change

After years at a coal-fired plant, Frank Rand is proudly playing a new role.

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