Items Tagged with 'natural gas'
LANSING — Great Lakes shipping has the potential to go green. Read More
Several residences and 17 commercial tenants will be displaced.
The Holland Board of Public Works and the Holland City Council decided unanimously last week to purchase an industrial parcel at Fairbanks Avenue and Fifth Street for $1.6 million, for a planned 114-megawatt generating plant fueled by natural gas. Read More
Average wholesale natural gas price fell 31 percent in 2012.
Consumers Energy has announced it plans to cut its natural gas price paid by its customers by 15 percent in April, on top of a previous drop in price of 10 percent since last winter. Read More
The West Michigan premiere of the new film “Promised Land,” starring Matt Damon and directed by Gus Van Sant, will kick off the West Michigan Environmental Action Council’s 2013 film series. Read More
After years of debate over a major expansion of its coal fired municipal power plant, the city of Holland has decided to invest $182 million in a totally new, natural gas fired generating plant that would produce 114 megawatts and will not be located at the site of the existing James DeYoung plant on the shore of Lake Macatawa. Read More
TRAVERSE CITY –– Gov. Rick Snyder released an energy and environmental policy blueprint this week that calls for increasing production of natural gas in Michigan while making no further commitment to requiring the state to rely more on renewable power sources in the coming years. Read More