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An in-depth look at specific West Michigan industries.
Consumers Energy seeks to buy more green electricity from organic waste material.
CMS Energy Corp. in Jackson has announced its intention to buy back more electricity generated by anaerobic digestion of farm animal manure, sewage and other types of organic waste material. Read More
Consumers Energy is working with 65 West Michigan suppliers.
Consumers Energy says that, over the last two years, it has increased its spending with contractors located in Kent, Muskegon and Ottawa counties by $125 million, thanks to the Pure Michigan Business Connect program. Read More
Counties across the country got health checkups recently, and those in West Michigan seem to be in pretty good shape. Read More
Should one delay drawing Social Security? Should a lottery jackpot be taken in a lump sum?
Americans who make it to age 62 have a major financial decision to make: start drawing Social Security benefits now? Or wait? Read More
Local firm is growing, with a new partner and a new office in Detroit.
DWH, a Grand Rapids business advisory firm launched in 2006 by Doug Wilterdink, has gone from a two-person staff to 30 and just opened an office in Detroit at the request of wealth management companies that refer DWH to their clients. Read More
More than 600 employers use its training and development courses.
Grand Rapids Community College continues to bridge the skill gap for in-demand jobs and prospective employees. Read More