Techniques, initiatives, education and planning
WMSBF reports financials, highlights member efforts relating to climate change, circular economy and equity.
A sustainability nonprofit last week reported a year of progress toward strategic goals and shined a spotlight on three member organizations excelling at the triple bottom line. Read More
Upgrades near Muskegon should increase walleye fingerling production by 300,000, save 108 hours of yearly labor costs.
Upgrades funded by Consumers Energy will help the Muskegon River Walleye Pond produce 300,000 more walleye yearly for anglers and reduce expenses to operate the Michigan Department of Natural Resources facility. Read More
Utility company modified settlement after receiving recommendation from Administrative Law Judge Sharon Feldman.
The Michigan Public Service Commission approved Consumers Energy’s integrated resource plan, the first strategic, forward-looking IRP to be acted upon by the MPSC under the state’s energy laws passed in 2016. Read More
A group representing mayors in the Great Lakes region wants to fortify an Illinois waterway to prevent Asian carp from invading Lake Michigan. Read More
The winners have been chosen for an international student competition focused on sustainable solutions for environmental issues. Read More
Decision attributed primarily to operating costs, inefficiencies and waste dumping at the site.
Kent County will close its 12-year-old recycling drop-off center in Kentwood on June 30, citing operating costs and problems at the site, as well as a glutted domestic commodities market. Read More