MPSC Gas Customer Choice Program Status

There are currently four natural gas Customer Choice programs in effect in Michigan - a permanent program for Michigan Gas Utilities, Consumers Energy, DTE Gas Company, and SEMCO Energy Gas Company.

As of January 2018: 390,705 customers are participating statewide, which represents annualized gas sales of about 78.688 billion cubic feet.

Michigan's Natural Gas Customer Choice programs started with pilot programs in April, 1998. Various other gas transportation programs for large commercial and industrial customers have been in effect since the mid 1980's. Through 2013, the statewide gas choice program customer participation was approximately 18 percent and 33 percent of the total utility Bcf volumes.For Michigan sales statistics, see Michigan gas utility data and EIA Natural Gas Monthly.


Michigan Public Service Commission
Source: Data Details provided by utilities to MPSC Staff