green pricing programs

Green pricing programs allow customers to volunteer to pay a small price premium in order to receive greater percentages of their power from renewable resources. Currently, there are 8 different Commission-approved utility "green pricing" or "green rate" tariffs.


Utility '08 Customers '08 Sales '14 Customers '14 Sales
Consumers Energy 12,602 76,622 18,071  77,860 
Detroit Edison 15,759 38,635 23,102 78,762


Some Michigan municipal utilities also offer green pricing programs. Visit the Green Power Network for information on green pricing programs offered by utilities across the country.