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  • Energy Services assists, educates, and encourages Michigan communities to advance conservation and efficient use of energy resources so they may provide for a healthier environment and achieve greater energy security for future generations. 

Community Energy Management

Community Impacts of Renewable Energy

Clean Energy in Michigan Series

  • The Clean Energy in Michigan Series provides case studies and fact sheets answering common questions about clean energy projects in Michigan.


Frequently Asked Questions

  • Visit Frequently Asked Questions, updated regularly, to learn what others have been asking about the community impacts of renewable energy.


Planning & Zoning Guidance

Solar Resources

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    Guidance on incorporating renewable energy in to community plans and ordinaces for solar energy.


Wind Resources

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    Guidance on incorporating renewable energy in to community plans and ordinances for wind energy.


Electric Vehicles

  • If you buy an electric vehicle (EV), where do you charge it?

    If you install an EV charger, will it get used?

    Energy Services is working with businesses, townships, counties, cities and villages in the state to help them become EV ready.

     Learn More

Funding Opportunities

  • Energy Services has State and Federal funding available for various energy related projects, such as energy efficiency upgrades and renewable energy installations (non-residential), clean technology development, EV charger installations, as well as funding for research and reports. Applications and Requests for Proposals (RFP) are available throughout the year. Click below to find out more about:

    • Michigan K-12 Public School HVAC Assistance Program
    • Agricultural & Rural Businesses Program
    • Charge Up Michigan Program
    • Community Energy Management Program
    • Small Manufacturers Energy Waste Reduction Program
    • Sponsorship Program
     Learn More About Funding Opportunities

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