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    The mission of the Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy is to protect Michigan’s environment and public health by managing air, water, land, and energy resources. EGLE also houses the Office of Climate and Energy, whose role is to coordinate the state’s climate response and provide guidance and assistance for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, renewable energy and energy efficiency, and climate adaptation and resiliency.

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  • Michigan Energy Office to host electric vehicle ride-and-drive in Lansing Event

    LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Energy Office will host an electric vehicle ride and drive on Wednesday, April 17, in Lansing.

    Co-sponsored by Midwest EVOLVE and Greater Lansing Clean Cities, the event will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Several EV models – including all electric and hybrid vehicles – will be available for people to look at, ride in or drive. EV owners will answer questions about their experiences.


  • Electrical Vehicle Ride and Drive Event Banner April 17 2019

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U.P. Energy Task Force

  • U.P. Energy Task Force

    The Task Force was created by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to assess the Upper Peninsula’s overall energy needs and how those needs are being met, including propane, and to formulate solutions and alternatives. A final report is due to Gov. Whitmer in March 2021.

    U.P. Energy Task Force

Emergency Preparedness

  • Being prepared for an energy emergency or outage helps to keep our families safe and warm and our transportation running, as well as maintaining operations for Michigan’s businesses. MAE is primarily responsible for recommending declarations of energy emergencies to the governor, and also partners with a number of agencies, including the Michigan state police, to respond to all emergencies that have energy-related components.

    Emergency Preparedness

Funding Opportunities

  • Funding Opportunities

    The Michigan Energy Office, which is part of the Michigan Agency for Energy, provides incentives for energy related projects. Sponsorships, rebates, grants and loans encourage cost effective energy upgrades for communities, K-12 public schools, manufacturing, agriculture, rural business sectors, and other public entities.

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