Electricity in Michigan

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  • Michigan Top Ten Power Plants by Nameplate Capacity

    Name

    Owner

    Nameplate Capacity (MW)

    % of Total*

    Primary Fuel(s)

    Monroe

    DTE Electric Company

    3,293

    10%

    Coal

    Donald C. Cook

    Indiana Michigan Power Co

    2,285

    7%

    Nuclear

    Ludington

    Consumers Energy Co

    1,979

    6%

    Pumped storage

    Dan E. Karn

    Consumers Energy Co

    1,946

    6%

    Natural gas, Coal

    Midland Cogeneration Venture

    Midland Cogeneration Venture

    1,854

    6%

    Natural gas

    Belle River

    DTE Electric Company

    1,664

    5%

    Coal, Natural gas

    J.H. Campbell

    Consumers Energy Co

    1,579

    5%

    Coal

    St. Clair

    DTE Electric Company

    1,402

    4%

    Coal

    Fermi

    DTE Electric Company

    1,281

    4%

    Nuclear

    New Covert Generating Facility

    New Covert Generating Company LLC

    1,176

    4%

    Natural gas


    Source: Energy Information Administration Form EIA-860M
    *Includes electric utilities and IPP CHP and Non-CHP power plants 1 MW in size or larger

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