Midwest Regulatory Update: Michigan HB 4298 Advances to House Vote

Nov 18, 2015 | Teresa Ringenbach

In recent months, the Midwest has had a number of major policy and regulatory developments that could spur some new markets and big changes for the region's energy landscape. 

Here's a brief state-by-state rundown of the latest news. 

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Michigan House Bill 4298 Undermines Electric Choice

Nov 03, 2015 | Teresa Ringenbach

The amended version of Michigan HB 4298 (H-3) energy legislation was introduced late last week. A slightly amended version of that was released Tuesday – in a nutshell, this legislation does not protect electric choice for Michigan’s energy consumers. 

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Michigan’s Electric Choice Debate at Critical Point; How You Can Help

Oct 30, 2015 | Teresa Ringenbach

Over the past year, electric choice in Michigan has been hotly debated.

Spurred by fear tactics and factually incorrect information, legislation was introduced to eliminate the 10 percent of electricity load allowed to choose a retail energy supplier today.

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Michigan Businesses: Take Action to Support Electric Choice

Apr 24, 2015 | Teresa Ringenbach

Michigan There is a lot going on in regards to debates in support of and against electric choice in Michigan. Currently, there is a 10 percent cap on electric choice in the state for businesses.

On April 13, a representative from Direct Energy testified before the Michigan House Energy Committee to oppose House Bill 4298 introduced by Energy Committee Chairman Aric Nesbitt. The legislation has one purpose: to repeal electric choice in Michigan. 

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