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Consumers Energy | Environmental Responsibility

Our environmental policy is a promise to keep priorities in check. That means providing you with reliable energy while keeping our environment protected for generations to come.

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Consumers Energy Demonstrates Commitment to the Environment; Releases Endangered Blanding’s Turtles into Enhanced Wetlands
SAGINAW, Mich., October 10, 2018 /3BL Media/ -- Consumers Energy released three endangered Blanding’s turtles back to a Saginaw area wetland on Thursday, Sept. 27. The rare turtles – two adults and a juvenile -- were rescued from a right-of-way where Consumers Energy was installing Phase 2 of the Saginaw Trail Pipeline and cared for by a herpetologist employed by the company. The...
Oct 10, 2018 10:15 AM ET
Consumers Energy: Saving Endangered Peregrine Falcons
Consumers Energy’s historic J.R. Whiting Plant retired two years ago and is slated for demolition. But the company continues to help a pair of peregrine falcons who’ve called the site home for more than a decade. We recently completed construction of a 65-foot tower for Harold and Ludwig, the male...
Aug 24, 2018 9:40 AM ET
Environmental Leader | First of Its Kind Loan: Barclays’ Borrower Pays Less if Sustainability Targets are Met
by Jennifer Hermes In a first in the US, a company has entered into a syndicated sustainability-linked revolving loan. CMS Energy and its subsidiary, Consumers Energy, have entered into $1.4 billion revolving credit facilities from Barclays, the sole Sustainability Structuring Agent on the loan. This means that CMS can reduce its interest rate on the new credit by meeting...
Jul 2, 2018 9:10 AM ET
Leaving It Better: Consumers Energy Protects Bees, Butterflies During Natural Gas Pipeline Project
Tom Hess has worked with many companies during his 28-year career as an environmental inspector. In many cases, Hess has experienced clients who tolerate his environmental recommendations, or do only what’s required — often with pressure. Thus, Hess wasn’t sure what to expect when he proposed spending extra money to restore construction areas on a major natural gas pipeline...
Jun 21, 2018 2:20 PM ET
VIDEO | Ottawa County Plant Home to 3 New Peregrine Chicks
PORT SHELDON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Two people scaled the stacks of an Ottawa County power plant Friday, in hopes of helping an endangered species rebound in Michigan. Representatives from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Consumers Energy climbed the JH Campbell Generating Complex in West Olive to band three peregrine falcon chicks. ...
May 29, 2018 11:55 AM ET