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    The Office of Climate and Energy coordinates the state’s climate response and provides guidance and assistance for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, renewable energy and energy efficiency, and climate adaptation and resiliency.

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  • Students climb aboard electric school buses in districts across Michigan

    This fall, students in five school districts around the state will begin to breathe easier at the bus stop as Zeeland, Gaylord, Kalamazoo, Three Rivers, and Oxford schools roll out new electric buses, partially funded by grants from the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy. This collaborative effort between EGLE, the Michigan Association for Pupil Transportation, and the schools will lead to healthier air, reduced costs, and rolling classrooms for students. Two other school districts, Ann Arbor and Roseville, are scheduled to get electric buses in early 2020 under EGLE’s Fuel Transportation Program.

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U.P. Energy Task Force

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    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.

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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

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    Energy Services 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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