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Michigan

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Michigan has fantastic wind resources located along the shores of the Great Lakes. In addition to wind resources, the state also benefits from good biomass potential and vast low-temperature geothermal resources useful for home heating.

Endorsements
Resource Maps
Incentives and Policies
Where to Find Biofuel Pumps
How to Sign up for Green Power

 2011 Report on Michigan Renewable Energy – American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE)

Endorsements

Former Governor:
Jennifer Granholm
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Courtesy of DOE/NREL

Congress:
Sen. Levin
Rep. McCotter
Rep. Conyers

State
Alliance:
Planning

Resource Maps

 

Wind Map

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Wind resources at 50 meters
Source:
http://www.eere.energy.gov/windandhydro

 

 

Solar Map

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Source:
http://www.eere.energy.gov

 

Incentives and Policy

Search the Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency at http://www.dsireusa.org

 

Where to Find Biofuels Pumps

E85 pumps in MI:
http://www.eere.energy.gov/afdc/progs/ind_state.cgi?MI

Biodiesel pumps in MI:
http://www.biodiesel.org/buyingbiodiesel/retailfuelingsites/showstate.asp?st=mi

 

How to Sign Up for Green Power

Buy Wind, Landfill gas, Hydro power:
http://www.eere.energy.gov/greenpower

Install Wind power:
http://www.awea.org/smallwind/michigan.html

Install Solar Power:
To find a Solar Professional in your area to design, engineer, install or service a solar system, visit this website: http://www.findsolar.com/index.php?page=findacontractor

 

Other Resources

Renewable Energy News and Links:
http://www.eere.energy.gov/states/state_specific_information.cfm/state=MI

Alternative Energy Resources:
http://www.eere.energy.gov/states/alternatives/resources_mi.cfm

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