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Ariana Gonzalez, Energy Policy Analyst, Midwest, Chicago Office:*The first in a series telling the story of energy efficiency in Michigan entitled Energy Efficiency Snapshots: Capturing the Growth of an Industry. A positive energy efficiency business story is nothing new, but a growing number of voices are coming together...
Using the system-wide approach to understanding climate change and concrete impacts on the local community, West Michigan Environmental Action Council (WMEAC) in partnership with the City of Grand Rapids, developed the first of its kind, Climate Resiliency Report.The post Grand Rapids Publishes Climate Resiliency Report appeared first on Triple Pundit: People, Planet, Profit.
DETROIT (AP) — A judge has given Detroit the green light to cut pensions as a way out of the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history, a decision that puts the case in the laps of thousands of retirees who had hoped that the Michigan Constitution would protect them from getting smaller checks in their golden years.
DETROIT (AP) — A judge's decision to allow Detroit to fix its finances in bankruptcy court raises a flurry of questions about what happens next. Here's a look at what's known about the next steps:
DETROIT (AP) — Detroit's bankruptcy case is entering its most important stage so far as a judge decides whether the city is eligible to stay in court and fix billions in debt.
A trip to Metro Detroit is incomplete without a pilgrimage to Eastern Market.
Ariana Gonzalez, Energy Policy Analyst, Midwest, Chicago Office:This holiday, between mouthfuls of turkey and stuffing, don’t be surprised if you hear a Michigander give thanks to the growth of energy efficiency. Governor Pat Snyder’s final report on energy efficiency, released today, provides plenty of reasons to express...
HOLLY TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A llama spotted wandering for nearly six months in Michigan has been captured and is getting a new home.Mlive.com reports (http://bit.ly/I8wtPD ) the llama that Kathy Kuzma calls "Dolly" was found Saturday in Oakland County's Holly Township, about 40 miles northwest of Detroit. Kuzma has been on the lookout for the animal, which had been wandering her neig...
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Five months after divers searched a remote section of Lake Michigan for a mysterious 17th century ship and retrieved a wooden slab the group leader believes is part of the vessel, it's still uncertain whether they are on the right track.The object of the weeklong mission in June was the Griffin, built by the legendary French explorer La Salle, which disappeared in 16...
DETROIT (AP) — Prosecutors on Friday charged a suburban Detroit homeowner with second-degree murder in the death of a 19-year-old woman who was shot in the face on his porch.