Member Services

Our mission is to deliver reliable electric service at the best possible value for rural Michigan members.

You’re More Than A Member

As the third-largest Michigan-based electric utility and the largest member-owned power company in Michigan, we have succeeded because we’re a well-run business that is committed to providing energy solutions to more than 125,000 member-consumers in 26 counties in western and northern Michigan, from Kalamazoo to the Mackinac Straits.

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Energy Tips

We are looking out for you! Follow these energy tips for energy optimization and efficiency.
Make sure the insulation in your attic, ceilings, exterior walls, floors and crawl space meet energy-saving standards. Icicles on your roof is a sign of poor attic insulation.
Set your water heater to 120 degrees.
A programmable thermostat that will adjust your home’s temperature automatically and save you money. For a limited time, Great Lakes Energy offers you a rebate when you install a programmable thermostat in your home.
Set the air conditioning thermostat at 78 degrees or higher. Raise it a few degrees higher when away in the day.