Renewable Energy

Renewable energy is created from sources that do not deplete or can be replenished within a human's life time. The most common examples include wind, solar, geothermal, biomass, and hydropower.

About the Program

Our community solar program is an affordable way for you to make a long-term commitment to Michigan’s environment by choosing to use renewable energy as a power source. Instead of putting solar panels on your roof, your panel subscription entitles you to a share of the energy produced by our utility-scale community solar array.

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How it Works

A subscription to buy power from a single panel is available for a monthly fee of $10 for 5 years or a one-time fee of $600. You can purchase as many subscriptions as you would like. Your electric co-op continues delivering your energy and you’ll receive solar credits on your utility bill. There is nothing to install, nothing to maintain, and you can cancel at any time.

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Renewable Programs

Buy All/Sell All

If you plan to install a system that allows you to produce more renewable energy than you use, this program is for you.

Net Metering/Distributed Renewable Energy

This program is for members whose goal is to meet their home’s energy needs with their own renewable energy generating system.

For more information on either of these two programs, please contact us at 888-485-2537.  

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