Reports

Report | Environment Michigan Research and Policy Center

Shining Cities

Michigan cities lags behind their peers across the country in installing solar power in the last year in a ranking of cities nationwide for solar energy capacity (per capita). The results come from the seventh edition of Shining Cities: The Top US Cities for Solar Energy, a new report released today by Environment Michigan Research & Policy Center. It is the most comprehensive survey available of installed solar capacity in major U.S. cities.

Report | Environment Michigan Research and Policy Center

The True Value of Solar: Solar power delivers more than clean energy to Michigan

Distributed solar benefits are often undervalued, and better state policy should reflect those benefits. 

Report | Environment Michigan

Accidents Waiting to Happen

Chemical plants, manure lagoons, coal ash pits, and other facilities that create potentially harzardous pollution are too often sited next to or nearby our surface waters. This risky practice has resulted in numerous spills of toxic pollution into our waters. We need to better protect our waters from these facilities.

Report | Environment Michigan

Accidents Waiting to Happen

Chemical plants, manure lagoons, coal ash pits, and other facilities that create potentially harzardous pollution are too often sited next to or nearby our surface waters. This risky practice has resulted in numerous spills of toxic pollution into our waters. We need to better protect our waters from these facilities.

Report | Environment America Research & Policy Center

Renewables on the Rise 2018

Over the last decade, clean energy has grown by leaps and bounds. Technologies that can help America shift away from fossil fuels — like solar panels, wind turbines, LED light bulbs, energy storage and electric cars — have gone from novelties to core features of the nation's energy landscape.

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