After months of advocacy, lobbying, and engagement Michigan finally acted to curb climate change driven by the utility sector. Passed by the State House late last night, Senate Bills 271, 273, and 502 move Michigan towards a clean energy future. They also reduce energy waste and give more power to the Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC)--the body that oversees electrical utility regulation.
Sierra Club members and staff fought dirty utility money and industry lobbyists every step of the way. What Michigan accomplished is only possible because Sierra Club members weighed in, especially at the last minute, to keep the most important components of this bill package intact and get it across the finish line.
Attend a coffee hour with your lawmakers and urge them to support the clean energy packages in the House and Senate. Check out our calendar for a list of upcoming coffee hours and in-district meetings. Learn more about in-district lobbying HERE.
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