Consumers Energy Offers Energy Efficiency Incentives to Competitors in Michigan Battle of the Buildings


It is no secret Michigan’s energy future is changing. Today, Consumers Energy is working to provide service to the Great Lakes State safely, reliably and sustainably for our business customers tomorrow. While we continue to focus on renewable energy, we believe energy efficiency also plays a significant role in a sustainable future.


This year marks the 2nd year Consumers Energy has sponsored Michigan Battle of the Buildings. It is a great honor to support businesses across the state in their venture to become more energy efficient, while improving their bottom line.


Since 2009, Consumers Energy has helped Michigan business customers save $440 million on their energy bills through energy efficiency. We offer a variety of incentives on energy efficient products that can reduce ongoing energy use and deliver a noticeable amount of savings to your monthly bill. Our specialty programs can help your business improve during the Battle of the Buildings and save money on unique items including:

  • Lighting
  • HVAC
  • Boilers
  • Compressed air systems
  • Factory automation


Our energy efficiency rebates are like money in the bank. Michigan businesses and schools have used the money saved from energy efficiency to:

  • Purchase new textbooks and computers
  • Extend equipment life
  • Pave a parking lot
  • Invest in additional energy saving projects


Join us as Michigan Battle of the Buildings celebrates Earth Day 2015 at the Earth Day Energy Summit and Award Ceremony in Grand Rapids on April 22. Attendees can participate in panel discussions with contestants, learn about resources available to competitors and see exhibits of energy efficient technology and services.


To learn more about how to transform your business and improve your bottom line with energy efficiency:

  • Sign up for Consumers Energy’s monthly business solutions eNewsletter to receive tips to save, safety information, online calculators, ask an expert and more.
  • Visit com/businessmatters to see how Consumers Energy is helping other businesses.


Consumers Energy wishes all Michigan Battle of the Buildings competitors the best of luck in the 2015 competition.