Consumers Energy: leading the way in local development

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – Consumers Energy has served West Michigan for more than 130 years. Today, they’re committed to helping the region grow through a special program called the Pure Michigan Business Connect. Dan Malone, Tim Mroz, and Tim English joined eightWest to tell viewers more about the program.

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As part of Pure Michigan Business Connect, Consumers Energy has invested more than $365 million in West Michigan companies since June 2015. This is part of the company’s ongoing commitment to spend $5 billion over five years with Michigan businesses. This commitment comes on the heels of increasing its spending with Michigan businesses by $1 billion between 2011 and 2015.