Weatherizing your home is your best defense against the elements, but did you know it can help improve your health and safety, too? Learn how you can take simple steps to fortify your home and enjoy more than just energy savings.Read More
LANSING, Mich. — Michigan Saves, the nation’s first nonprofit green bank, saw explosive demand in 2018 for energy-efficiency and renewable energy improvement projects in homes and commercial buildings across the state.
Through January, Michigan Saves surged past $175 million in energy financing, increased its residential loan volume by 67 percent and saw a 30 percent increase in its commercial loan portfolio.
Is your house cold even with the heat on? Learn how to keep the cold out and the heat in with these five secrets to a warmer, more comfortable home.Read More
The event this year proved yet again that Michigan is a one-of-a-kind leader in the field of energy waste reduction, thanks to a diverse steering committee and nominees who come from all walks of life, yet share a commitment to energy efficiency.Read More
It is no secret that Michigan’s infrastructure is overdue for investment. And while the news is full of splashy images of cavernous potholes and rusty bridges, local governments can notch some easier wins in the battle to update aging systems.Read More
…they also manage it, put it to good use, and stretch it so that missions are met and customers are served. That sentiment came into full focus today when our president and CEO, Mary Templeton, was recognized by Crain’s Detroit Business as one of Michigan’s most influential women in finance. The accolade is an incredible […]Read More
Michigan Saves, a nonprofit green bank dedicated to making energy improvements easy and affordable, has surpassed a major milestone by recently financing more than $100 million in energy-efficiency and renewable energy improvements. Founded in 2009, Michigan Saves has now served more than 15,000 residents around the state.Read More
The expression “the third time’s a charm” certainly proved true for Michigan Saves’ unique incentive program, which rewards contractors who complete 24 or more loans in the last six months of a given year with parties to enjoy cold beer and spicy wings. In 2016 — the third year of the Beer and Wings contest — the number of winners doubled.Read More