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Michigan tax ruling could power wind energy projects
Great Lakes Echo (1/25)
A recent personal property tax ruling that will cost Michigan counties millions of dollars in revenue could prove vital for utility companies and energy manufacturers around the state.
Euclid Council supports wind energy project
The News-Herald (12/3)
LEEDCo, a nonprofit organization focused on creating an offshore wind energy industry in Ohio, has been gaining support from Northeast Ohio communities for a new wind energy project.
Report: Great Lakes ill-equipped to ship tar sands safely
As the tar sands industry continues to grow, a pressing issue is finding ways to transport the crude oil to midwest refineries.
Birds and wind turbines at a crossroads
The Beacon (12/3)
On the shores of Lake Erie, two of the most prominent natural resources - bald eagles and wind turbines - seem to be on the brink of colliding.
Karegnondi Water Authority prepares to drill 1.5 miles into Lake Huron for new water pipeline to Flint
Karegnondi Water Authority officials are preparing to install a water intake pipeline more than 60 feet below the surface of Lake Huron to help to bring higher-quality tap water to Genesee County, Mich., residents.
Local view: Oil-shipping plan for Great Lakes raises big concerns
Duluth News Tribune (11/24)
Oil companies want Tar sands oil from Alberta and natural gas from North Dakota to get to the world market and the industry still is hoping that flow of fuel might fill barges in the Duluth-Superior harbor and journey across Lake Superior.
Energy Information Administration
U.S. Department of Energy
The EIA is an independent statistical and analytical agency that maintains a comprehensive data and information program relevant to energy resources.
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
The commission regulates the transmission of oil and natural gas, as well as the wholesale sales of electricity in interstate commerce.
Great Lakes Region's Global Climate Change/Energy Interests
Council of Great Lakes Industries
A report of discussions at the April 1997 Second Roundtable on North American Energy Policy.
Great Lakes Wind Collaborative
The Great Lakes Wind Collaborative (GLWC) is a group established to build consensus and identify and address issues affecting the planning, development, and operation of wind power facilities in the Great Lakes region.
Industrial Productivity and Efficiency
This site provides an overview on industrial productivity and efficiency, the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program and Weatherization, subsidies and data on gasoline prices and electricity consumption.
MichEEN: the Michigan Energy Efficiency Network
The Michigan Energy Efficiency Network is a tool for sharing and creating the strategies needed to solve 21st century energy challenges.
Great Lakes Gas Transmission Company
Delivers natural gas to customers in the mid-western and northeastern United States and Canada.
Natural Gas Pipeline Profile
Bureau of Transportation Statistics
Overviews the financial, inventory, performance and safety of U.S. natural gas pipelines.
Pipeline Safety Data Analysis
U.S. Department of Transportation
Annual and summary statistics on liquid accidents, natural gas incidents for transmission and distribution operators.
Pipeline Safety Regulations
Office of Pipeline Safety
Provides pipeline safety laws as stated by the U.S. code Title 49 Regulations Part 186-199.
GLIN: Agencies and Organizations, Energy
GLIN: Agencies and Organizations, Utilities
GLIN: Pipelines in the Great Lakes Region