Whither biomass? Michigan wood-fired power plants face uncertain future
from Energy News Network
Wood-fired power plants across Michigan's Lower Peninsula will continue operating through the 2020s, but their life beyond that is uncertain amid declining wind and solar prices. A September ruling by Michigan regulators created a competitive bidding process for one of the state's largest utilities, Consumers Energy, that will force biomass producers to compete directly with wind and solar once their contracts expire over the coming decade.
7701 Las Colinas Blvd., Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063