Progress Michigan blog posts.

Well that was a nice surprise!

Last week, when the Snyder administration appealed a judge’s decision to overturn the DRNE’s decision to deny an air permit to Holland Board of Public Works, they upheld former Governor Granholm’s 2009 directive to  require a thorough analysis of the need for and alternatives to new sources of power before they are built.  I have to say, I was quite…

Peace

Cover of John Lennon “If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there’d be peace.”– John Lennon“Peace begins with a smile.”– Mother Teresa“Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.”– Albert Einstein“Peace is its own reward.”– Mohandas Gandhi“If you want to make peace, you don’t talk to your…

A Clean Energy Race to The Top

Image via Wikipedia Today, Gov. Jennifer Granholm proposed a “Jobs Race to the Top” for America to encourage other states to adopt programs that create jobs fast over the short term in fields critical to our future like clean energy. Michigan has been a leader in the clean energy economy. Just this week, Michigan landed…