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HEET Energy Literacy Campaign Video Series

A series of five video interviews about the U.P.'s energy situation from the Houghton Energy Efficiency Team discussing our region's renewable assets and options.

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Featured Resource

Western UP's Food & Farm Economy Study - Released November 2013

Read the Western Upper Peninsula Local Farm & Food Economy report, a regional food system assessment conducted by Ken Meter of Crossroads Resource Center in Minneapolis. Ken Meter is one of the most experienced food system analysts in the United States. His work integrates market analysis, business development, systems thinking, and social concerns. Read the report >

Upcoming Events

Business & Technology Energy Conference

Date: Friday, Sept 28
Time: 10:30-4pm
Place: Finnish American Heritage Center, Hancock

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Hosted by HEET & New Power Tour. We couldn't be more pleased about bringing two Finnish experts to the Copper Country. One is the CEO of a factory in Finland that builds extremely efficient biomass generators, and the other is a researcher at Finland's BioEconomy Center. Additionally, we've managed to recruit an expert in crowd-equity financing who will give us an entry-level introduction to how this process can work to the advantage of local businesses.  It's called LocalVesting, or Main Street not Wall Street. To start things off, our State Representative will be bringing us up to speed on developments in energy legislation downstate.

Green Tip

Through SEMCO ENERGY Gas Company’s Efficiency UNITED Program, customers are eligible for rebates and benefits to help save for a strong Michigan. Learn about programs, products and rebates available to you as a SEMCO customer, in addition to finding valuable resources and information. Whether you need help finding a contractor or need a rebate application. Learn more>


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NeighborGoods - Copper Country Group

Save money, live more sustainably and strengthen your local community by sharing goods and skills with your neighbors. Join the new Copper Country NeighborGoods Group. Website >

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