U of M Graduate Study
  NORTHPORT                          ENERGY
For the third year, Northport Energy is working with the ​​​​University of Michigan School of Environment and Sustainability to host a graduate project researching data and issues related to the advancement of renewable energy on the Leelanau peninsula. 

This year, the focus of the project is to review and analyze electric usage data and consider whether a 100% Renewable Energy Plan for Leelanau County is a viable goal. 
University of Michigan School graduate student study team with Gene Garthe of Northport Energy.
L-R. Gene Garthe, Brandon Smith, Leona Liu and Abhijeet Walchale.
 
100% Renewable Energy Plan for Leelanau County, MI.
Click image above to download 4/13/19 project presentation.
* Northport Energy wishes to acknowledge and thank Cheeryland Electric Cooperative and Consumers Energy for assisting the project team by provided background data on electrical usage in Leelanau County.