Gas Customer Choice Program Status
are currently four natural gas Customer Choice programs in effect in Michigan
- a permanent program for Michigan Gas Utilities, Consumers Energy, DTE Gas Company, and SEMCO Energy Gas Company.
As of January 2014: 551,330 customers are participating statewide, which represents annualized gas sales of about 113.252 billion cubic feet.
Michigan's Natural Gas Customer Choice programs started with
pilot programs in April, 1998. Various other gas transportation programs for large commercial and industrial customers have been in effect since the mid 1980's. Through 2013, the statewide gas choice program customer participation was appoximately 18 percent and 33 percent of the total utility Bcf volumes.
For Michigan sales statistics, see
Michigan gas utility data and
EIA Natural Gas Monthly.
Michigan Public Service Commission
Feb 25, 2014
Source: Data Details provided by utilities to MPSC Staff