This year, rankings from Sustainalytics, a leading global research firm that measures sustainable business practices for investors, place Consumers Energy 14th out of 226 energy providers worldwide.
At CMS Energy we are committed to corporate responsibility through our business, culture, environment and our communities past, present and future. We are committed to conducting business safely and ethically to preserve the environment and sustain our communities while serving our customers across the state of Michigan.
Since 1886, we’ve served Michigan, providing energy to 6.7 million residents. Our commitment is to deliver safe, reliable and affordable energy to our customers every day, while being committed to sustainability.
Our more than 7,500 employees are the backbone of our success and are driven every day by our Guiding Principles. Their health and safety, along with that of our customers are a priority. Conducting business ethically and complying with all laws, rules and regulations is central to everything we do and we have infused a strong ethical culture that values integrity, safety, stewardship, diversity and accountability.
Our goal is to deliver clean natural gas and electricity to our customers safely, reliably and affordably while complying with all environmental laws and regulations. To date, we’ve invested $2.2 billion in emissions controls and $485 million in our wind energy parks, with additional investments to come in the future.
Every day we strive to improve our communities. We are motivated to help Michigan and meet the social, economic and environmental needs of the future. Our employees volunteer their time and we support our communities through the Consumers Energy Foundation.
For information on our Corporate Responsibility efforts please visit our Sustainability website, which incorporates guidelines generated by the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI). GRI is an international multi-stakeholder network-based organization that provides a comprehensive sustainability reporting framework and consists of indicators and principles organizations can use to measure their environmental and economic performance.