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BWL Warns of Phone Scams

9/7/2018 7:10:00 AM

The Lansing Board of Water & Light has received several reports of scam calls threatening customers with loss of service if they do not make a utility payment over the phone. ...

Boil Water Advisory Lifted for 13 BWL Customers

8/27/2018 10:30:00 AM

The boil water notice has been lifted for 13 Lansing Board of Water & Light customers on W. Mt. Hope Ave. between Pattengill Ave. and S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. after weekend testing came back negative for any harmful bacteria....

13 BWL Customers Without Water Due to Water Main Accident

8/27/2018 9:00:00 AM

Lansing, MICH (Friday, Aug. 24) - The Lansing Board of Water & Light has shut off water to 13 customers on W. Mt. Hope Ave. between Pattengill Ave. and S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. after a non-BWL contract crew damaged a water main....

BWL to Band Baby Peregrine Falcon Chick

6/25/2018 4:10:00 PM

The Lansing Board of Water & Light, in partnership with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Potter Park Zoo and Michigan State University, will band the new baby peregrine falcon chick on Tuesday, June 26 at 10am....

BWL Announces Central Substation Mural Artist Team

5/24/2018 4:40:00 PM

Artists to Create and Install Three Solar-Powered Metal MuralsMay 24, 2018 -- Lansing, Michigan – The Arts Council of Greater Lansing and the Lansing Board of Water & Light (BWL) are excited to announce the creative team chosen for the BWL Central Substation murals. Nearly 20 applications were received in response to a request for proposals (RFP), with “City Rhythm,” proposed by the Lansing-based Michigan Imagery team, chosen as the most innovative proposal.  ...

BWL to Celebrate 25th Annual Adopt A River on Saturday

5/8/2018 11:25:00 AM

The Lansing Board of Water & Light and Impression 5 Science Center will celebrate the 25th annual Adopt A River event this Saturday, May 12 at Impression 5 Science Center, 200 Museum Drive in Lansing....

BWL Board of Commissioners Unanimously Approves New Natural Gas-Fired Power Plant

3/28/2018 11:55:00 AM

The Lansing Board of Water & Light Board of Commissioners gave unanimous final approval Tuesday night for a new, cleaner and efficient natural gas-fired power plant to complement BWL’s investment in renewable energy projects and its energy efficiency programs. The action allows BWL to close its two remaining coal-fired power plants, Eckert in 2020 and Erickson and in 2025....

BWL Offers Grants for Nonprofit Energy Efficiency Upgrades

2/28/2018 1:35:00 PM

The Lansing Board of Water & Light (BWL) Hometown Energy Savers® program has grants of up to $5,000 available for energy efficiency improvements at facilities owned or leased by qualifying nonprofit organizations that are located in the BWL’s electric service territory. Priority is given to organizations that provide services for clients with limited incomes....

BWL Travels with 2018 Chili Cook-off

2/1/2018 12:35:00 PM

SAVE THE DATE! The Lansing Board of Water & Light’s Chili Cook-off is ready to travel around the world and within the City of Lansing! The 23rd annual event, presented by LU665 the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Lansing Division and National Electrical Contractors Association, will be held on Friday, October 12 and will change locations from Adado Riverfront Park to Cooley Law School Stadium, the home of the Lansing Lugnuts. ...

BWL Announces $500 Million Natural Gas Power Plant

12/18/2017 12:40:00 PM

New 250 MW plant to be BWL’s biggest project ever, creating 1,200 construction jobs RACER Trust site to also be redeveloped for new Penn-Hazel Complex ...

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