The fate of the Presque Isle Power Plant near Marquette, Mich. could complicate the state's compliance with the Clean Power Plan.

Michigan announces state-based strategy to comply with Clean Power Plan

More than half of Michigan’s renewable energy capacity will not count towards its carbon-reduction goals under the federal Clean Power Plan, state officials said today. Due to the state’s “aggressive” renewable portfolio standard passed by the Legislature in 2008, a majority of the generation installed since then will likely not receive credit under the plan.