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Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder Wants Up to 40% Clean Energy by 2025

Gov. Rick Snyder in the energy message he released on Friday said he'd like to have between 30 and 40 percent of Michigan's energy needs be met by a combination of renewable energy and reducing energy waste through energy efficiency efforts.

In terms of strictly renewable energy, Snyder said Michigan could get 19 percent of its energy from renewable sources by 2025.

"You can't have all renewables, most likely, because you have a base load question," Snyder said.

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