Michigan State Tool for Electricity Emissions Reduction (STEER)

Why History Shows that the Clean Power Plan Will Stimulate a Robust Industry Response

The Michigan version of the State Tool for Electricity Emissions Reduction (STEER) is an open-access integrated resource planning tool, developed for analyzing least-cost strategies to implement the Clean Power Plan. It automatically calculates the least-cost plan given policy options, load and price forecasts. All data, inputs, and formulae are visible to and changeable by the user. The principal purpose of STEER is to facilitate all-stakeholder access to data and integrated resource planning analysis as states plan Clean Power Plan implementation.

STEER Michigan is delivered as an Excel spreadsheet and can be downloaded at no cost. Please email any questions about technical support to steer@aee.net.

Advanced Energy Economy Institute and the Institute for Energy Innovation Business Council would like to acknowledge the work of the University of Michigan and 5 Lakes Energy and support of the Energy Foundation.

To see an application of this tool, please visit the Institute for Energy Innovation website to download a white paper analyzing a scenario for Michigan.

Please fill out the form to download the user manual and STEER model.

Complete this form to download the model:

Why History Shows that the Clean Power Plan Will Stimulate a Robust Industry Response

The Michigan version of the State Tool for Electricity Emissions Reduction (STEER) is an open-access integrated resource planning tool, developed for analyzing least-cost strategies to implement the Clean Power Plan. It automatically calculates the least-cost plan given policy options, load and price forecasts. All data, inputs, and formulae are visible to and changeable by the user. The principal purpose of STEER is to facilitate all-stakeholder access to data and integrated resource planning analysis as states plan Clean Power Plan implementation.

STEER Michigan is delivered as an Excel spreadsheet and can be downloaded at no cost. Please email any questions about technical support to steer@aee.net.

Advanced Energy Economy Institute and the Institute for Energy Innovation Business Council would like to acknowledge the work of the University of Michigan and 5 Lakes Energy and support of the Energy Foundation.

To see an application of this tool, please visit the Institute for Energy Innovation website to download a white paper analyzing a scenario for Michigan.

Please fill out the form to download the user manual and STEER model.