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The Power of Union-Led Training

There is no denying the power of union-led training. P4A’s success, as measured by the number of members trained as of September 30 this year: P4A has trained 3,484 UWUA members at six P4A employers By the end of the year that number is expected to hit 5,000, roughly 10% of the UWUA membership, and […]

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P4A and Utility Workers Launch First-of-Its-Kind Renewable Specialist Apprenticeship Program

Program Offers Path to Employment for In-Demand Renewable Industry Jobs Potterville, MI (August 5, 2019) – The UWUA Power for America Training Trust Fund (P4A) and the Utility Workers Union of America (UWUA), AFL-CIO announce a unique, new union apprenticeship program that provides world-class skills training and a path to employment for in-demand jobs in […]

Electric NEWS|08.22.19
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Consumers Energy Recognized for Training Program with P4A

Consumers Energy Recognized by Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency for Providing Career Opportunities to Military Veterans   Consumers Energy is being recognized for its dedication to employing military veterans, being named a silver level Veteran-Friendly Employer by the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency. “We are a better, stronger company when we recognize and bring in the talents of a […]

P4A IN THE NEWS|01.16.18
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The Power of Union-Led Training

There is no denying the power of union-led training. P4A’s success, as measured by the number of members trained as of September 30 this year: P4A has trained 3,484 UWUA members at six P4A employers By the end of the year that number is expected to hit 5,000, roughly 10% of the UWUA membership, and […]

P4A IN THE NEWS|12.11.17
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CMS Energy’s Unit to Invest $250M in Michigan’s Businesses

CMS Energy Corporation ‘s CMS principal subsidiary, Consumers Energy recently announced that it will invest approximately $250 million to boost small businesses in Michigan over the next two and a half years, under the Pure Michigan Business Connect (PMBC) initiative. The Pure Michigan Business Connect (PMBC) developed by the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) began […]

P4A IN THE NEWS|10.28.17
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Hundreds of Coneys Downed by Consumers Energy Employees for Charity

Eat 1,000 coney dogs in 12 minutes. That was the task Consumers Energy employees faced at the company’s 13th annual Coney Challenge on Wednesday, Oct. 11. The company’s goal is to raise $1 million, said Brian Wheeler, senior public information director. Read More: http://www.mlive.com/news/jackson/index.ssf/2017/10/consumers_energy_employees_dow_1.html

P4A IN THE NEWS|10.13.17
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Man Pretending to be With Consumer’s Energy

Scam Alert!   A man claiming he’s with Consumer’s Energy has been threatening to cut off residents’ power if they don’t pay up within 30 minutes of the phone call. Read More: http://www.wnem.com/story/36178389/scam-alert-man-pretending-to-be-with-consumers-energy

P4A IN THE NEWS|08.25.17
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