Liesl Clark

Liesl Clark is director of the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy. She was appointed by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.

Articles

Opinion | Carbon-neutral goal offers Michigan a cleaner, healthier future

Opinion | Carbon-neutral goal offers Michigan a cleaner, healthier future

September 29, 2020 | Liesl Clark

In setting the goal of making Michigan carbon-neutral by 2050, Gov. Whitmer let businesses know that the state will be a welcoming, committed partner in ensuring the state has a more prosperous future.

Opinion | New electric school buses will benefit student health in Michigan

Opinion | New electric school buses will benefit student health in Michigan

October 10, 2019 | Liesl Clark

Seven Michigan communities will have electric buses on the road soon.

Opinion | It’s time to invest in Michigan’s environment and economy

Opinion | It’s time to invest in Michigan’s environment and economy

April 3, 2019 | Liesl Clark

The director of the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality makes a pitch for environmental cleanup as an economic engine.

Three ways Michigan can lead on electric vehicles

Three ways Michigan can lead on electric vehicles

October 17, 2017 | Liesl Clark

There are policy barriers that must be overcome for Michigan to lead the nation in the EV revolution.