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The biggest shift in the energy industry in decades is happening now and DTE Energy is navigating this transformation with a focus on sustaining Michigan with reliable, affordable power.

Meet the people who power our company and the communities where we live and serve.

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DTE Energy Fireplace Safety Winter Tips Tricks Empowering Michigan

Fireplace safety tips to follow for a warm and safe winter

November 17, 2017/by Shirden

The Art of the “Side-Hustle” in the Millennial Generation

November 14, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team
DTE Karen Personett

Jobs you didn’t know existed at DTE: Wellness and Health Manager

November 10, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team
DTE industrial hygienist

Jobs you didn’t know existed at DTE: Industrial Hygienist

November 10, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team
Michigan veteran memorials

5 Michigan veteran memorials to visit for Veterans Day

November 10, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team
Grand Rapids Griffins

The history of the Grand Rapids Griffins

November 10, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team
Indoor houseplants

The big health benefits behind indoor houseplants

November 10, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team

Mom, nuclear instructor, soldier: titles of a modern woman

November 9, 2017/by Stephen Tait

Saving lives over lunch

November 7, 2017/by Amanda Knaebel

Green Infrastructure and the Navitas House Bioswale

November 7, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team

Five reasons to change to energy efficient lighting

November 6, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team
Detroit-Windsor Tunnel

This month in Michigan history: Detroit-Windsor Tunnel opens

November 6, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team
Positivity in Detroit

Spotlight on Detroit: Positivity in the news

November 6, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team
Economic growth

Lighting the way for economic growth

November 3, 2017/by RoNeishaMullen

Use these tips today to save energy, save money, stay comfortable this winter

November 2, 2017/by Brian Smith

DTE Energy employees receive high honors for serving customers and communities

October 31, 2017/by Vanessa Waters
recycle

Forgotten household items that you should just recycle

October 30, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team
Flint

Fun, family-friendly events to enjoy in Flint this fall

October 30, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team
Upper Tahquamenon Falls

Keeping your family’s energy up during the colder months

October 30, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team
carbon monoxide

Carbon monoxide season: how to protect your family

October 30, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team

Flansburgh School has a new home thanks to help from DTE employees

October 26, 2017/by Cindy Hecht

Gas leak knowledge helps family avert potential danger

October 26, 2017/by John Fossen

Announcing the 2017 Business Pride Winners and how businesses can save today

October 25, 2017/by Brynn Guster

Talking art, inspiration and the big impact of large scale sculptures

October 25, 2017/by DTE Social Media Team
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