Entries by DTE Social Media Team

Storm Restoration Update: April 18, 2018 10:30 a.m.

There are 1,600 workers from DTE and five states in the field today working to restore service to the 25,000 DTE customers who remain without power. Since Sunday, these crews have put up more than 250 miles of new power lines – enough wire to reach from Detroit to Traverse City. Our remaining repairs are among […]

Storm Restoration Update: April 18, 2018 5:30 a.m.

As of 5:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 18, DTE Energy has restored power to more than 90 percent of the 390,000 customers impacted by Sunday’s ice storm. There are 1,600 workers from DTE and five states in the field today working to restore service to the 30,000 DTE customers who remain without power. Since Sunday, these crews […]

Storm restoration update: April 17, 2018 5:30 a.m.

As of 5:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 17, DTE Energy has restored power to more than 245,000 customers impacted by the ice storm that hit Southeast Michigan Sunday. The storm impacted a total of 390,000 customers. More than 60 percent of customers have been restored, and the DTE team has mapped out a plan to restore the remaining 145,000 customers without power. Customers […]

Storm Restoration Update: April 16, 2018 10:30 a.m.

As of 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 16, DTE Energy has restored power to more than 120,000 customers impacted by an ice storm that hit Southeast Michigan on Sunday. About 250,000 customers remain without power. Crews have been dispatched to more than half of those outages. DTE has over 1,000 crews in the field and an additional 400 crews […]

Storm restoration update: April 16, 2018 5:40 AM

As of 5:40 a.m. Monday, April 16, DTE Energy has restored power to more than 120,000 customers impacted by an ice storm that hit Southeast Michigan on Sunday. More than 370,000 customers were impacted, and 250,000 remain without power. DTE expects 90 percent of customers impacted by the recent weather event will have power restored by end […]

Winter Storm Xanto: April 15, 2018 5:30 PM restoration update

As of 5:30 p.m. Sunday, April 15, 2018, DTE Energy has restored power to more than 58,000 customers impacted by an ice storm that hit Southeast Michigan early Sunday. About 310,000 customers remain without power, including several schools. We expect that schools currently without power will remain out of power tomorrow and possibly Tuesday. Today […]

A Guide: Tips for Preparing Your Home for Spring

One thing many Michiganders can attest to is the feeling that there is, seemingly, no end to winter. However, they eventually see the light at the end of the tunnel with winter’s transition to spring and begin the process of ushering in a new season with home maintenance. Whether it’s giving their house a deep, […]

DTE Energy sponsors Michigan Battle of the Buildings competition, encouraging businesses to be energy efficient

DTE Energy, Michigan’s largest energy company, is promoting energy efficiency by sponsoring Michigan Battle of the Buildings, a friendly competition that supports energy waste reduction practices in buildings across the state. “This sponsorship is an important part of our work to support a thriving statewide economy by helping business customers lower their energy costs,” said […]

Envisioning a new future for Conners Creek

Once synonymous with fueling Detroit’s 20th-century industrial growth, the historic Conners Creek Power Plant property on the city’s east side waterfront is now valued for its redevelopment potential. Owned by DTE Energy and nestled at the mouth of the Detroit River across from Belle Isle, the Conners Creek site is the largest contiguous parcel of […]