Entries by DTE Social Media Team

Generator safety tips

A portable generator can be extremely helpful during a power outage. You can use a generator to run lights, refrigerators, sump pumps, your furnace blower or other essential items until your power is back on. However, it is important to remember the following safety tips: Stand in a dry place and have dry hands when […]

Your storm questions, answered

On Wed., March 8, much of Southeastern Michigan sustained winds comparable to those of a tropical storm. This windstorm caused more than one third of DTE Energy’s 2.2 million electric customers to lose power and caused the largest weather event in our organization’s history. This page shares more information about this outage and our restoration […]

DTE Energy launches new television commercials

DTE Energy has launched an exciting new advertising campaign, bringing an even closer focus on what we do in our local communities. You’ll see beautiful shots of iconic Michigan areas and businesses cut together over a driving rhythm, delivering new facts and tips that you might not have heard from us. If you’re watching the […]

Daylight saving: Spring into season

Daylight Saving Time (DST) provides us with a great opportunity to enjoy to the sun an hour longer each day for the next eight months. With this extra daylight, our fun activities can last a little longer, and what’s not to love about that. As we prepare to set our clocks an hour forward on […]

Spring break: A time to empower and inspire

Kids tend to count down the minutes and seconds to spring break for a number of reasons: chief among them, the chance to veg out on the sofa or romp around with friends outside of school. While unwinding is an idea we can get behind, a full week of “freedom” presents a unique opportunity for […]

Relax and recharge with these simple tips

Keeping track of our mental health is just as important as maintaining good physical health, especially when it comes to managing stress levels. Not taking the proper amount of time to disconnect from technology and work can lead to mental health problems such as depression and sleep disorders. When you actively seek to reduce stress […]