Entries by DTE Social Media Team

Nichols takes advantage of opportunities that increase energy efficiency

This guest post is from Rebecca Holman, communications for the US Green Building Council West Michigan Chapter Nichols is a regional distributor of custodial and packaging supplies and equipment. They are headquartered in Norton Shores and have six other locations in Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana.  The custodial department partners with organizations to ensure clean and healthy facilities. […]

The power of lighting in productivity

How are your lights powering you? From the very moment we wake up to end-of-day bedtime texts, the light around us has a quiet but notable impact on how we live our lives. Direct light creates stimulation for the senses, which in turn has mental and physiological effects. A number of studies have been conducted […]

Empowering youth: ways to teach children self-confidence

Teaching kids to love themselves boosts self-confidence and helps them to grow into confident adults. Building a child’s self-esteem and helping them find their true self increases resiliency, encourages independence, and helps to foster strong relationship-building in their future among other things. In fact, research shows there is positive correlation between higher self-esteem and academic […]

Rate adjustment for DTE Energy electric customers supports projects to improve reliability, increase clean power and reduce emissions

Guest post by Trevor F. Lauer, president and COO, DTE Electric Earlier today, the Michigan Public Service Commission approved a rate adjustment for DTE Energy electric customers to modernize the electric infrastructure in our Southeast Michigan service territory, increase clean power generation and reduce emissions at our power plants. We know the cost of living […]