Entries by DTE Social Media Team

Your guide to the Detroit Zoo Wild Lights

It’s that time of year again! And no, we don’t mean Thanksgiving or Christmas. Beginning November 18, the Detroit Zoo will kick off its annual tradition of welcoming visitors to enjoy a fantastic light display in celebration of the holidays known as Wild Lights. Read on for this fantastic family-friendly event in which DTE is […]

Tips for safe, festive holiday lighting

Deck the halls…the walls, the roof, and everything else, right? It’s time to get festive for the holidays but it’s important to make sure your decorations are safe, especially when it comes to lights. Did you know LED holiday lights last longer? They have an operational life span of roughly 20,000 hours – enough to […]

Family-friendly events during Thanksgiving break

Nothing gets your family into the holiday spirit more than attending traditional events hosted all across Michigan. Whether you’re looking to watch beautiful parade floats pass by, experience the first twinkling of holiday lights, or run/walk your way to a delicious turkey dinner, we’ve got the events for you. Here are just a few coming […]

Fireplace safety tips to follow for a warm and safe winter

On average, there are 22,300 fireplace-related accidents across America each year. By and large these result in structural fires that seriously damage the interior and exterior of the home, setting families back thousands. That’s no way to spend the holiday season! Flare-ups like these happen so often because of a lack of awareness around proper […]

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

Continuing with our series of ‘Jobs You Didn’t Know Existed at DTE’, we spoke with Nick Solomon, an Industrial Hygienist for DTE, on his background on one of the lesser known, but critically important, positions at DTE Energy. Read on to learn more about his position and why it’s important for employees across the company. […]

The history of the Grand Rapids Griffins

In Michigan, hockey is one of our most popular sports. Like most sports, kids get started at a very young age and develop dreams of following in the footsteps of their hometown sports heroes. For some this dream stays just that, but for others, they make the move toward playing professionally. One specific team here […]

The big health benefits behind indoor houseplants

As you transform your home from season to season, there are a lot of moving parts to keep in mind. Where should you clean? Where do you need extra insulation and weather stripping? As you build out your to-do list, it’ll most likely come around to house décor. No matter the time of year, finding […]