Entries by DTE Social Media Team

Holiday event round-up: West Michigan edition

What’s not to love about festive markets and light parades that get the whole family in the mood for the holiday season? Whether you’re from the west side or are looking for somewhere fun to take the family, these holiday events are sure to fill you with joy. Check out some of the events happening […]

This Month in Michigan History: The Toledo Strip

Ask anyone: Michigan has had a friendly rivalry with Ohio for what feels like forever. May it be on the gridiron or competition in auto industry exports, our neighbors to the south often feel like an unruly sibling as part of the larger Midwestern family. This relationship goes back centuries, to the time where Michigan […]

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. […]