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Temperatures Rise: Can The Power Grid Take The Heat?

With a Heat Advisory in effect in southeast Michigan, it’s safe to say that many people will be seeking out ways to beat the heat – including cranking up their air conditioners.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2012


Summer Savings Tips: Make The Most Of Your A/C

Weather is the number one cause of higher electric bills, especially as air conditioning usage increases along with rising outdoor temperatures.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2012

Inside a Detroit classroom. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ, File)

Detroit Schools Closed Due To Extreme Heat

The extreme heat means a day off for some of Detroit’s summer school students.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2011


Thousands Still Without Power In Wayne County

About 5,000 DTE customers are still without electricity and air conditioning Wednesday morning, mostly in Hazel Park and Redford.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2011


Tips: Keep Your Air Conditioner Running

With record high temperatures in the forecast, Metro Detroit air conditioners are working overtime, and a few simple tips will help make sure the system is running top-notch.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2011


Tips: Keep Your Car Cool During Hot Weather

Paul Van Dorn, the shop manager for Village Ford’s service department, shares car care tips to help maintain and keep your car cool in hot weather.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2011

Great Lakes IT Report 07/26

Greenhouse gas friendly air-conditioning.


GM Adds Greenhouse Gas-Friendly Air Conditioning Refrigerant

General Motors Co. will introduce a new greenhouse gas-friendly air-conditioning refrigerant in 2013 Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac models in the U.S. that keeps vehicle interiors as cool as today while reducing heat-trapping gases in […]