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DTE Energy Improves Detroit Neighborhood With First Solar-Powered Trash Compactors

DTE Energy set up the units at the Third Street bus stop area across from the MGM Grand Detroit, its Navitas House office building at Bagley Avenue and Third Street and in the company’s food truck area near its headquarters building entrance.


A DTE crew is seen on a property where a man was electrocuted by a downed power line. (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ)

$5,000 Reward Offered In Case Of DTE Energy Worker Shot In Detroit

“We hope the community will help us minimize threats to our workers.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2015

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DTE Energy Employee Shot While Working In Detroit; $1,000 Reward Offered For Info On Gunman

Assaulting a utility worker is an enhanced felony in Michigan and can result in additional prison time.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/15/2015

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Armed Robber Targeting DTE Energy Crews In Detroit; $2,500 Reward Offered

Someone is preying on utility workers in Detroit and officials are hoping a cash reward will lead police to the suspect.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2015

DTE crews make repair on line after damaging winds hit the metro Detroit area. (Credit: DTE) FILE

150,000 In Metro Detroit Lose Power Due To Strong Storms

DTE Energy says heavy wind gusts and rainfall throughout the night caused trees and tree limbs to knock out power.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2015

JPN: Sharp Introduce 'Lumiwall'

DTE To Install Solar-Powered Trash Compactors In Detroit

The utility says Thursday that the Bigbelly units are expected to arrive this summer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2015

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State Wants Utilities To Discuss Potential Shutoff Changes After Man Froze To Death

The Michigan Public Service Commission wants companies to submit ways to better reach elderly residents who are most at risk during a shutoff in extreme weather.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2015

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10 Tips To Save Money On Your Summer Energy Bill

Looking for ways to escape the heat and humidity this summer while saving money on your energy bill?

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2015

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Natural Gas Set To Play Major Role In Michigan’s Energy Mix

With at least nine coal plants in the state slated to shut down in the next 10 years, natural gas is the likely replacement as the primary source for generating energy in Michigan, experts say.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/17/2015

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Regulators Approve DTE’s Plan For Fermi 3, Another Nuclear Plant

Federal regulators have approved DTE Energy’s proposal for a new nuclear power plant in Monroe County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2015