Someone is preying on utility workers in Detroit and officials are hoping a cash reward will lead police to the suspect.
DTE Energy says heavy wind gusts and rainfall throughout the night caused trees and tree limbs to knock out power.
The utility says Thursday that the Bigbelly units are expected to arrive this summer.
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.
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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.
Federal regulators have approved DTE Energy’s proposal for a new nuclear power plant in Monroe County.
A utility spokeswoman said an illegal electrical hookup was involved.
The plant was back at about 25 percent power on Saturday and full power by Monday morning.
Utility regulators have announced $22 million in federally funded grants to help low-income state residents keep their lights on and their homes warm.