The outages are scattered, however the biggest outages are in Madison Heights, Dearborn and near Lincoln Park.
Virtually all DTE customers are expected to have their electric service restored by late Wednesday night.
DTE Energy has already begun to build redundancy into circuits servicing several schools including the circuits connecting Emerson and Ludington schools.
A hot night got a little hotter for thousands of DTE Energy customers who lost power Tuesday evening.
Multiple power lines were brought down by heavy winds. One home was hit by a fallen tree.
The plant does resource recovery work for DTE and other companies.
Showers and thunderstorms rolled into the Metro Detroit area Tuesday night leaving pockets of power outages and downed trees.
This is the season for severe weather and that’s what the northern portions of Oakland, Macomb and St. Clair Counties experienced overnight.
Ice storms have caused hundreds of thousands of people throughout Michigan to lose power.
DTE is investigating how a teen was shocked and critically injured by a live wire Monday outside Burns Elementary School.