Saginaw Future Inc., the regional economic development agency for the Saginaw Bay area, announced a free solar power site assessment for businesses in an 11-county area in the Great Lakes Bay area, the Thumb and Mid-Michigan.
The first 13 wind turbines at DTE Energy’s (NYSE: DTE) Echo Wind Park have been commissioned, with the entire facility set to begin commercial operation by the end of November.
DTE said the 10 turbine, 20 megawatt project will create enough energy to power about 9,000 homes.
AT&T Inc. Tuesday announced the availability of its mobile Internet service to more than 50 communities across northern Lower Michigan, the eastern Upper Peninsula and the Thumb, extending access for advanced mobile services, devices and applications to customers in the area.
The Michigan Public Service Commission has approved DTE Energy’s contract to purchase 20 megawatts of renewable energy from a subsidiary of Heritage Sustainable Energy, a Michigan wind energy producer.
The 61-year-old pleaded guilty in December to indecent exposure for showing his genitals to a sheriff’s deputy and another woman in a rural eastern Michigan park.
DTE Energy last week announced the completion of construction and the start of full commercial operation of the Thumb Wind Park in Huron and Sanilac counties.
The son of sex research pioneer Dr. William H. Masters is accused of exposing himself to a sheriff’s deputy and another woman posing as recreational kayakers during a sting operation along a river in eastern Michigan.
Two Huron County men have been killed in separate lawn tractor accidents.
Michigan authorities say they arrested six illegal immigrants from Mexico at a construction site after one called 911 to request an ambulance for a ride.