A special federal inspection is planned of DTE Energy’s Fermi 2 nuclear power plant this year because the Monroe-area facility’s reactor was shut down too many times in 2012, officials said.
The DTE Energy Foundation has made a $1 million contribution to support the capital campaign for the new Career Technology Center at Monroe County Community College, and to also promote diversity at the college.
Protesters met outside the Royal Oak Post Office for the march, to kick-off a two-part event called “Fukushima — the Continuing Disaster.”
An environmental coalition is making more arguments against a proposed addition to DTE Energy Co.’s Fermi nuclear plant in southeastern Michigan.
The Foundation at Monroe County Community College has announced the recipients of the 2013 Enhancement Grants Program awards.
A federal report is criticizing DTE Energy Co. for what it says are maintenance failures leading up to the June breakdown of a cooling water pump at the Fermi 2 nuclear power plant.
La-Z-Boy Inc. plans to build a new $50 million headquarters on 120 acres in Monroe.
The Michigan Economic Development Corporation Wednesday announced Michigan Strategic Fund approval of Michigan Business Development and Community Revitalization program incentives to six companies planning expansions in the state. The projects are expected to generate nearly $117 million in investments and add 295 new jobs in Michigan.
A pair of candlelight vigils were held Friday evening in memory of Julia Niswender, the Eastern Michigan University student who was found dead in her off-campus apartment on Tuesday night.
DTE Energy says it may take months before the Fermi 2 nuclear power plant returns to full power because of substantial repairs needed on a reactor water pump.