If approved, the average DTE customer would see an increase of about $3.25 in their monthly bills. It would be the first rate increase in four years.
Cold weather will slow water service shutoffs in Detroit, but not halt a nearly yearlong push to collect on accounts 60 days or $150 or more past due.
The Lansing Board of Water and Light “fell short” in its duties to customers following a December ice storm, state utility regulators said in a review that also makes 30 recommendations to improve service.
Consumers Energy said since January 2011, more than 30 percent of substation outages have been caused by wildlife.
Employers looking to hire high-quality, experienced employees in full-time, part-time, internship and co-op positions can find them at the Wayne State University College of Engineering’s upcoming career fairs on Thursday, Oct. 3 and Thursday, Oct. 10.
Four years after raising customers’ bills to meet mandates to sell cleaner power, Michigan’s biggest utilities are eliminating the fees or slashing them significantly.
Gov. Rick Snyder has signed a law creating a fund to help low-income residents keep their homes warm.
Michigan utilities could add up to a $1 surcharge to electric bills to provide heating assistance to low-income customers under legislation headed to the governor’s desk.
Michigan utilities could add up to a $1 surcharge to electric bills to provide heating assistance to the poor under legislation that has passed the state House.
A proposal to require that Michigan utilities steadily boost their use of renewable energy sources over the next dozen years is stirring a whirlwind of competing claims about costs, jobs and spinoff issues that could leave voters dizzy with confusion.