Man Dies Trying to Remove Downed Power LineAuthorities say a man was electrocuted while trying to remove downed power lines from the bed of a truck in suburban Detroit.
DTE Gains Approval for Natural Gas PlantMichigan regulators have approved DTE Energy's request to build a nearly $1 billion natural gas power plant as it retire coal-fired plants.
Dte Energy Wrapping Up Michigan Power Restoration EffortsDTE Energy says it's wrapping up power restoration efforts for customers who lost service amid freezing rain, high winds and snow amid a weekend ice storm.
Regulators Approves DTE Electric $65 Million Rate IncreaseMichigan regulators have authorized DTE Electric Co. to raise its rates by $65.2 million, or just over half of the $125 million increase the Detroit-based utility implemented in November.
DTE Energy Says 20,000 Customers Still Have No PowerDTE Energy says crews from five states are trying to restore service to 20,000 remaining customers who lost power during Sunday's ice storm.
DTE Says Power Should Be Restored To The Rest of Michigan TodayCrews from several states are helping to restore power to tens of thousands of customers without service in Michigan after a weekend storm brought freezing rain, high winds and snow.
When the Rain, Snow Will StopThe worst of the winter storm moving through Michigan is over, but sunny, dry skies aren't predicted until the end of the week.
Sunday Storms Leave 250,000 DTE Customers Without PowerDTE Energy says about 250,000 of its customers were without power and it expects 90 percent of its 370,000 affected customers to have service by the end of Tuesday. Consumers Energy restored power to most of its more than 118,000 affected customers.