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2014-05-27 12:24:47

Phase 1 of the site cleanup to begin immediately MARYSVILLE, Mich., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy completed its sale of the historic Marysville Power Plant to Commercial Development Company, a firm specializing in industrial brownfield work. The Marysville Power Plant - also known as the "Mighty Marysville" - operated from 1922 until 2001, employing as many 250 people at its peak. It was released for decommissioning in 2011. The plant, which sits on a 20-acre site along...

2014-05-07 16:23:06

Line clearance program improves electric service reliability DETROIT, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy tree trimming crews will be working in several local communities over the next two months, to improve electrical service reliability and enhance safety for customers. For the past 15 years, the company has received the National Tree Line USA Award for quality tree care. Tree trim crews follow International Society of Arboriculture standards to maintain the health of trees....

2014-04-17 12:23:37

DETROIT, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy President and Chief Operating Officer Steven Kurmas will provide a business update at the American Gas Association Financial Forum at approximately 11:15 a.m. EDT May 19, 2014. The conference audio and presentation materials will be available via webcast through a link on DTE Energy's website at dteenergy.com/investors. The webcast replay will be available and archived on the website. DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) is a Detroit-based...

2014-03-24 16:21:21

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two Farmington Hills-based companies: Lumecon and Illuminating Concepts have been selected as finalists for the second DTE Energy E-Challenge Competition in partnership with NextEnergy and The Engineering Society of Detroit (ESD). The DTE E-Challenge competition is designed to showcase energy efficiency innovation through market-ready solutions. This year's competition requires demonstrations to showcase advanced lighting that...

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