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2012-10-01 10:21:12

DETROIT, Oct. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy said today it has exceeded target for spending with Michigan based companies through August, as part of its ongoing commitment to the Pure Michigan Business Connect Initiative. Through August, DTE Energy spent $498 million with Michigan-based suppliers compared to $334 million during the same period a year ago. DTE Energy said also it expects to surpass its annual spend target of $575 million by the end of 2012 and now expects to spend...

2012-09-28 06:21:06

DETROIT, Sept. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Detroit Edison today issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to purchase one or more large solar photovoltaic installation as part of its utility-owned SolarCurrents program. The utility is seeking photovoltaic installations that can range in size from 500 kilowatts to 2 megawatts. Detroit Edison already owns and operates a number of large solar installations, including projects at Monroe County Community College, General Motors' Detroit-Hamtramck...

2012-09-14 06:23:05

DETROIT, Sept. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- David Meador, DTE Energy executive vice president and chief financial officer, will provide a business update at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2012 Power and Gas Leaders conference at approximately 7:30 a.m. EDT Sept. 20. The live audio webcast and presentation materials will be available on DTE Energy's website at www.dteenergy.com/investors. A replay of the webcast and the presentation materials will be available and archived on the website....

2012-09-10 06:24:39

DETROIT, Sept. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- To improve electrical service reliability and safety for customers, Detroit Edison tree trimming crews will be working in several local communities over the next two months. During severe weather, fallen limbs and tree branches create about two-thirds of power outages. "By trimming to a 10-foot distance between tree branches and our power lines, we can significantly reduce tree-related power outages," said Vince Dow, DTE Energy vice president of...

2012-09-04 02:22:55

HOUSTON, Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE), Enbridge Inc. (NYSE: ENB) and Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE: SE) (the "Partners") today announced the execution of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to jointly develop the NEXUS Gas Transmission (NGT) system, a project that will move growing supplies of Ohio Utica shale gas to markets in the U.S. Midwest, including Ohio and Michigan, and Ontario, Canada. The proposed NGT project will originate in northeastern Ohio, include...

2012-07-31 06:22:44

DETROIT, July 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) that will continue to add energy efficiency programs to the company's energy portfolio. The program that will be bid is the Residential Multifamily Program. A guiding principle under this RFP is to set the stage for a deeper relationship with the customers so they will be motivated to take actions to become more energy efficient. The multifamily program provides direct installation of energy-efficient...

2012-07-27 02:24:33

DETROIT, July 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy (NYSE:DTE) today reported second quarter 2012 earnings of $146 million, or $0.86 per diluted share, compared with $202 million, or $1.19 per diluted share in 2011. Reported earnings in the second quarter of 2011 include an $88 million, or $0.52 per diluted share, adjustment to reduce income tax expense. This non-cash income tax benefit was the result of the enactment of the Michigan Corporate Income Tax in May 2011 and the related...

2012-07-10 06:22:12

DETROIT, July 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) will announce its second quarter 2012 earnings before the market opens Friday, July 27. The company will conduct a conference call to discuss earnings results at 9 a.m. EDT the same day. Investors, the news media and the public may listen to a live internet broadcast of the call at www.dteenergy.com/investors. The telephone dial-in numbers are U.S. and Canada toll free: (800) 419-9895 or International toll: (913) 312-0643. The...

2012-07-02 10:20:54

DETROIT, July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Jack M. Davis, senior vice president and chief nuclear officer at DTE Energy's Fermi 2 Nuclear Power Plant, has announced that he is retiring at the end of this year. The DTE Energy Board of Directors has named Joseph H. Plona, currently site vice president, to replace Davis as senior vice president and chief nuclear officer, effective Sept. 1. Plona will report to Steven Kurmas, president and chief operating officer of Detroit Edison, who will assume...

2012-06-29 10:21:28

DETROIT, June 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy today lauded a report on advanced meters by the staff of the Michigan Public Service Commission. The report, issued today, noted that the electromechanical meters now used by utilities, including DTE Energy, are obsolete and out of production. Furthermore, the MPSC staff report said that based on its review of extensive research, advanced meters represent a safe technology and that the health risk is "insignificant." "We're pleased with the...