Latest Detroit Thermal LLC Stories

2011-02-24 08:15:00

DETROIT, Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Two iconic downtown Detroit federal buildings will be heated for the next decade with reliable steam from renewable energy municipal waste sources in a $9 million environmentally friendly deal signed by the General Services Administration (GSA) with Detroit Thermal, LLC, owner and operator of the district energy steam system along the Woodward Corridor from the Riverfront to Midtown and New Center. The federal contract brings Detroit Thermal's score...

2010-12-06 15:59:00

DETROIT, Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Detroit Renewable Power LLC ("DRP") is calling back 91 workers who had been temporarily laid off as a result of actions of the previous owners of the Detroit energy-from-waste (EFW) facility. The call back is part of a systematic plan for restarting the facility to insure the highest standards of operation. A total of approximately 130 workers are expected to be called back once the EFW plant resumes full operations. The announcement was made by...

2010-11-16 08:15:00

DETROIT, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A coalition of public and private enterprises, led by Detroit Renewable Energy LLC, the new parent company of Detroit Thermal, LLC; along with the City of Detroit, the Greater Detroit Resource Recovery Authority, the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 324, Utility Workers Union of America, AFL, CIO Local 223, and DTE Energy, has attracted a $50 million investment to Detroit in a deal that assures a long-term, cost-effective and...

2010-08-03 08:54:00

DETROIT, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Detroit's eco-friendly district energy system, Detroit Thermal, LLC, is "tying" seven downtown Detroit Wayne County buildings deep underground with an innovative approach and a new three-year contract estimated at $8 million, continuing major growth of the underground steam energy system serving Detroit from the riverfront to the New Center area. Additionally, recently completed new service connections to the Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan (RIM),...

2009-04-28 09:00:00

Koppang Lauded For Growing Customer Base, Modernization Of Detroit District Energy System DETROIT, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Victor Koppang, 62, has been promoted to President of Detroit Thermal, LLC effective immediately. Since joining Detroit Thermal in 2008 as general manager, Koppang has brought new life to the district energy company with the recent announcement of nearly $100 million in new business, including a ten-year, $80 million contract with the Detroit Medical Center. Koppang...

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