DTE Energy Company Announces Redemption of 2011 Series I 6.50% Junior Subordinated Debentures

DETROIT, Nov. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) announced today that it has priced its offering of $280 million aggregate principal amount 2016 Series F 6 percent Junior Subordinated Debentures due Dec. 15, 2076. The use of proceeds will be used to redeem the Company's 2011 Series I 6.50 percent Junior Subordinated Debentures (NYSE: DTZ).

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DTE Energy announced today the full redemption of all outstanding 2011 Series I 6.50 percent Junior Subordinated Debentures. The 2011 Series I 6.50 percent Junior Subordinated Debentures will be redeemed on Dec. 28, 2016. The redemption price is 100 percent of the unpaid principal amount of the 2011 Series I 6.50 percent Junior Subordinated Debentures, together with accrued and unpaid interest up to, but excluding, Dec. 28, 2016. The 2011 Series I 6.50 percent Junior Subordinated Debentures will be called for redemption in minimum denominations of $25 and in multiples of $25.

Holders owning 2011 Series I 6.50 percent Junior Subordinated Debentures through a broker, bank or other nominee should contact that party for information.

For more information, holders of the 2011 Series I 6.50 percent Junior Subordinated Debentures may contact the paying agent for the redemption: The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, N.A., Corporate Trust, 719 Griswold Street, Suite 930, Detroit, Michigan 48226, or by calling 800-254-2826.


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About DTE Energy
DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) is a Detroit-based diversified energy company involved in the development and management of energy-related businesses and services nationwide.

Its operating units include an electric utility serving 2.2 million customers in Southeastern Michigan and a natural gas utility serving 1.2 million customers in Michigan. The DTE Energy portfolio includes non-utility energy businesses focused on power and industrial projects, natural gas pipelines, gathering and storage, and energy marketing and trading.  As one of Michigan's leading corporate citizens, DTE Energy is a force for growth and prosperity in the 450 Michigan communities it serves in a variety of ways, including philanthropy, volunteerism and economic progress. Information about DTE Energy is available at, and

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For further information: Stephanie Beres, DTE Energy, 313-235-5555