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DTE Energy invites the public to participate in long-term energy planning

Public invited to open houses on July 26, Aug.16 to discuss Michigan's energy plan

DETROIT, June 29, 2018 – DTE Energy is offering you an opportunity to learn about the company’s energy planning process and provide input on the company’s long-term plans to transform its mix of generation sources to ensure the reliable, affordable and clean energy that will power Michigan’s future.

Public open houses will be held Thursday, July 26 in Taylor, and Thursday, Aug. 16 in Livonia, giving community members the opportunity to ask questions and provide comments about how DTE plans to meet Michigan’s energy needs.

“DTE is committed to reducing carbon emissions by more than 80 percent by 2050 so it is imperative that we carve the right path forward,” said Trevor Lauer, president and COO, DTE Electric. “Getting our customers’ input early in the process ensures what matters most to them is taken into consideration as we work to achieve the right balance of energy sources that will provide cleaner, affordable, reliable and secure power to our 2.2 million customers for decades to come.”

PUBLIC MEETINGS: DTE Energy will seek public input as it develops its long-term Integrated Resource Plan. Two sessions have been scheduled (no registration necessary):

Thursday, July 26, 2018

 4-7 p.m.

Wayne County Community College – 21000 Northline Rd., Taylor, MI

 

Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018

 4-7 p.m.

Schoolcraft College – 18600 Haggerty Rd., Livonia MI

 

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 1.3 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 dteenergy.com, twitter.com/dte_energy and facebook.com/dteenergy.

For further information: Randi Berris or Renee McClelland, DTE Energy, 313.235.5555