DTE Energy Declares Dividend, Sets Annual Meeting Date


DETROIT, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) Board of Directors has declared a $0.53 per share dividend on its common stock payable Jan. 15, 2008, to shareholders of record at the close of business Dec. 17, 2007.

The company also announced that its 2008 Annual Meeting of Common Stock Shareholders will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 15.

Shareholders of record at the close of business March 19, 2008, are eligible to vote at the meeting.

Shareholders interested in proposing business from the floor or nominating a person for the position of director from the floor must give notice and certain information to the DTE Energy corporate secretary between Feb. 15 and March 17, 2008.

DTE Energy is a Detroit-based diversified energy company involved in the development and management of energy-related businesses and services nationwide. Its operating units include Detroit Edison, an electric utility serving 2.2 million customers in Southeastern Michigan, MichCon, a natural gas utility serving 1.3 million customers in Michigan and other non-utility, energy businesses focused on gas pipelines and storage, coal transportation, unconventional gas production and power and industrial projects. Information about DTE Energy is available at


CONTACT: Scott Simons, +1-313-235-8808, or Lorie N. Kessler,
+1-313-235-8807, both of DTE Energy

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