Aug. 6, 2022 PLYMOUTH VOICE. Plymouth Michigan News Three days after a rain and wind storm hit the Plymouth area electrical linemen are still working in Lake Pointe. Powerful winds in excess of 60 mph blew across the metro Detroit area on Wednesday afternoon causing widely scattered power outages.
Nov. 2, 2021 PLYMOUTH VOICE. Plymouth Michigan News OPINION “All those millions of dollars could be used instead to meet other critical needs” In their latest monthly Customer Connections newsletter DTE Energy is touting the on-going construction of its newest $300 million wind park in mid-Michigan, known as
Oct. 6, 2021 PLYMOUTH VOICE. Plymouth Michigan News In a small way DTE has finally accepted responsibility and publicly acknowledged that the poor reliability and recent string of outages in the Plymouth community is the result of inferior maintenance and badly needed equipment upgrades and repairs. Until now DTE
Oct. 4, 2021 PLYMOUTH VOICE. Plymouth Michigan News Don Howard Staff Writer Plymouth Township Supervisor Kurt Heise, upset by the frequent outages the past few months, said today he has now threatened legal action against DTE Energy after “persistent and inexplicable DTE power outages that began the week
Sep. 28, 2021 PLYMOUTH VOICE. Plymouth Michigan News Two Plymouth area schools were forced to close early Tuesday morning after a school bus hit a low hanging power line knocking out power to some 1700 DTE customers in Plymouth and Plymouth and Plymouth Township. Officials reported that an unoccupied
Sep. 2, 2021 PLYMOUTH VOICE. Plymouth Michigan News OPINION Five years ago, at an open house at the Hilton Garden Inn DTE Energy officials attempted to quell hundreds of service complaints from angry customers in the Plymouth community. Two months prior, a massive explosion and fire rocked Plymouth’s Old
Jun. 29, 2021 PLYMOUTH VOICE. Plymouth Michigan News UPDATED Once again on Tuesday Plymouth area residents were without power when an afternoon rainstorm wiped out service to an estimated 50,000 DTE Energy customers. Plymouth and Plymouth Township in particular has suffered numerous distribution-related outages and repeatedly lost power in
Aug. 28, 2019 PLYMOUTH VOICE. Plymouth Michigan News Plymouth Township, Northville Township and Plymouth city residents were once again subjected to power outages this week, despite repeated promises of improvements in both equipment and service from DTE. Most of Plymouth Township Lake Pointe Village, known for frequent storm related
Aug. 6, 2019 PLYMOUTH VOICE. DTE Energy is again in the spotlight for the frequency and duration of blackouts on its aging broken system-a fact mindful to the people of Plymouth and Plymouth Township who have suffered more than their share of power outages in the past two years.
Dec. 14, 2018 PLYMOUTH VOICE. Plymouth Michigan News “In my own district, the City of Plymouth has been especially plagued with power outages, even after steps to address the issue…” In what is likely a final statement before he leaves office at the end of the year, State