TITLE

DTE Energy Assists Detroit's Public Lighting Department with Outage

PUB. DATE
December 2014
SOURCE
Transmission & Distribution World Exclusive Insight;12/3/2014, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that technical experts were sent by utility DTE Energy to help Public Lighting Department of Detroit, Michigan in restoring power to customers after cable failure caused a power outage on December 2, 2014, and they helped identify critical facilities needing standby generation.
ACCESSION #
99844952

 

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