Not just because it’s good business, but because it’s the right thing to do.
A BRIGHTER ENERGY FUTURE
At DTE, our aspiration is to be the best-operated energy company in North America, and a force for growth and prosperity in the communities where we live and serve. To learn how DTE Energy is leading the way to a smarter, safer and cleaner energy future, see the latest Corporate Citizenship Report.
The DTE Care Force program promotes volunteerism and engagement within the greater community. During 2017, DTE Energy had 3,500 employees volunteer 56,765 hours to hundreds of community nonprofits. In addition to Care Force McCarthy grants, the DTE Energy Foundation awarded $15 million to more than 360 nonprofit organizations across the communities we serve.
Our NEXUS pipeline project made a $12,500 donation to Lincoln High School (Washtenaw County, MI) and was the title sponsor of the district robotics competition held March 15-17, 2018. Forty teams participated in the event, and several of those teams will be participating in the FIRST Robotics World Championship event in Detroit, April 25-28, 2018. Read more.
In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, we made a 60-day commitment to help restore power there by sending 160 employees and shipping 60 vehicles ,which included bucket trucks and digger trucks. Jan/Feb 2018. Read more stories here.
DTE Energy Foundation Disaster Relief Fund gives $175,00 to help hurricane victims from Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, 10/27/2017. Read more.
NEXUS Gas Transmission and DTE Midstream employees volunteer at a Washtenaw County park as part of National Pollinator Week, 6/21/2017. Read more.