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|DTE Energy to double renewable energy capacity by early 2020s|
The filing outlines DTE's approach to
"The plan we have filed takes another significant next step toward our goal of cutting carbon emissions by more than 80 percent by 2050 while continuing to deliver reliable and affordable power for our 2.2 million customers,"
Highlights of DTE's 2018 Renewable Energy Plan include:
"Beyond this plan, DTE will continue to add additional renewable energy resources," Anderson said. "Reducing our company's carbon emissions and developing cleaner sources of energy is a key priority for us. This work will also bring positive economic impacts such as job creation and local community revenue."
DTE studied the engineering and the economics of
"We've concluded not only that the 80 percent reduction goal is achievable, it is achievable in a way that ensures
By continuing to incorporate substantially more renewable energy, transitioning its 24/7 power sources from coal to natural gas, operating its zero-emission Fermi 2 power plant, and improving options for customers to save energy and reduce bills, DTE plans to reduce carbon emissions by 45 percent by 2030, and 75 percent by 2040 on the way to its ultimate goal in 2050. These plans define a long-term shift by DTE to produce over three-quarters of its power from renewable energy and highly efficient natural gas-fired power plants.
DTE's 2018 Renewable Energy Plan significantly contributes to the company's efforts to implement
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For further information, members of the media may contact: Cindy Hecht or Brian Corbett, DTE Energy, 313.235.5555