State Representative Helena Scott Announces Committee Hearing in Response to Massive Power Outages
Chair of Energy Committee will ask utility companies, MPSC to testify
March 9, 2023
DETROIT, March 7, 2023 - Following severe storm systems that wreaked havoc through Michigan over the past few weeks, hundreds of thousands of Michigan households and businesses lost power. Detroit area utilities DTE and Consumers Energy are among those under criticism over the power outages that occurred at the end of February and start of March. With increases in extreme weather events, many have called on leadership at the service providers to be better prepared to respond quickly. State Rep. Helena Scott (D-Detroit) has announced that the Energy, Communications, and Technology Committee...