"Our estimated time to get all those customers restored will be into late Sunday for the hardest hit areas", he said.
The high winds throughout MI are causing problems keeping the lights on in some areas.
DeDoes noted a particularly unusual circumstance contributing to the outages: warm March weather.
Communities throughout the region are dealing with downed power lines, blinking or dark traffic lights, and fallen trees. Restoration estimates are now unavailable until the weather has passed.
The company said this morning that crews are continuing to assess the damage, but is hoping to make restoration estimates available at some point today. "All of us at Consumes Energy appreciate our customers' patience as we commit to working 24/7 until our final customers have their energy restored following this damaging wind storm".
"We are working on our getting our website and outage map back up", DTE Energy said.
In Detroit, the fire department said that 99,000 residents are without power and it is urging them to take safety precautions while using generators to provide power to their residences. They are extremely unsafe.
RadioShack files for bankruptcy a second time in 2 years
In a separate statement, Sprint said its agreement with Radio Shack was created to protect it in the event of another bankruptcy. The chain dealing in electronics in the United States, RadioShack Corp has filed for bankruptcy on Wednesday.
Case-Shiller: Home prices set 30-month high in December
Since 1975, the average pace is 1.3 percent; about two-thirds of the time, the rate is between -4 percent and +7 percent. The index's 10-city and 20-city composites each saw home prices increase 0.9%, on an adjusted basis, month over month.
Stay away from water near downed power lines, even small puddles.
Service also was knocked out to about 9,000 homes and businesses in the Paw Paw area in southwestern Michigan, according to Indiana Michigan Power.
Customers have three ways to contact DTE during an outage.
Joining Snyder at the press conference were officials from DTE and Consumers Energy. "It is DTE's responsibility to ensure our investment decisions meet our customers' energy needs - with affordability and reliability among our top priorities".
On Tuesday 30,000 customers were affected, primarily in northern MI.
· Never drive across a downed power line. If a power line falls on your vehicle, remain inside until help arrives.
· Always operate generators outdoors to avoid risky buildup of toxic fumes.
It seems like an eternity has passed since Trump entered the 2016 presidential primary, even though it's only 20 months. Trump made his startling claim of presidential abuse of power in a series of tweets early Saturday.
Some of the rally organizers came out of the Tea Party, a far-right movement within the Republican Party since 2009. Monday would be the first of the two rallies, also linked to the "Main Street Patriots" group.
Similar clashes and police crackdowns were also reported elsewhere in the USA , including Virginia and Pennsylvania. In several cities, Trump supporters were met by anti-Trump demonstrators, resulting in violent clashes and arrests.
The most notable addition to the cast this time around is Javier Bardem who plays the primary antagonist, Captain Armando Salazar. The movie will also feature Javier Bardem, Orlando Bloom and Skins actress Kaya Scodelario .
The ECB is now coming under increasing pressure - particularly from the German government - to scale back on that stimulus. But he underlined Wednesday what he considers the unwanted side effects of the ECB's efforts.
New Zealand wrapped up the South African innings five overs after lunch, with the last six wickets falling for only 56 runs. Jeetan Patel (2-85) continued his success against Quinton de Kock (10) when he had him caught at backward point.
On Thursday, the Pentagon said it had carried out more than 20 strikes in Shabwa, Abyan and Baida provinces. Six American soldiers were wounded and a military aircraft had to be destroyed after a hard landing.
That being said, based on the film's success, I assume Fox will want director James Mangold hard at work on an X-23 movie ASAP. Overall, there is a depressing and disturbing vibe that permeates throughout all of the action.
When asked whether he would vote no on a repeal bill unless there was a replacement tied to it, he said , "Absolutely". Since that legislation was passed seven years ago, Republicans have vowed to dismantle it if given the chance.
Kirk Cousins appeals to Dan Snyder for trade
The Washington Post reported Wednesday that there's no truth to a deal with San Francisco being deep in the Red-Zone. Cousins' response should be to tell Washington not to get their hopes up about him signing his franchise tender.
Tamil Nadu traders boycott of cola kicks in
Retail outlets had displayed only Pepsi and Coke the past few weeks to clear the existing stocks. A majority of the colleges in Coimbatore have stopped sales of the drinks in their canteens.
Aleppo battle: both sides accused of war crimes
The report also states that armed groups targeted western Aleppo for the sole objective of terrorizing civilians. Opposition groups shelled government-controlled western Aleppo, killing and injuring dozens, the report said.