Why is my DTE bill so high 2021?
Why the change? During peak summer hours, electricity demand statewide is at its highest point of the year, which increases the cost to utilities of providing electricity and requires additional power sources to be brought online.
Can you sue DTE?
If you believe DTE Energy was involved in a negligent act that caused damage to your property, we urge you to call our Customer Service line at 800.477. 4747 to request a Damage Claim affidavit or fill out our online Damage Claim form. Each claim is investigated and evaluated on a case-by-case basis.
How do I dispute a DTE bill?
Please contact us using one of these methods:
- Complete the file a complaint form and we’ll reach out to you.
- Private messaging, 7 days a week, 8 a.m. – 11 p.m. on Twitter or Facebook.
- General Customer Service for Residential Customers: 800.477. 4747.
- General Customer Service for Business Customers: 855.383. 4249.
Why is my DTE Energy bill so high?
DTE says one of the biggest reasons bills are higher is the hot summer. “This summer has been one of the hottest on record for the Detroit area, and many customers have increased their air conditioning use to stay comfortable during this period.”
Did DTE raise prices?
DTE Energy has filed a rate increase request for its gas services to the tune of $195 million, which would bump the average bill up 11 percent for residential customers. Rates for its 2.2 million electric customers were approved to go up by $188 million in May of last year.
Can you sue the electric company?
You can sue the power company, if they were advised that the work was going to be performed, and you can also sue your neighbor and the contractor if they failed to post sufficient warnings or take safeguards or other necessary precautions which led to your injury.
Are utility companies responsible for damages?
Negligence by a utility company may cause extensive damage to your property. Each state has laws regarding whether or not a utility company can be sued for damages, but most states require the utility to take responsibility and pay for damage caused.
Is DTE open?
Monday – Friday: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm.
Is DTE customer service open on Saturday?
Customer service is now available at your fingertips. The Digital Experience Team is here 7 days a week, 8 am – 11 pm to help with your billing needs.
Why did my DTE bill double?
How to file a complaint with DTE Energy?
We’re sorry you are experiencing an issue with DTE. We will work hard to resolve the issue for you. Please contact us using one of these methods: Complete the file a complaint form and we’ll reach out to you. Private messaging, 7 days a week, 8 a.m. – 11 p.m. on Twitter or Facebook. General Customer Service for Residential Customers: 800.477.4747.
Where is the corporate office of DTE Energy?
DTE Energy is a diversified energy company involved in the development and management of energy-related businesses and services nationwide. At the present time, the corporate office of the company is headquartered in Detroit, Michigan.
Is the DTE Energy flexible due date service free?
Customers currently enrolled in onsite electric generation net metering are not eligible for BudgetWise Billing. Can I set the date when I pay my bills? Flexible Due Date is a free service that allows you to schedule the due date of your DTE Energy bill each month.
Who is eligible for DTE Energy budgetwise billing?
All DTE Energy customers with active service are eligible to participate in BudgetWise Billing if their account is in good standing and they are not enrolled in any other payment plan. Customers currently enrolled in onsite electric generation net metering are not eligible for BudgetWise Billing. Can I set the date when I pay my bills?