DEAR (Detroit Edison Alliance of Retirees) is a not-for-profit corporation dedicated to speaking in a uniform and united voice whose purpose is to maintain retirement provisions of all Detroit Edison Company Retirees and MCN Retirees covered under their respective retirement plans. We are working to provide for our security in retirement earned over our many years of dedicated service. DEAR is not affiliated in any manner with DTE Energy Company or any of its subsidiaries and operates solely on monetary donations from its members. Read more about how you can donate>>

2021 Annual Meeting Tentatively Scheduled for October-Date TBD

At the Board meeting in June, members will determine whether a meeting should be held at all this year given the situation with Covid and if so, will decide on a date most likely in October. More specific information will be posted in the next newsletter and on the website following the meeting.


We are now putting the link to the most current NRLN Quarterly Focus Newsletter on our website so you can all keep abreast of the latest legislative issues and what the NRLN is lobbying for on your behalf. Look for the link to it on the right side of this page under TAKE ACTION ON LEGISLATION IMPACTING RETIREES.


The new Michigan Auto No-Fault Reform Law, effective July 2, requires you to make some decisions about your current auto coverage involving Personal Injury Protection limits. Because your decisions will be based on examining your current health care coverage, DTE Energy has produced a pamphlet to help provide you information with your decision-making. To view it online, click here.