Detroit Edison is committed to providing customers with affordable, reliable service, However, some customers may be interested in generating electricity to actively support renewable energy and provide some or all of their own needs.
This Web site is intended to guide you through everything you need to know regarding the “Interconnection Process” and provide you with information about the rates Detroit Edison will charge for power we provide to you and pay or credit you for your generation from renewable generation capacity of 20 kW or less.
There are several major steps to interconnect a customer-owned generation project to the electrical system. It is recommended that the interconnecting customer consult the approved equipment list and apply for interconnection prior to major equipment purchases.
If you are contemplating installing more than 20kW of capacity or capacity that does not produce energy from renewable resources please see the information provided in the Business Customer Generation Web site.
If you are contemplating installing 20kW or less of renewable resource capacity please select the links on the left and follow ALL the steps to ensure the safety and reliability of your renewable generation.
If you have any questions, please call the interconnection hotline at 313.235.4333 or e-mail.
Frequently Asked Questions - Questions and answers about interconnection and Net Metering.