DETROIT (Michigan News Source) – DTE Energy will demolish the former Trenton Channel Power Plant in two phases.

The coal-powered plant served the community for nearly a century before it was shut down in 2022.

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The smokestacks at the plant will be demolished on March 1st while the boiler house will come down on May 17th. DTE says nearby residents will likely hear a series of loud noises when the implosion on the site occurs.

DTE will hold a virtual town hall meeting February 22nd to discuss the implosion and answer questions