DTE and Consumers Energy electric customers may notice a slight dip in their monthly bills.
Since 1982, utilities have tacked on a 15 to 20 cent fee on monthly electric bills.
It was supposed to pay for a federal program to dispose of spent fuel from nuclear power plants. Only one problem: The program never actually disposed of any waste.
Last fall, a federal court ordered an end to the fee.
Michigan Public Service Commissioner Greg White was part of the lawsuit.