The climate, the socioeconomic status and the spacious geography of Charlotte make solar possible in the Queen City.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina Court of Appeals is being asked to decide whether the deal that made Charlotte-based Duke Energy Corp. the country’s largest electric company should be revised to do more […]
A nuclear power plant in Oconee County had to shut down one of its three reactors after a problem in the water system that helps generate electricity.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina regulators have approved a rate increase of 4.5 percent for Duke Energy. The North Carolina Utilities Commission approved the increase on Tuesday. The rate hike increases to an overall […]
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Environmental groups are organizing opposition to North Carolina’s proposed settlement with Duke Energy over coal ash pond contamination. The Asheville Citizen-Times reports the opponents say the agreement would allow the utility […]
The country’s former top military officer and the head of an Internet giant are the main attractions at a gathering of North Carolina business executives.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The state of North Carolina has filed additional lawsuits against Duke Energy seeking to force the utility to clean up water pollution coming from coal ash at 12 power plants. The […]
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Duke Energy and North Carolina environmental regulators have proposed a settlement in a lawsuit that said coal ash at a power plant threatens Charlotte’s water supply. The settlement calls for Duke […]
HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (AP) — The public gets its last chance to sound off on a deal that will allow a Duke Energy subsidiary to raise power rates by more than $200 million a year in […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Crews in North Carolina are still working to restore electrical service to thousands of homes, nearly two days after a powerful line of thunderstorms swept across the state toppling trees and […]