RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Duke Energy Corp. said Wednesday it is willing to take less than half of the rate increase it sought in February for electricity customers in western North Carolina under a deal […]
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP/CBS Charlotte) — A state environmental agency is seeking a court injunction against Duke Energy over groundwater that may have been contaminated by coal ash from a Charlotte-area power plant. The N.C. Division […]
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — An environmental group is threatening to sue to stop coal ash from a Duke Energy Carolinas plant from polluting a source of Charlotte’s drinking water. The Southern Environmental Law Center said […]
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Duke Energy is ready to roll out its new logo. The logo with light blue, dark blue and green arcs and the company name in all capital letters represents Duke Energy’s […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina regulators are holding their latest hearing into a request by Duke Energy to raise electricity bills by almost 10 percent for nearly 2 million customers of Progress Energy Carolinas. […]
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina regulators are starting a series of hearings into a request by Duke Energy Carolinas to raise electricity bills by almost 10 percent more. The North Carolina Utility Commission has […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The head of Duke Energy said he regrets that officials with the nation’s largest electric company went too far in their criticism of North Carolina regulators responsible for setting rates in […]
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Retiring U.S. Rep. Heath Shuler is staying in Washington, but he will have a new job as a lobbyist for the country’s largest electric company. Shuler said Monday he’ll work on […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The investigations into whether regulators and consumers were misled in the run-up to the merger of North Carolina’s two Fortune 500 energy companies could continue quietly for months after a deadline arrives next week.
Standard & Poor’s lowered the rating for Duke Energy Corp. Wednesday, citing the utility’s lack of transparency in connection with the hiring of a new CEO and the consequences of that decision.