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2010-03-29 13:30:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nine Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) employees were honored today with the company's James B. Duke Award - the company's highest employee award for service to the company and community. The awards honor accomplishments performed in 2009. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20040414/DUKEENERGYLOGO ) Honored were: Tony Adcock of Charlotte, manager, power quality Lew Beck of Clemson, S.C., senior engineer at Oconee Nuclear Station Gary Lynn...

2009-10-13 07:15:00

ATLANTA, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Southern Power, the subsidiary of Southern Company that acquires, builds, manages and owns generation assets that have been constructed for the wholesale market, today broke ground on an electric generating plant near Grover, in southern Cleveland County, North Carolina. The plant will, in part, provide electric power to the company's wholesale customers through long-term contracts with two North Carolina power companies: North Carolina Electric...

2009-07-02 11:11:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) today announced several changes in leadership responsibilities. Keith Trent, currently group executive and chief strategy, policy and regulatory officer, was named group executive and president of Duke's Commercial Businesses. The Commercial Businesses organization includes Duke Energy Generation Services, which houses the company's wind generation business, Midwest non-regulated generation, DukeNet, a...

2008-11-14 15:00:22

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Duke Energy will host an analyst meeting on Friday, Nov. 21, in New York City. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20040414/DUKEENERGYLOGO ) James E. Rogers, chairman, president and chief executive officer, and David Hauser, group executive and chief financial officer, will be among the Duke Energy management who will discuss the company's five-year capital expenditure plan, and earnings growth expectations from 2009 to 2013....

2008-09-29 18:00:36

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Duke Energy has submitted the first part of an application for a federal energy loan guarantee to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for its proposed William States Lee III Nuclear Station. This is another step in the process of keeping the new nuclear option available for customers. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20040414/DUKEENERGYLOGO ) "Filing this application with the DOE can lead to long-term benefits for our...

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