Latest Duke Energy Ohio Stories

2011-07-15 16:00:00

NEW RICHMOND, Ohio, July 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy Ohio (NYSE: DUK) anticipates it will retire all six coal-fired generation units at its W.C. Beckjord Station, southwest of Cincinnati, by Jan. 1, 2015, as a result of a proposed U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rule. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040414/DUKEENERGYLOGO ) Duke Energy Ohio announced its intent to retire Beckjord Station's coal-fired units 1 through 6 - totaling 862 megawatts (MW) of...

2011-06-20 07:30:00

CINCINNATI, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy Ohio today asked regulators for approval of an Electric Security Plan (ESP) for its customers beginning Jan. 1, 2012. Under the proposal, rates would be in effect through May 31, 2021. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040414/DUKEENERGYLOGO ) "We believe this proposal balances the interests of a number of stakeholders including our customers and investors, while ensuring the state's long-term energy future," said Julie S....

2010-11-15 08:15:00

CINCINNATI, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Plan puts generation prices on path toward market rates, in line with consumer demand Company intends to request power-plant transfer within next few months Duke Energy Ohio today applied to transition power generation rates from pre-determined prices to prices that instead are driven by the open market. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20040414/DUKEENERGYLOGO ) (Logo:...

2010-05-20 10:00:00

CINCINNATI, May 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) announced today plans to change the membership of Duke Energy Ohio and Duke Energy Kentucky from the Midwest Independent System Operator to the PJM regional transmission organization. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20040414/DUKEENERGYLOGO) A filing will be made with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), the federal administrative agency that oversees wholesale electricity markets, seeking...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.