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2014-08-28 12:23:19

CINCINNATI, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy today announced it will retire the remaining coal-fired units, 5 and 6, at its W.C. Beckjord Station in New Richmond, Ohio, effective Sept. 1. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130322/CL81938LOGO Due to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's increasingly stringent regulations on power plant emissions, Duke Energy Ohio three years ago announced its intent to retire Beckjord Station's coal-fired units 1 through 6 -...

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:...

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