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2013-12-06 16:21:44

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dhiaa Jamil, Duke Energy Corporation's (NYSE: DUK) executive vice president and president of Duke Energy Nuclear, will participate in a panel - "New Nuclear Landscape: Past, Present & Future Challenges" - at the Wells Fargo 2013 Energy Symposium at 8 a.m. (EST), Dec. 11, in New York. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130322/CL81938LOGO) The panel discussion will be available live, via webcast, through the investors' section...

2013-12-03 16:21:38

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) today renamed its Cliffside Steam Station the James E. Rogers Energy Complex. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130322/CL81938LOGO ) Rogers has been chairman, president and CEO of the corporation since its merger with Cinergy in 2006. He stepped down as president and CEO in July, and will leave the board at the end of December. "Naming our Cliffside site after Jim Rogers is a worthy tribute," said Lynn...

2013-12-02 12:22:48

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) today offered information to help customers save energy and money during the holiday season and cold weather months. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130322/CL81938LOGO ) "Holiday displays are fun for families and communities, but can also add significantly to monthly power bills," said Gayle Lanier, Duke Energy senior vice president and chief customer officer. "Fortunately, there are a number of efficient,...

2013-11-26 16:21:08

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy Progress customers in North Carolina will pay less for electricity beginning Dec. 1. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130322/CL81938LOGO ) As approved by the N.C. Utilities Commission (NCUC), the bill for a residential customer using 1,000 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of electricity per month will decrease $2.12, or nearly 2 percent, from $111.39 to $109.27. The decrease reflects changes in three components of the rates N.C....

2013-11-25 12:23:03

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy Renewables, a commercial business unit of Duke Energy, has begun construction of three utility-scale solar power projects totaling 30 megawatts (MW) AC in Eastern North Carolina. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130322/CL81938LOGO ) The 20-MW Dogwood Solar Power Project is located in Halifax County, near Scotland Neck. The company is also building two 5-MW projects, one in Bertie County near Windsor, named Windsor...

2013-11-22 16:24:07

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy Renewables, a commercial business unit of Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK), today announced it has reached a settlement agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) regarding the deaths of golden eagles and other migratory birds at two of Duke Energy's wind generation sites in Wyoming. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130322/CL81938LOGO ) The DOJ brought misdemeanor charges under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act (MBTA) for 14...

2013-11-22 16:24:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy's board of directors today elected William E. Kennard - former Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chair and U.S. Ambassador to the European Union - as a new board member, effective Jan. 1, 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130322/CL81938LOGO ) Kennard chaired the FCC from 1997 to 2001, earning recognition from U.S. News & World Report as a "consumer champion for the digital age" for his efforts to...

2013-11-18 08:26:06

Awards Recognize Strategic M&A Excellence for Corporate Dealmaking Teams at Amazon, Coca-Cola, Kinder Morgan, Berkshire Hathaway, Abbott Laboratories, United Technologies, IBM, PPG Industries, Verizon Communications and Duke Energy NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Deal, TheStreet's (NASDAQ:TST) institutional business, today announced the winners of the sixth annual Most Admired Corporate Dealmaker (MACD) Awards, which recognize the best corporate dealmaking teams at...

2013-11-15 16:21:21

The Green Source Rider offers renewable energy options for industrial and large-use customers in the state RALEIGH, N.C., Nov. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy Carolinas (NYSE: DUK) has filed a new renewable energy program with the N.C. Utilities Commission (NCUC). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130322/CL81938LOGO ) The Green Source Rider is an experimental program designed to give energy-intensive customers, such as manufacturers, data centers, college campuses...

2013-11-14 12:21:54

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Businesses, a city government, a public library, a college and three school systems are among the 18 organizations honored by Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) as 2013 Power Partners. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130322/CL81938LOGO ) The winners were recognized for their commitment to responsible energy use and creating lasting value for their organizations and the communities they serve. Innovation has always been at the center of the Power...