( NYSE:DUK )

News from Duke Energy A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics/government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages.

Latest

10:00 ET Eastern NC's rebuilding efforts receive $200,000 from Duke Energy

Duke Energy is giving $200,000 to seven nonprofit organizations in eastern North Carolina to help with rebuilding efforts in the wake of Hurricane...


Jan 19, 2017, 10:00 ET Duke Energy says it's time again to "Share the Warmth"

Unseasonably warm temperatures right now might fool a few robins or crocuses, but Duke Energy employees know that it's a long way to spring. That's...


Jan 18, 2017, 14:11 ET Duke Energy, U.S. government resolve Florida power plant lawsuit

Duke Energy and the U.S. government today reached a settlement to resolve a government lawsuit that alleged Duke Energy committed a technical...


Jan 17, 2017, 08:00 ET Duke Energy turned N.C.'s sunny days into more solar energy capacity in 2016

North Carolina's status as a national solar energy leader expanded further in 2016 as Duke Energy connected about 500 megawatts (MW) of solar...


Jan 13, 2017, 17:15 ET Duke Energy moving forward with permanent water solutions; details financial supplements

Duke Energy today received preliminary approval from the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (NCDEQ) of its plans to offer new,...


Jan 11, 2017, 13:09 ET Duke Energy to announce fourth quarter and year-end 2016 financial results on Feb. 16

Duke Energy will release its fourth quarter and year-end 2016 financial results at 7 a.m. ET on Thursday, Feb. 16. An earnings conference call for...


Jan 11, 2017, 09:56 ET Duke Energy Florida to build solar power plant in Suwannee County

Duke Energy today announced the location of its newest universal solar power plant, which will provide cleaner, smarter energy solutions for...


Jan 10, 2017, 08:30 ET Duke Energy Renewables acquires three California solar projects from SunPower

Duke Energy Renewables announced today it has acquired three solar power projects from SunPower Corp. totaling 55 megawatts (MW). The sites...


Jan 06, 2017, 12:34 ET Duke Energy continues to monitor the first winter storm of 2017; crews prepared to respond

Duke Energy is closely monitoring the first winter storm of the year, which is expected to bring snow to North Carolina and South Carolina this...


Jan 06, 2017, 11:41 ET Duke Energy powered up Florida with more than $3 million in grant funding in 2016

Duke Energy is powering Florida with more than electricity. Last year, the company donated more than $3 million to Sunshine State non-profit...


Jan 04, 2017, 11:10 ET Duke Energy declares quarterly dividend payment to shareholders

Duke Energy today declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.855 per share payable on March 16, 2017, to shareholders of record...


Dec 29, 2016, 15:53 ET Duke Energy completes sale of international business in Brazil

Duke Energy today completed the previously announced sale of its international business in Brazil to China Three Gorges Corp. for approximately...


Dec 22, 2016, 10:11 ET South Carolina customers use $12 million in rebates from Duke Energy to go solar

As a former college instructor on the topics of economics and finance, Bob Horst knows a good deal when he sees one. Horst had considered...


Dec 22, 2016, 08:30 ET Greensboro's transition to electric buses gets $450,000 boost from Duke Energy

A $450,000 grant from Duke Energy will help Greensboro's Department of Transportation (GDOT) install an electric charging station for the future...


Dec 21, 2016, 13:30 ET Indiana utility regulators approve upgrades at Duke Energy Indiana's Markland Hydro Station

Greater energy output, new equipment and improved reliability are just some of the advantages of the upgrade and modernization project approved by...


Dec 21, 2016, 08:30 ET Wildlife and wild places in South Carolina will benefit from Duke Energy grants

The Duke Energy Foundation is investing more than $350,000 in 13 South Carolina environmental nonprofit organizations. The grants will fund...


Dec 20, 2016, 13:45 ET Duke Energy completes sale of international businesses in Peru, Chile, Ecuador, Guatemala, El Salvador, Argentina

Duke Energy today completed the previously announced sale of its international businesses in Peru, Chile, Ecuador, Guatemala, El Salvador and...


Dec 20, 2016, 08:37 ET Duke Energy issues winter heating forecast for Ohio and Kentucky residential customers

Duke Energy customers are expected to use more energy to heat their homes – and see higher heating bills – this winter compared to one year ago....


Dec 19, 2016, 10:40 ET Land conservation, wildlife habitat to benefit from nearly $1.4 million from Duke Energy

Duke Energy will invest nearly $1.4 million to help protect wildlife habitat and land conservation efforts in South Carolina for many years to...


Dec 15, 2016, 13:10 ET Holiday getaway? Learn how to save on your electric bill while you're away

Before you pack the presents to visit family out of town or hit the road for a holiday vacation, Duke Energy suggests customers take a few...


Dec 15, 2016, 08:30 ET Duke Energy project to increase public EV charging stations in N.C. by 30 percent

More than 200 public electric vehicle (EV) charging stations will be installed soon under Duke Energy's "EV Charging Infrastructure...


Dec 14, 2016, 14:37 ET Op-ed: Preparing for hurricanes and the winds of change

On Sept. 25, the National Hurricane Center tracked a storm off the African coast. Like hundreds of storms each year, the center gave it a standard...


Dec 13, 2016, 13:15 ET Duke Energy's Water Resources Fund grants top $5 million over two years

Twelve organizations in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia will share $777,879 in new grants from Duke Energy's Water Resources Fund to...


Dec 13, 2016, 11:44 ET Duke Energy to recycle coal ash at H.F. Lee Plant in Goldsboro

Duke Energy today announced plans to excavate coal ash from four basins at the H.F. Lee Plant in Goldsboro, N.C., and safely recycle the valuable...


Dec 08, 2016, 10:25 ET Tree planting, conservation and a raptor adventure center among environmental programs to benefit from Duke Energy grants

The Duke Energy Foundation is investing more than $1.5 million in 16 North Carolina environmental nonprofit organizations. The grants will fund...