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Take control of summer cooling costs with these tips from Duke Energy Florida

 A sweltering hot Florida summer can cause your electric bill to jump as your air conditioning battles high humidity and temperatures...

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Distinguished Duke Energy leader, Paul Newton, to retire in August

Paul Newton, Duke Energy state president - North Carolina, will retire from the company on Aug. 31, 2015. "Paul is highly respected for his...

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Duke Energy to upgrade its Notrees Energy Storage System

 Duke Energy, Samsung SDI and Younicos will team up to update Duke Energy's 36-megawatt (MW) energy storage and power management system at the...

Jun 25, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Florida students and teachers to benefit from Duke Energy Foundation grants

Over 11,000 students and 380 teachers will benefit from Duke Energy grants totaling $1 million to various public education institutions...

Jun 23, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Safe Basin Closure Update: Duke Energy proposes full excavation of 12 additional coal ash basins in North Carolina

 Building on the momentum of coal ash excavation work already underway at several Carolinas sites, Duke Energy today recommended full...

Jun 19, 2015, 14:40 ET
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Duke Energy Progress proposes lower overall rates for NC customers

 Duke Energy Progress' North Carolina customers will see greater savings on their energy costs in 2016 if the company's annual filings receive...

Jun 19, 2015, 08:28 ET
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Duke Energy announces completion of stock repurchase program

 Duke Energy today announced completion of a $1.5-billion accelerated stock repurchase program, funded with proceeds from the sale of the...

Jun 15, 2015, 15:59 ET
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Take control of summer power bills with these simple money-saving tips from Duke Energy

 The current Carolinas heatwave might cause the green in your lawn to fade, but you can hold on to the green in your wallet with these simple,...

Jun 08, 2015, 14:46 ET
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As hurricane season begins, are you prepared?

 The majority of Duke Energy Florida's customers are not prepared for hurricane season, a recent Duke Energy survey found. Seven out of 10...

Jun 05, 2015, 15:51 ET
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Duke Energy builds momentum in safely closing ash basins across the Carolinas

Duke Energy released the following statement regarding North Carolina's issuance today of necessary permits to Charah, Inc., a vendor engaged in...

Jun 04, 2015, 13:12 ET
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Duke Energy implodes historic coal units at retired Cape Fear power plant in Moncure, N.C.

 With one final blast, Duke Energy's retired, coal-fired Cape Fear power plant in Moncure passed into history today, marking both the end of...

Jun 01, 2015, 15:53 ET
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More than 100 Duke Energy volunteers to remove algae from Kings Bay in Citrus County, Fla.

Thick, greenish-black slime – an algae called Lyngbya – continues to smother native vegetation in Kings Bay, blanketing the springs'...

May 27, 2015, 12:25 ET
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Duke Energy Florida's solar plans to include new Orlando facility

Duke Energy Florida today received approval to build, own and operate a 5-megawatt solar facility that will serve the Reedy Creek Improvement...

May 26, 2015, 10:04 ET
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Duke Energy, LG Chem, Greensmith to build fast-response energy storage system in Ohio

 Duke Energy, LG Chem and Greensmith will team up to build a battery-based energy storage system in Ohio, designed to enhance reliability and...

May 21, 2015, 17:09 ET
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Coal ash management progress: Riverbend coal ash excavation is under way to fully lined landfill

 The first truck of excavated coal ash left the retired Riverbend power plant near Charlotte today, marking the beginning of the end for ash...

May 20, 2015, 13:30 ET
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Duke Energy, University of South Florida St. Petersburg unveil solar battery project

 Duke Energy Florida and the University of South Florida St. Petersburg (USFSP) today unveiled a new solar battery project that will explore...

May 19, 2015, 17:00 ET
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Duke Energy appoints Esamann to head Midwest, Florida operations

 Duke Energy today announced the appointment of Doug Esamann, currently president of Duke Energy Indiana, as president of the company's Midwest...

May 19, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Duke Energy unveils $1.1-billion plan to end coal era in Asheville, N.C.

Duke Energy today announced plans to retire its Asheville, N.C., coal-fired power plant in four to five years and modernize its generation and...

May 15, 2015, 15:14 ET
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Ash basin closure starts in South Carolina as three key North Carolina permits granted

 The W.S. Lee Steam Station site in Belton, S.C., has been bustling with activity in recent weeks in anticipation of the first truckload of...

May 14, 2015, 12:37 ET
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Duke Energy issues statement regarding federal court approval of coal ash agreement with U.S. Justice Department

Duke Energy today issued the following statement regarding federal court approval of an agreement with the U.S. government to close a federal...