Clemson University will find a new location for a proposed Duke Energy Corp. combined heat-and-power plant after trustees recommended that it be moved from a controversial site just 100 feet from some residential areas. Duke had planned to start construction on the 16-megawatt, $50.8 million plant this fall, but local residents pushed back against the […]
A Gold Star father is paying a visit to Duke University Thursday.
Although a formal “yes or no” decision is probably months away, Duke Energy Corp.’s plan to charge customers for a significant chunk of its coal ash cleanup costs already has attracted skeptics, including N.C. Attorney General Josh Stein, consumer groups and major industrial customers. Duke has yet to make a formal request for a rate […]
Duke Energy Corp. will spend $13 billion over the next ten years to upgrade its power grid in North Carolina. The planned expenditure, dubbed Power/Forward Carolinas, would be in addition to the $1 billion Charlotte-based Duke already spends annually on grid maintenance and upgrades. About 38%, or $4.9 billion of the planned spending would go […]