Bank takes advantage of Duke Energy’s Green Source Advantage program 58-megawatt solar power plant planned for Catawba County CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Wells Fargo has become the latest large energy user to execute a renewable power agreement under Duke Energy’s Green Source Advantage (GSA) program – building on the solar expansion in North Carolina. Wells Fargo…

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PLAINFIELD, Ind. – Duke Energy has awarded $90,000 to 18 Indiana economic development groups for the 2021 Marketing Partnership Program. Each group was awarded $5,000. “Duke Energy is committed to strengthening collaborative efforts with our local and regional economic development partners,” said Erin Schneider, Indiana director of economic development for Duke Energy. “These grants provide…

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Hometown Revitalization grants will provide funding for 20 local microgrant programs. CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The pandemic has created unprecedented challenges for small businesses across North Carolina. To support community needs, the Duke Energy Foundation today announced $500,000 in funding to help local businesses – from restaurants to retailers – pivot to accommodate the changing environment through…

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April is National Safe Digging Month. Digging before calling 811 to have underground utility lines marked can be dangerous, costly. CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Even as damages to underground utility lines across the nation rise, Piedmont Natural Gas is reporting an 8% decrease in the Carolinas and Tennessee. The company credits new damage prevention initiatives and…

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Duke Energy issued the following statement in response to today’s order by the North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC) on the rate adjustment request made by Duke Energy Carolinas on Sept. 30, 2019. Duke Energy worked with the NCUC, the North Carolina Public Staff, and other groups last spring to postpone the rate case proceedings…

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) today announced it is expanding the company’s senior management team and realigning roles and responsibilities to further accelerate its clean energy transition and best position the company to grow and serve its customers and communities. The company also announced that Doug Esamann, executive vice president, energy solutions and…

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Duke Energy Foundation has awarded nearly $35,000 in grants through its Duke Energy Renewables fund to schools, community enrichment programs and wildlife rescue organizations in Kay County, Washington County and Payne County, Okla. “These grants provide support to programs and organizations that are enhancing community resources, education and protecting local wildlife,” said…

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Florida Museum of Natural History looks to the past, present and future as it tells “The Story of Florida Water.” Visitors will soon be able to experience a simulated glass-bottom boat ride, a “Water Lab” (artist’s rendering above) and more as part of the new exhibition. The new project will reimagine…

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Seeks recovery of significant investments in system expansion and improvements to serve existing and new customers. Announces expanded energy efficiency programs, continuation of customer assistance. CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Piedmont Natural Gas today filed a request with the North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC) to recover approximately $1.7 billion in capital investments for expansion to accommodate growth…

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