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Duke Energy supports electric bus project in Asheville

A $200,000 grant from Duke Energy will help the Asheville Redefines Transit system fund five electric bus-charging stations that were installed by the city earlier this year.
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Utilities come together in preparation for Hurricane Dorian

Utilities across the US states of Florida and North and South Carolina have been making extensive preparations ahead of the now Category 5 Hurricane Dorian, expected to make landfall on Tuesday.
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Ex Duke CEO, Jim Rogers, was “an extraordinary leader”

Jim Rogers, who guided utility giant Duke Energy through several major mergers and an industry-wide shift in the utility business model, has passed away at the age of 71. “Our industry has lost one of...
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Duke Energy restores power to 1 million following Florence

Duke Energy has restored power to more than 1 million customers out of more than 1.4 million total power outages following Hurricane Florence. Approximately 404,000 customers, 381,000 in North Carolina and 23,000 in South Carolina,...

PG&E charged $2.5 billion for sparking wildfires

US utility Pacific Gas & Electric Corporation (PG&E) has announced it was taking a $2.5 billion pre-tax charge against quarterly earnings for its possible role in the devastating Northern California wildfires. The announcement came in...