Corrosion Cracking Shuts Nuke Reactor
The new shutdown is the result of a recent review of ultrasonic tests taken a year ago at the reactor, when the plant was taken offline for refueling, Duke told the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in a new filing.
Thu May 16, 2013
Burlington Times News
N.C. nuclear plant shut down after crack discovered
A nuclear plant near North Carolina's capital city was shut down after operators reviewing ultrasonic tests from last year found the results showed tiny marks of corrosion and cracking that need repair, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission said.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
S&P raises Duke Energy outlook to 'stable'
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services on Monday raised its outlook for Duke Energy Corp.
Fri May 10, 2013
Now in Charlotte, Duke's Julie Janson thrust into corporate role
Julie Janson had worked almost two years in merger planning and actual integration, not expecting her job to change much.
Fri May 03, 2013
Duke Energy 1st-Quarter Net Soars Following Progress Merger
Duke Energy Corp.'s first-quarter earnings soared as the utility giant benefited from a recent merger with Progress Energy Inc.
Thu May 02, 2013
Duke Energy suspends new nuke plans at Harris
Duke Energy is suspending its plans to build two new nuclear units at its Shearon Harris plant at New Hill, about 20 miles southwest of Raleigh.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
NC dismisses appeals related to Duke Energy/Progress Energy merger
North Carolina regulators have dismissed watchdog group NC WARN's appeal of a settlement they made in November with Duke Energy Corp.
Duke Energy veteran Julie Janson thrust into new corporate role
Julie Janson had worked almost two years in merger planning and actual integration not expecting her job to change much.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Lloyd Yates is Duke Energy's point person on rates - and much more
Lloyd Yates has taken over as the chief strategic and policy officer for Duke Energy Corp.'s regulated utilities at a time when the company has half a dozen rate-setting reviews in the works across the six states its serves.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Raleigh power outage could cause traffic issues
Wade Avenue near Faircloth Drive is closed in both directions as North Carolina Department of Transportation crews work to repair a power pole near the Ridgewood Shopping Center.