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  1. Potential For Interest Rate Hikes Don't Scare Me Away From Duke EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    The company is going to put quite a bit of cash into its coffers after closing a deal with Dynegy to sell some of its plants. The company plans to appeal a fine of $25.1 million levied on it by the state of North Carolina.

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  2. 4.2% Dividend Duke Energy Should Benefit From The Dovish Fed And Growing ProfitsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Duke Energy pays a 4.24% annual dividend. When interest rates go down, the prices of good utility stocks like Duke Energy tend to go up.

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  3. Consolidation In The Electric Utilities IndustryRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Value Line

    ... in a closely regulated environment. Some of the larger utility companies based on market capitalization are Duke Energy ( DUK ), NextEra Energy ( NEE ), Dominion Resources ( D ), Southern Company ( SO ), and Exelon Corporation ( EXC ). In recent ...

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  4. National Lineman Appreciation Day: When the lights go out, Duke Energy heroes shineRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... and our appreciation for them should not go unnoticed." More than 5,000 line workers are part of the Duke Energy family. They, along with thousands of contract line workers, construct, operate and maintain equipment and more than 295,000 miles of ...

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  5. Duke Energy gives $1M to Indiana battery center for energy storage researchRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The research will include installing energy storage systems at two schools served by Duke Energy in Indiana, probably schools that already have renewable-energy installations on site. Duke Energy is contributing $1 million for research at the Indiana Battery Innovation Center on using battery storage with rooftop solar and small wind turbines.

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  6. FERC approves $2.8B sale of Duke Energy's Midwest commercial plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Duke Energy may use the proceeds to help pay for major capital project in its commercial division or to help fund stock buybacks. Duke Energy expects to close the $2.8 billion sale of its fleet of commercial power plants in the Midwest to Dynegy Inc. on April 2 after gaining approval of the sale by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Friday.

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  7. Experts wonder if penalty for Duke Energy execs is serious or symbolicRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The Duke board of directors cut CEO Lynn Good 's cash incentive by $606,000 and reduced payments to other top executives because of the spill. Good's total incentive package for 2014, which includes estimated values for stock and option grants made this year that will vest in later years, amounts to $8.3 million.

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  8. Dynegy gets final approval to move forward with $6.25B dealRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... asset acquisition. Dynegy expects to move forward with the acquisitions of North Carolina-based Duke Energy Corp.'s (NYSE: DUK) Midwest commercial and retail business as well as Connecticut-based EquiPower Resources Corp. and Massachusetts-based ...

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  9. New Market Report: Electricity Retailing in North AmericaRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... 20 Threat of substitutes 21 Degree of rivalry 22 Leading Companies 24 Comision Federal de Electricidad 24 Duke Energy Corporation 25 Hydro-Quebec 28 The Southern Company 29 Methodology 32 Industry associations 33 Related MarketLine research 33 ...

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  10. Report: Duke Energy proposes building coal ash landfill in Eden, near Dan River spill siteRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Duke Energy and Eden officials are discussing a plan to open a Duke-owned landfill on the edge of town to bury some of the coal ash from the company's Dan River Steam Station, the Greensboro News and Record reports . New state coal ash regulations require Charlotte-based Duke to remove all of the ash stored at the plant, site of the massive coal spill on the Dan River last year, and bury it in lined landfills away from the river.

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  11. Duke Energy CEO loses $600K in pay over coal ash pollutionRead the original story

    Yesterday | KDWN

    Duke Energy Corp. CEO Lynn Good saw her pay docked about $600,000 in the aftermath of last year's massive spill of collected coal ash that coated 70 miles of a North Carolina river in sludge containing toxic heavy metals. A portion of Good's $8.3 million compensation was reduced 35 percent in 2014 compensation, according to a proxy statement released this week ahead of the company's annual shareholder meeting in May. The compensation of four other top executives that is linked to short-term incentives was also reduced 35 percent.

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  12. Report Published: "Outland Energy Services - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review"Read the original story

    Yesterday | PR-inside.com

    ... box inspections, diagnostics, and up-tower repairs. Outland Energy Services, LLC operates as a subsidiary of Duke Energy Corporation. The company has received ISO 9001:2008 for quality management, ISO 14001:2004 for environmental management, and ...

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  13. Duke Energy CEO loses $600K in pay over coal ashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Duke Energy Corp. CEO Lynn Good saw her pay docked about $600,000 in the aftermath of last year's massive spill of collected coal ash that coated 70 miles of a North Carolina river in sludge containing toxic heavy metals. A portion of Good's $8.3 million compensation was reduced 35 percent in 2014 compensation, according to a proxy statement released this week ahead of the company's annual shareholder meeting in May. The compensation of four other top executives that is linked to short-term incentives was also reduced 35 percent.

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  14. FERC approves the sale of Duke Energy's non-regulated Midwest generation business to DynegyRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Sys-Con Media

    Its regulated utility operations serve approximately 7.3 million electric customers located in six states in the Southeast and Midwest. Its commercial power and international energy business segments own and operate diverse power generation assets in , Duke Energy is a Fortune 250 company traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol DUK.

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  15. New coal-ash suit against Duke Energy filed under seal in N.C. Business CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Business Journal

    Duke Energy's massive Dan River coal ash spill led to civil penalties, criminal charges and new state regulations. A shareholder lawsuit over coal ash accuses company officials of "illegal conduct" that exposed it to billions of dollars of liability.

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  16. Duke Energy docks CEO Lynn Good's pay $600,000 for coal ash spill on the Dan RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Business Journal

    The Duke Energy board says incentive payments to the company's top executives, including CEO Lynn Good, were reduced to hold them accountable for the spill on the Dan River. The massive coal ash spill on the Dan River cost Duke Energy Corp. CEO Lynn Good about $606,000 from her compensation package in 2014.

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  17. Duke Energy docks CEO's pay for coal ash spill on the Dan RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Business Journal

    The Duke Energy board says incentive payments to the company's top executives, including CEO Lynn Good, were reduced to hold them accountable for the spill on the Dan River. The massive coal ash spill on the Dan River cost Duke Energy Corp. CEO Lynn Good about $606,000 from her compensation package in 2014.

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  18. Dan River spill costs Duke Energy execsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WBTV

    Duke Energy's coal ash spill into the Dan River cost its chief executive about $600,000 in pay last year, according to a securities filing Thursday. CEO Lynn Good earned total compensation of $8.3 million in 2014, her first full year as chief executive, according to Duke's annual proxy statement to shareholders.

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  19. Duke Energy Foundation announces $1 million in water resource grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Business Journal

    The Duke Energy Foundation has awarded $1 million in the first round of grants from a $10 million Water Resources Fund established last year in the wake of Duke Energy's coal ash spill on the Dan River. The awards were given to communities and organizations in the Carolinas and Virginia.

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  20. Bank of America shuffles its technology executivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Business Journal

    ... She is also the bank's chief data officer. Readhead is based in Charlotte. a As previously reported , former Duke Energy Corp. executive Brett Carter is Bank of America's new chief operating officer for the Global Technology and Operations unit. All ...

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