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NC high court hears AG Duke Energy rate challenge

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video North Carolina's attorney general wants the state's highest court to reverse a decision giving Duke Energy permission to raise electricity prices by 7 percent and lock in a 10 percent profit. Full story...
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Duke Energy appeals NC rejection of secrecy claims

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Duke Energy is going to court to keep from divulging more than 600 pages of internal documents and emails that North Carolina utilities regulators determined were wrongly claimed as trade secrets. Full story...
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Enhancements coming to Sutton Lake boating access

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The boating access area at New Hanover County's Sutton Lake will close temporarily beginning Oct. 29 to receive a facelift. Full story...
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As Isaac approaches Gulf Coast, volunteers prepare here

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video Thankfully it looks like Hurricane Isaac has spared our part of the country, and local volunteers say they are ready to head down to the Gulf Coast if needed. Full story...
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NRC, Duke Energy meet over NC nuclear plant

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The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission is meeting with Charlotte-based Duke Energy officials to discuss two apparent safety violations at a nuclear plant inherited after its merger with Raleigh-based Progress Energy. Full story...
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Duke Energy CEO committed for Fla. settlement

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Duke Energy CEO Jim Rogers says he's committed to a settlement that's expected to head off future rate increases in Florida. Full story...
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Investigating NC regulator opens Duke Energy data

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North Carolina utilities regulators are disclosing internal materials collected from Duke Energy in an ongoing investigation into its takeover of Progress Energy. Full story...
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Duke Energy seeks to pass along merger savings

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Duke Energy is asking North Carolina and South Carolina regulators for permission to give customers the first of the savings they've been promised from the merger with Progress Energy. Full story...
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Core drama at largest US electric company lingers

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The investigations into whether regulators and consumers were misled ahead of the merger of North Carolina's two Fortune 500 energy companies could continue quietly for months after a deadline arrives next week. Full story...
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NRC warns of problems at Catawba Nuclear Station

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Federal inspectors have told Charlotte-based Duke Energy they've found safety problems at the Catawba Nuclear Station in York County, SC. Full story...
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Duke Energy chairman to appear before Fla. PSC

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State utility regulators are looking for answers to the question of how the merger of Progress Energy and Duke Energy will affect Florida consumers. Full story...
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Duke to NC regulators: CEO's term not guaranteed

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The man unexpectedly appointed as Duke Energy's CEO says the executive who was supposed to hold the top job was dumped minutes after creating the United States' largest electric company. Full story...
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NC utility probe of Duke merger to detail CEO move

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Investors and consumers may get some explanation from Duke Energy's surprise CEO when he's grilled by North Carolina regulators who also review the company's rate increase requests. Full story...
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Ex-Progress Energy directors upset with CEO change

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Former board members of Progress Energy are upset the chief executive of their company, Bill Johnson, was ousted as head of Duke Energy just hours after the companies merged. Full story...
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Progress CEO out, gets up to $10.3M after merger

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The Progress Energy chief executive whose sudden departure was announced hours after the merger creating America's largest electric utility is getting a big payout. Full story...
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