Duke Energy Corp. today said it has formed a joint venture with Wisconsin-based American Transmission Co. to build, own and operate electric transmission infrastructure in North America. Charlotte-based Duke said the joint venture, Duke-American Transmission Co., will help address increasing demand for affordable, reliable ...Read More »
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Duke Energy Renewables, a part of Duke Energy Corp., said it has acquired a 1-megawatt solar farm at an elementary school in southwestern North Carolina. Charlotte-based Duke said the approximately 4,400 ground-mounted photovoltaic solar modules at Martins Creek Elementary School in Murphy ...Read More »
Richmond, Va.-based CapTech said it is expanding its presence in Charlotte by opening office space uptown and doubling its number of employees in the city to 20 by the end of the year. The information technology-consulting company, which already operates out of the ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Snyder’s-Lance has unveiled its new corporate logo. In a press release, the company said the new logo is ”a visual acknowledgement” that the merger last year of Charlotte-based Lance and Hanover, Pa.-based Snyder’s of Hanover “created a stronger national snack food company.” ...
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A federal lawsuit filed against Charlotte-based National Gypsum has been dropped, according to a statement from the drywall manufacturer. The plaintiff — Yee v. National Gypsum, et al. — voluntarily dismissed his class action lawsuit, which was filed against the ...Read More »
Bidders interested in leasing buildings owned by Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools will have a chance to tour the facilities next week. The sites — 11 school buildings — will be closed as part of CMS’ plans to reduce operating costs. Bidding began ...
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The interim chief of Matthew’s fire department has been named the town’s fire and emergency medical services chief, town officials said today. Mecklenburg County native Dennis Green had been in the interim post for the past three months. He replaces Trim Sawtelle, who retired ...Read More »
Charlotte-area home sales rose by only 0.2 percent in March from the same month a year ago, while the average sales price fell 1.6 percent, the Charlotte Regional Realtor Association said today. But March’s 1,903 closing were up 43 percent from ...
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An environmental-impact analysis of a proposed 10-mile Charlotte streetcar line is available for the public to review, the city said today. The line, which would connect the city’s east and west sides, would have 37 stops and run from the Rosa ...Read More »