RALEIGH — Duke Energy Corp.’s top executive urged regulators Tuesday to allow it to keep laying groundwork for a potential new $11 billion nuclear plant. The Charlotte-based company wants regulators to let it spend up to $459 million in development ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Piedmont Natural Gas today said Jerry Amos is retiring from its board of directors. Amos has been a member of the board since 1978. Starting in 1964, Amos began representing Piedmont as outside counsel. He became the company’s general counsel ...
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Duke Energy Corp. said Verizon Wireless will provide the telecommunications network that will connect digital meters, signs and media players that will be used in the Envision: Charlotte project. The initiative, announced last year, is designed to make commercial buildings in uptown Charlotte consume ...
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Duke Energy Corp. CEO Jim Rogers today called for ”purpose-driven” capitalism, saying said North Carolina’s biggest competition is global. “Our greatest competition isn’t inside North Carolina,” Roger said at a meeting of the North Carolina Chamber of Commerce in Durham. “Our biggest ...Read More »
Charlotte-based manufacturer SPX Corp. today provided more details on its $20 million contract involving a nuclear power plant in Germany, saying its Balcke-Duerr business will manufacture and install the components. The contract calls for replacing moisture separator reheaters for Biblis Plant A ...
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In Newton, Kan., resident Vern Koch has noticed the smoke curling up from a test plant that uses a process called gasification to destroy trash while turning it into energy. “I haven’t had any problems with odors, but at times ...Read More »
Kevin Holdridge and Michael McMillan have known each other for nearly a decade, but they only started working together recently. After running into each other repeatedly at green-building seminars and continuing-education presentations, they decided to stop fighting Charlotte’s old guard, ...Read More »