In 2002, Mount Holly citizens began meeting to work on ways to revitalize their downtown district. Lee Beatty, a family physician and a community leader, said people were wondering how to connect the town to the Catawba River, which is ...Read More »
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ReVenture Park’s plan to burn Mecklenburg County’s trash to produce electricity has gone up in flames. In a city that’s trying to diversify its economy from one focused mostly on banking, the loss of a project that would have generated ...
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Duke Energy Corp. said today that it plans to work with American Electric Power to develop a $275 million, 55-mile, extra-high-voltage transmission project with the Tennessee Valley Authority in Indiana and Kentucky. Duke and AEP have formed a joint venture, Pioneer Transmission, that plans to build ...Read More »
Duke Energy Corp. today said it will buy a 20-megawatt wind farm in Wisconsin. Duke Energy Renewables, a commercial business unit of Charlotte-based Duke, is buying the Shirley Windpower Project from a subsidiary of Central Hudson Enterprises Corp. Duke declined ...Read More »
Forsite Development, the developer for the proposed ReVenture Park project, told Mecklenburg County officials Monday that the company will not be using the Foxhole landfill to dispose of leftover waste or ash. The announcement came as Forsite also said it ...Read More »
Although more than 400 miles and the Great Smoky Mountains separate Charlotte and Nashville, the two cities have a lot in common. For one, they are about the same size. Second, they are examples of progressive “New South” cities. As ...
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Duke Energy Corp. and China-based ENN Group have signed an agreement to form an eco-partnership with Charlotte and the Chinese city of Langfang in Hebei Province. The agreement was signed Tuesday at a ceremony over which U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton ...Read More »
Duke Energy Corp. shareholders might need more coal or they might need no more coal. Dueling groups of protesters chanted for both at demonstrations today on South Church Street outside the utility company’s annual shareholders meeting in Charlotte. Both groups ...Read More »
Duke Energy Corp. today said it plans to store electricity generated at its Notrees wind power project in west Texas using an energy-storage system developed by Austin, Texas-based Xtreme Power. In November 2009, Charlotte-based Duke announced plans to match a $22 million grant from the U.S. ...Read More »