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Duke Energy to settle in lawsuit over CEO ousterRALEIGH, N.C. -America's largest...shareholders lost millions when it ousted its CEO hours after a buyout.Duke Energy said its insurers and shareholders would pay $146 million to end the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-10/business-news
Duke Energy faces federal criminal charges for coal ash pollution, expects to pay $102 million

...Federal prosecutors filed criminal charges against Duke Energy on Friday over years of illegal pollution leaking from...attorney with the Southern Environmental Law Center. "Duke Energy cannot buy its way out of its coal ash scandal. It has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-20/duke-energy-faces-federal-
Duke Energy expects to settle criminal inquiry sparked by ash spill

RALEIGH, N.C. - Duke Energy said Wednesday that it expects to pay $100 million to settle an...state regulators had proposed an agreement that would have allowed Duke Energy to pay $99,000 to settle environmental violations for groundwater...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-18/duke-energy-expects-settle
Group files ethics complaint against Sanford

...faced scrutiny from regulators in other states.The ethics complaint also questioned McCrory's ownership of stock in Duke Energy, where he worked for 29 years before becoming governor. AP reported last year that McCrory held the Duke stock while...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-12/group-files-ethics-complaint-
New gas line proposed for Alabama, Georgia, Florida

...Co., a subsidiary of NextEra, wants additional gas supplies to serve its fleet of gas-fired plants. Meanwhile, Duke Energy has plans to build a new combined-cycle gas plant in Florida's Citrus County.A new pipeline would make Florida...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-11/new-gas-line-proposed-alabama
South Carolina Drought Committee says state is getting dry, but forecasts hint at wet winter

...LAKESPerhaps the biggest indicators of the dry fall were the lakes operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Duke Energy along the Savannah River. Lake Jocassee in the far northern part of South Carolina was nearly 10 feet below full pool...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-30/south-carolina-drought-commit
Across South Carolina

...is accused of violating ethics laws, to remove a conflict of interest for staff, he said.Duke Energy will close coal ash pitsCOLUMBIA - Duke Energy told state regulators Tuesday it plans to remove coal ash from one of its South Carolina waste...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-23/across-south-carolina
No danger in SC nuke leak, officials say

...at risk. The leak was reported Wednesday at the Oconee Nuclear Station, a three-reactor site near Seneca run by Duke Energy. Water was being transferred from one chemical treatment pond to another when it leaked and began seeping from the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-08/no-danger-sc-nuke-leak-offic
Across the region

...at risk.The leak was reported Wednesday at the Oconee Nuclear Station, a three-reactor site near Seneca run by Duke Energy. Water was being transferred from one chemical treatment pond to another when it leaked and began seeping from the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-08/across-region
UGA engineer gets $1 million grant

...received the funding from the U.S. Agency for International Development in partnership with the Swedish government, Duke Energy Corp., the German government and the Overseas Private Investment Corporation. Kisaalita's was one of 12 international...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-03/uga-engineer-gets-1-million-g