Dynegy expanding in Houston after big deals
Houston-based Dynegy Inc. is buying power plants throughout the Midwest and Northeast and that means growth at its downtown Houston hub, President and CEO Robert Flexon said.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Calpine to sell Florida facility to Duke Power, but details still not final
Calpine says it has agreed in principle to sell a Florida power plant to Duke Energy but the companies could take at least another month to finalize the terms of the deal.
Duke Energy to retire coal operations at its W.C. Beckjord Station
"As we begin a multiyear process to decommission the plant, I'd like to take this opportunity to reassure the community that Duke Energy will still own and safely manage the site throughout this process."
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Insider Selling: Duke Energy Corp EVP Unloads 4,300 Shares of Stock
Duke Energy Corp EVP Lloyd M. Yates unloaded 4,300 shares of Duke Energy Corp stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 26th.
Durham Tech adds manufacturing training thanks to Duke Energy
North Carolina's community colleges have been adding programs to train students become more job ready, particularly in industries like manufacturing.
XLU, SMLL: Big ETF Outflows
Looking at units outstanding versus one week prior within the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, the biggest outflow was seen in the Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund , where 5,300,000 units were destroyed, or a 3.9% decrease week over week.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Bison Insurance Company Limited
The outlook for both ratings is stable. The rating actions reflect Bison's historically excellent capitalization, consistent operating profitability driven by favorable underwriting results, conservative reserve levels and effective enterprise risk management controls.
NC moves to fine Duke over coal ash pollution
North Carolina environmental officials are moving to fine Duke Energy over groundwater pollution leeching for years from a pair of coal ash dumps at a retired power plant outside Wilmington.
Duke Energy cuts involvement in large California solar farm
Duke Energy Renewables has reduced its role in the proposed 247-megawatt Panoche Valley Solar Farm to that of a minor investor.
Duke Energy CEO Lynn J. Good to address 2014 Barclays Capital CEO...
A replay of the webcast and presentation materials will also be available through the investors' section of the company's website.
Duke Energy raises Ohio River oil spill estimates
Duke Energy Corp. has raised its estimate on the volume of diesel fuel that spilled into the Ohio River last week.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Duke Energy Corp Price Target Increased to $81.00 by Analysts at RBC Capital
RBC Capital's price target would indicate a potential upside of 11.16% from the company's current price.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Duke Energy Corp Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
Duke Energy Corp has received a consensus rating of "Hold" from the fifteen brokerages that are currently covering the stock, American Banking News reports .
Sat Aug 23, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
3 takes on the N.C. legislative session
There were two must-dos when the legislature convened in May: Raise teacher pay and clean up the state’s coal ash mess.
Investor's Business Daily
Stocks Inch Up On Yellen Remarks; Keurig Spikes On Kraft Deal
The Dow Jones industrial average and the Nasdaq edged up 0.1% each. The S&P 500 posted a fractional gain.
The Washington Post
U.S. Stock-Index Futures Are Little Changed Before Yellen Speaks
U.S. stock-index futures were little changed, after the Standard and Poor's 500 Index reached a record, as investors awaited a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen for cues on the timing of higher interest rates.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Institute for Southern Studies
Institute Index: North Carolina's weak new coal ash law draws protest
Date on which the North Carolina legislature overwhelmingly approved the Coal Ash Management Act, a response to a massive February spill from a shuttered Duke Energy power plant into the Dan River: 8/20/2014 Of Duke Energy's 14 coal ash disposal sites across the state, number where impoundments are leaking contaminants to the environment: 14 Number ... (more)
Comparing Duke Energy And Xcel For A Dividend Growth Portfolio
In the next week, I will be adding to my dividend growth portfolio. The overall portfolio yield is currently under my target goal of yielding 4.5% as outlined in my plan.
Smokestacks fall at Duke Energy's closed Cape Fear Plant
It is the first of three implosions Charlotte-based Duke plans at the site this year as it decommissions the coal plant.
Commodities Today: Energy Deals, Potential Sales And The Bakken Flaring Issue
Investors will need to keep an eye on this convoy that Russia sent into Ukraine without oversight of the Red Cross or even red cross logos on the side of the vehicles.