Media Advisory: Duke Energy President and CEO James E. Rogers to Speak at Sanford C. Bernstein's Annual Strategic Decisions Conference - Duke Energy

News Release
May 30, 2006

Media Advisory: Duke Energy President and CEO James E. Rogers to Speak at Sanford C. Bernstein's Annual Strategic Decisions Conference

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – James E. Rogers, Duke Energy president and chief executive officer, will speak at Sanford C. Bernstein’s Annual Strategic Decisions Conference, June 1, 2006, in New York City.

A live webcast of the presentation will begin at approximately 3 p.m. ET. The webcast will be available via the investors' section of Duke Energy’s Web site at:  http://www.duke-energy.com/investors/.

Duke Energy is a diversified energy company with a portfolio of natural gas and electric businesses, both regulated and unregulated, and an affiliated real estate company. Duke Energy supplies, delivers and processes energy for customers in the Americas. Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Duke Energy is a Fortune 500 company traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol DUK. More information about the company is available on the Internet at: http://www.duke-energy.com.

Contact: Media Contact: Tom Shiel
Phone: 704/382-2355
24-Hour Phone: 704/382-8333
e-mail: tpshiel@duke-energy.com