Media Advisory: Duke Energy's James E. Rogers, Fred J. Fowler to Participate in Merrill Lynch Power & Gas Leaders Conference - Duke Energy

News Release
Sept. 25, 2006

Media Advisory: Duke Energy's James E. Rogers, Fred J. Fowler to Participate in Merrill Lynch Power & Gas Leaders Conference

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – James E. Rogers, Duke Energy’s president and chief executive officer, and Fred J. Fowler, group executive and president of Duke Energy Gas, will participate Tuesday, Sept. 26, in the Merrill Lynch Global Power & Gas Leaders Conference in New York City.

A live, audio only, Webcast of the discussion on Electric/Gas Divergence will begin at approximately 7:45 a.m. ET. The Webcast will be available via the Investors section of Duke Energy’s Web site at: 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: www.duke-energy.com.

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