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Sustainability

Sustainability

Now, more than ever, we have a responsibility to produce and deliver energy to our customers that’s reliable, affordable and increasingly clean. That’s where sustainability comes in. It’s more than a word at Duke Energy – it’s the key to our success in the 21st century.

The decisions we make today that affect our “triple bottom line” – people, the planet and profits – will determine our long-term prospects as a company. We see promising signs in our performance, but a lot of work remains.

We invite you to learn more about our sustainability journey by accessing the links and information available from this page..


Recent News

7/3/2014
Duke Energy removes coal ash near Dan River Steam Station at Town Creek
Duke Energy has completed the cleanup of a coal ash deposit and river sediment at a site approximately two miles down river from the Dan River Steam Station.
6/20/2014
Duke Energy completes implosion at retired H.F. Lee coal plant
Duke Energy Progress this morning imploded the boilers at the retired H.F. Lee Steam Plant as part of the company s plans to retire and demolish several of its older coal plants across the state.
6/16/2014
Duke Energy taking action based on pipe inspection reports at its North Carolina coal plants
Duke Energy today announced that the company has completed ash basin related pipe inspections at its North Carolina coal plants and shared those results with the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources (NCDENR).

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