2022 Prospective Product Content Label1
Green-e® Energy Certified New2 Renewables in Renewable Advantage
Renewable Advantage is a Renewable Energy Certificate (REC) product and does not contain electricity. A REC represents the environmental benefits of 1 megawatt-hour (MWh) of renewable energy that can be paired with electricity. For more information, see duke-energy.com/RenewableAdvantage.
Renewable Advantage is sold in blocks of 250 kilowatt-hours (kWh).
In 2022, Renewable Advantage will be made up of the following renewable resources.
- These figures reflect the renewables that we have contracted to provide. Actual figures may vary according to resource availability. We will annually report to you before August 1 of each year in the form of a Historical Product Content Label the actual resource mix of the RECs you purchased. The prospective product mix will also vary on an annual basis.
- New Renewables come from generation facilities that first began commercial operation within the past 15 years. This product may include generation from a facility that is approved under a strict set of criteria as repowered or generation from a facility that is approved for extended use by Green-e® Energy.
For comparison, the current average mix of resources supplying the Duke Energy North Carolina customers includes: Gas (34%), Nuclear (22%), Coal (17%), Hydro (3%), Renewables (10%), Energy Storage ad Energy Efficiency (8%) and Other (6%) [Duke Energy 2021 data].
The average home in North Carolina uses 1,129 kWh per month [U.S. Energy Information Administration 2019 data].
Please click here to view the Prospective Product Content Label. Please click here to view the Historical Product Content Label. If you'd like more specific information about this product please contact 866.233.2290, RenewableAdvantage@duke-energy.com, duke-energy.com/ RenewableAdvantage.