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Home with solar panels on the roof. The house is located in Chatham County, N.C.

Duke Energy is seeing strong demand for its solar rebate deal in North Carolina (16 MW so far)

July 30, 2018 at 9:57 am 0 comments

Duke Energy’s North Carolina solar rebate program has attracted significant interest from customers, with more than 1,500 applying for the incentive to install private solar systems in the first few weeks of the program’s launch. The rebate offering, which opened July 9 to all Duke Energy customers in the state,Read More

Duke Energy launches Shared Solar Program option for residents in South Carolina

Duke Energy launches Shared Solar Program option for residents in South Carolina

July 25, 2018 at 9:48 am 1 comment

Duke Energy Progress is launching an affordable Shared Solar Program option for customers in South Carolina. Available to all qualified Duke Energy Progress residential and nonresidential customers, including those who live in multifamily housing or rent homes, the goal is to enable them to share in the economic benefits fromRead More

Duke Energy denied in attempt to raise fixed rates on customers in North Carolina

Duke Energy denied in attempt to raise fixed rates on customers in North Carolina

June 25, 2018 at 11:12 am Comments are Disabled

Duke Energy had big plans in North Carolina for a $13 billion capital reinvestment plan to modernize the grid and requested a $472 million rate hike to fund it (about 8.5 percent on average). The details of the plan and the increased rates didn’t sound too “modern” to North CarolinaRead More

Duke Energy’s solar rebate program approved in North Carolina

Duke Energy’s solar rebate program approved in North Carolina

April 16, 2018 at 10:45 am Comments are Disabled

Duke Energy’s $62 million solar rebate program – which will help North Carolina customers with the upfront cost of installing solar panels on their property – was approved this month by the North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC). The program is part of 2017’s Competitive Energy Solutions for North Carolina law –Read More

Details on Duke Energy’s solar energy investment in the Carolinas

Details on Duke Energy’s solar energy investment in the Carolinas

February 5, 2018 at 2:06 pm Comments are Disabled

Duke Energy is one of the leaders in terms of utility solar energy investment — so much so that it was a big funder of SEIA’s effort to fight against tariffs — and customers in North Carolina are seeing the benefits. Duke Energy added about 500 MW of new solar energy capacityRead More

Duke Energy proposes awesome solar rebate program in North Carolina

Duke Energy proposes awesome solar rebate program in North Carolina

January 22, 2018 at 1:05 pm Comments are Disabled

Now this is the type of thing we are talking about when we say utilities should step up. Duke Energy today proposed a $62 million solar rebate program designed to help its North Carolina customers with the upfront cost of installing solar panels on their property. This is the firstRead More

Duke Energy takes full ownership of REC Solar

Duke Energy takes full ownership of REC Solar

December 6, 2017 at 9:40 am Comments are Disabled

Duke Energy has acquired full ownership of California-based REC Solar, which the company first acquired a majority interest in, in February of 2015. Duke Energy purchased the remaining shares of REC Solar in a cash transaction. Details were not disclosed. REC Solar will be managed as an independent business unit of Duke EnergyRead More

Duke Energy says South Carolina solar rebate program a huge success

Duke Energy says South Carolina solar rebate program a huge success

December 27, 2016 at 11:14 am Comments are Disabled

Duke Energy is hyped about solar installations in South Carolina. Act 236, an omnibus solar bill passed by the South Carolina General Assembly in 2014, opened the door for Duke Energy to offer a variety of solar programs to customers, and offer them they have. The main rebate program providesRead More

Have some unusable land? Try adding a solar farm like Rock Barn Country Club

Have some unusable land? Try adding a solar farm like Rock Barn Country Club

December 22, 2016 at 9:32 am Comments are Disabled

Melink Corp. has completed development of a 5.25 MW solar farm in the Charlotte, N.C., metro region. Located on land owned by Rock Barn Country Club & Spa in Conover, the photovoltaic array began operating Nov. 18. The vast array comprises 16,948 solar panels on 28 acres. All of the electricity produced byRead More

Duke Energy Carolinas issues RFP for 750,000 MWh of renewable projects

Duke Energy Carolinas issues RFP for 750,000 MWh of renewable projects

November 1, 2016 at 8:30 am Comments are Disabled

Furthering efforts to provide renewable energy to customers, Duke Energy Carolinas issued a request for 750,000 megawatt-hours (MWh) of energy located in its territory. The RFP is open to solar, wind, biomass, landfill gas and other facilities that qualify as a renewable energy resource under REPS requirements – excluding swine andRead More