Innovation Spotlight: Duke Energy

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Innovation Spotlight: Duke Energy

At Duke Energy, we’re always improving operations and finding smart, safe and innovative ways to power the communities we serve. We’re embracing new technologies, like a smarter electric grid and energy storage solutions, and forward-thinking strategies, like using a diverse mix of energy sources to meet our customers’ demand for affordable, reliable electricity while balancing environmental responsibility.

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Duke Energy Plans North Carolina's Largest Battery Storage Projects as Part of Western Carolinas Modernization Plan
Two projects planned; slated for Buncombe and Madison counties in western North Carolina Will help with reliability and provide energy grid support to Duke Energy system
Sep 21, 2017 11:15 AM ET
Self-Healing Technology Helps Improve Energy Grid Reliability
The self-healing system can automatically detect, isolate and reroute power when a problem occurs. This helps reduce the number of outages, decrease the duration of outages and can even help restore power in a matter of minutes. And the best part, this can be done before anyone reports a power outage. This is third in a ...
Aug 21, 2017 4:35 PM ET
Save Money and Improve Your Energy Experience with Smart Meters
What's the difference between a smart meter and a regular digital meter? With a smart meter, you have two-way communication with your energy provider. Smart meters allow you to see how much energy you use, when you use it, and its cost. You can use this information to monitor and reduce energy use to save money. This is second in a ...
Aug 17, 2017 11:05 AM ET
Grid Modernization: How a Smart Grid Offers Customers More Control, Reliability and Clean Energy
The energy grid is the backbone of the new digital economy. That’s why Duke Energy is investing $25 billion to modernize it. A smart grid offers many advancements: Smart meters give you control over how and when you use energy, and how much you spend; self-healing networks make power outages shorter and increasingly rare; and we can generate more energy from renewable sources,...
Aug 16, 2017 12:00 PM ET