Duke Energy , headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, is an electric utility company with assets in the United States, Canada and Latin America. Based in Charlotte, North Carolina, Duke Energy owns 36,000 megawatts of base-load and peak generation in the United States, which it distributes to its 4 million customers. Duke Energy's service territory covers 47,000 square miles with 106,000 miles of distribution lines. In addition, Duke Energy has more than 4,000 megawatts of electric generation in Latin America. It operates eight hydroelectric power plants in Brazil with an installed...
|Founders:||James Buchanan Duke|
|Headquarters:||Charlotte, North Carolina|
|Industries:||Electric and Other Services Combined, Energy|