Duke Energy Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an energy company in the United States and Latin America. It operates through three segments: Regulated Utilities, International Energy, and Commercial Power. The Regulated Utilities segment generates, transmits, distributes, and sells electricity in Ohio and Kentucky; and transports and sells natural gas in Southwestern Ohio and Northern Kentucky. This segment owns approximately 50,000 megawatts of generation capacity; and uses coal, oil, hydroelectric, natural gas, and nuclear fuel to generate electricity. It serves approximately 7.2 million retail electric customers in 6 states in the Southeast and Midwest regions of the United States with a service area covering approximately 104,000 square miles; approximately 500,000 retail natural gas customers in southwestern Ohio and northern Kentucky. This segment is also involved in the wholesale of electricity to incorporated municipalities, electric cooperative utilities, and other load-serving entities. The International Energy segment operates and manages power generation facilities; and markets and sells electric power, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. This segment serves retail distributors, electric utilities, independent power producers, marketers, and industrial and commercial companies. The Commercial Power segment owns, operates, and manages power plants, as well as is involved in the wholesale marketing and procurement of electric power, fuel, and emission allowances related to plants. It also retails electricity; and operates and develops transmission projects. This segment generates electricity through coal, natural gas, and renewable energy sources. Duke Energy Corporation was founded in 1916 and is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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Duke Energy, Con Ed continue to rally amid market wreckage14 Oct 2014, 9:45 amWhile much of the stock market has been tanking, Duke Energy ( DUK +2.8% ) and Consolidated Edsion ( ED +3.2% ) are hitting 52-week highs and continue to rally today even as the rest of the market tries to recover. Investors are betting on a continued turnaround and redirection that will drive DUK and ED earnings and dividends higher than expected, 24/7's Jon Ogg writes. 2 comments!
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