Duke Energy is Dedicated to North Carolina.

We’re committed to providing safe, reliable and secure energy to all the customers and communities we serve across the state. Our focus on innovation and collaboration is a critical part of creating a strong energy future for North Carolina with our customers at the center. It’s also a key component in addressing the issues that matter to all of us. After all, this is our home too.

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Duke Energy Company Commitments

Our Commitments to North Carolina Run as Deep as Our Roots Here

Duke Energy Company Commitments

Reduce carbon emissions from electricity generation to net-zero by 2050

Give about $20 million back in 2020 to North Carolina communities we serve

Maintain a strong, resilient energy system

Our Commitments to North Carolina Run as Deep as Our Roots Here

Have reduced Carolinas CO2 emissions by 38% since 2005

Have donated $9 million to charitable causes in 2020,* including $6.5 million in grants to nonprofits for COVID-19 relief
(*As of Oct. 2020)

Restored 95%+ of customers' power in less than 48 hours after storm during COVID-19 crisis

What We Strive For, Together

Duke Energy is continuously working across North Carolina to grow and maintain a smart-thinking power grid that:

  • Provides high-quality, reliable and affordable electric service
  • Helps attract new business and industry to the state
  • Supports the growth of new technologies and cleaner energy
  • Contributes to new jobs and economic growth
  • Powers customers’ lives so they can work, play and live the way they want

Achieving these goals improves the quality of life for everyone across the state. It’s much more than any one person, organization or business can accomplish—which is why we need your help to make an even greater impact.

Areas of Interest and Action


We never stop working to make our power infrastructure stronger.

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Clean Energy

We’re pursuing a more clean, diverse and renewable energy mix.

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Jobs and Economic Growth

We’re committed to supporting and expanding opportunities for all.

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Community Investment

We strive to help improve individual lives and our communities.

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