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Dec. 18, 2014 @ 09:30 AM

HOOD: Wake up with a start up

The U.S. economy continues to recover from the depths of the Great Recession, and North Carolina continues to recover at a faster rate than the national average.


Dec. 16, 2014 @ 02:16 PM

NC group wants Duke Energy to slow plants building

A North Carolina group advocating renewable energy said Tuesday it is pressing federal regulators to investigate whether Duke Energy should buy power from other Southeast electric companies and build fewer power plants that cost consumers.


Dec. 16, 2014 @ 09:18 AM

OUR VIEW: Too good to be true?

Driving around Rutherford County, besides the scenery, another noticeable factor is the price of gas.


Dec. 08, 2014 @ 03:20 PM

Duke Energy plans to invest $500 million in solar

A North Carolina agency has approved Duke Energy's plans to invest $500 million in solar power to meet the state's requirement that more of its electricity come from renewable energy.