| Apr 30, 2012
| 7:17 PM
The cost of a new Duke Energy plant is coming in way over budget and that's driving up the price of your energy bill.
The Edwardsport Coal Plant has been under construction since 2007. Duke set a cost ceiling at $2.6 million but the estimated cost is now...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 8:03 AM
In a recent column about the Public Service Commission's soft-ball questioning of the new Progress Energy boss (Duke Energy CEO Jim Rogers), I encouraged fuming readers to write to the commission and make their outrage known.
After all, it is the Public...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 8:19 PM
11:10 p.m.: Tornado Warnings have expired; Watches and Warnings for most of Central Indiana expire as well
10:48 p.m.: A Tornado Warning has been issued for Bartholomew, Decatur and Jennings counties until 11:15 p.m.
9:47 p.m.: Urban and small stream...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 7:31 PM
A pair of Indiana electric companies are offering money for your old appliances.
IPL and Duke Energy are offering customers $30 to ditch old refrigerators and freezers.
A new environmental plant will turn the unwanted appliances into recyclable...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 5:52 PM
IPL and Duke Energy are pairing up to lower your energy bills.
Both companies are offering $30 for old refrigerators and freezers. The old appliances are a major drain on energy and can account for up to 20 percent of a home's energy use.
| Jun 29, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Central Indiana power companies are keeping up with a spike in demand due to recent hot weather.
Both IPL and Duke Energy reported Friday that they are handling the increased load without issue and they don't expect any problems despite a forecast...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 12:42 PM
The heat wave of 2012 is already hitting Hoosier wallets, and it's expected to continue as more people receive their electricity bills.
"Mine is due July 17 and it was about $40 more than last month," said Duke Energy customer Melissa Barlow.
| Jul 6, 2012
| 10:18 AM
For one day’s work, $44 million is a pretty sizable paycheck.
For a few hours this week, William D. Johnson served as chief executive of Duke Energy Corp. before resigning. His departure package could include $7.4 million in severance, relocation...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 8:47 AM
Bloomington is a bit more welcoming for electric cars.
The city has installed two new electric vehicle charging stations downtown as part of a pilot program with Duke Energy. Those stations are located in Garage Market (Seventh and Morton streets) and...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 5:42 PM
Duke Energy is charging a Stokesdale family nearly $7,000, saying the family has been hiding a malfunctioning meter from the utility company for years.
Heidi Kemppel says a normal power bill for her 1700 square foot home is about $120 a month. She says...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 7:15 PM
After weeks of drought, storms swept through Central Indiana Thursday bringing strong winds and heavy rain to several communities.
The storms rolled into Hamilton and Marion Counties around 7:30 p.m.
Officials at Klipsch Music Center had to delay...