Duke Energy Eyes More Coal Closures as Part of Decarbonization Drive

SONAL PATEL | March 22, 2018

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Giant U.S. energy holding company Duke Energy in a new report outlined for shareholders how it will achieve a goal updated last year to reduce its 2030 carbon dioxide emissions 40% compared to 2005 and achieve a “science-based 2-degree target.” The company’s 2017 Climate Report to Shareholders made public on March 22 unveils a strategy to transition to a lower-carbon future, while also setting a goal to reduce its carbon intensity the amount of carbon dioxide emitted per kWh produced by 45% compared to 2005 levels.

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