|Bid||86.290 x 600|
|Ask||86.300 x 100|
|Day's Range||86.140 - 86.580|
|52 Week Range||72.340 - 87.750|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||27.52|
|Dividend & Yield||3.56 (4.11%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Regulators approving new gas pipelines must try to analyze their potential to increase greenhouse gas emissions before giving them the go-ahead, an appeals court ruled on Tuesday, in a move industry representatives and environmentalists said could have far-reaching effects on infrastructure projects. Judges on the District of Columbia Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals said in their ruling that, before it approved three gas pipelines proposed by Duke Energy Corp, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission should have considered the environmental impact of the greenhouse gases likely to be emitted when gas transported by the pipelines was burned.
Despite headlines about the plethora of coal ash in North Carolina , usable byproducts of Duke Energy’s coal power plants are in short supply, according to a recent lawsuit. The North Carolina subsidiary of Pennsylvania construction materials manufacturer CertainTeed Corporation has filed a lawsuit against Duke Energy Progress, alleging that the utility giant is reneging on a supply agreement involving Duke’s coal plants in Roxboro and Mayo in Person County.
The grid will have to deal with a whiplash of solar-power production during the first U.S. coast-to-coast eclipse in nearly a century.