In addition to storm surge, Florida's Gulf Coast is experiencing widespread power outages after Hurricane Idalia made landfall and utility crews are beginning to respond.
Duke Energy may be riding the wave of the future. Traditionally, solar farms have been built on land. Theirs is being built on water.
Duke Energy Florida and Tampa Electric Co. are seeking state approval to pass along hundreds of millions of dollars in additional costs to customers because of hurricanes and higher-than-expected natural gas prices. If approved, Duke customers would see a 20% increase in their bills, while TECO's rates would go up by 10%.
Duke Energy crews from Pinellas County will join hundreds of other linemen in the Carolinas Wednesday ahead of the winter storm.
Duke Energy is sending 400 crews to help restore electricity and assess Zeta's damage to South Carolina's upstate.
Duke Energy announced the company will donate a million dollars to non-profit groups committed to social justice and racial equity.
A fire at a Duke Energy substation caused a power outage that’s impacting thousands of people in Pinellas County.