The American Heart Association’s annual Heart Walk is one way employees are getting involved. The walk has become a signature fundraising opportunity for company employees like Rich Pacetti.
When Heather Baxter, senior scientist at Harris Nuclear Plant, isn’t on the job, she enjoys spending time with her family. It’s a close-knit family of five: Heather, her husband, their two teenage boys – and seven additional young people makes five.
In some ways, The Tribble Center in Seneca, S.C., is a typical warehouse: boxes packed for shipping, work tables full of men and women constructing electronic measurement instruments, surrounded by wires, screwdrivers and tape measures. Yet, the center, which provides services for people with intellectual disabilities, is much more.
It’s an interesting time to be in the nuclear energy industry. America’s nuclear power plants are the nation’s largest source of carbon-free electricity, provide well-paying jobs and support their local communities.
The start of the New Year is a great time to plan. That’s why, each December, Duke Energy sends emergency planning calendars to nuclear plant neighbors. Even those who don’t use the calendar should hang on to it; it contains important information.
From community college partnerships to refueling outages, the Nuclear Information Center covered a variety of topics related to Duke Energy's nuclear fleet in 2016. To ring in the new year, we counted down the top five most-read posts written this year.
From cherished dishes to memorable decorations, many people have a special holiday ritual. We asked our nuclear employees what they look forward to most this time of year. Here are just a few of their favorite traditions.
How do we inspire girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)?
What can you do in a minute? Make a cup of tea. Wash your hands. Learn about nuclear fuel.
At Duke Energy, we value teamwork and appreciate the varied and diverse backgrounds of our employees. This month we take extra time to celebrate Veterans...