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About Duke Energy Progress

Duke Energy Progress supplies electricity to 2 states in the nation. The company has 1,644,417 electricity customers. There are 3,994 industrial customer accounts, 243,812 commercial customers and 1,396,611 residential customer accounts. Patrons of Duke Energy Progress are charged an average residential electricity price of 11.69 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 13.24% lower than the average US rate of 13.47 cents. In 2020 the company sold 34.13% of their megawatt hours sold through wholesale channels to other providers. Power facilities owned by the company produced 58,062,175 megawatt hours and an additional 9,256,750 megawatt hours were purchased by way of wholesale channels. In 2020, the company had revenue of $4,014,949,700 from retail electricity sales to end users and $1,148,287,900from wholesale customers. Their revenue from all electricity related activities was $5,304,083,000.

Consumers of the company pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $127.78. This is 7.10% more than the national average of $119.32. Production from nuclear power facilities totaled 28,464,344.98 megawatt hours for the provider, which is the 10th most in the United States out of 3510 companies. Duke Energy Progress produces 58,676,034.98 megawatt hours from their electricity facilities, ranking them as the 23rd highest producer of electricity out of 3510 suppliers in the nation. The supplier ranks 25th highest in the US out of 3510 providers for megawatt hours produced from the burning of natural gas.

Duke Energy Progress Net Metering

Net metering is available to consumers of Duke Energy Progress. This makes it cheaper for residents in the area to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell excess wattage into the grid.

Energy Loss

Loss of energy from heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is a reality of being in the electricity production business. Companies are required to report these losses to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. Duke Energy Progress recently reported an annual loss of roughly 3.00% of the electricity that they transmit. The national energy loss average is 2.76%, giving Duke Energy Progress a rank of 366th best out of 3510 suppliers reporting energy loss in the United States.

Duke Energy Progress Rate & Electric Bills

Duke Energy Progress residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.129/kWh$0.097/kWh $169.55/mo.$83.49/mo.
1354th 11.69¢ Duke Energy Progress's Average residential price per kWh
2146th $127.78 Average monthly electricity bill for Duke Energy Progress's residential customers

Duke Energy Progress Overview

  • Company Type: Investor Owned
  • Parent Company: Duke Energy
  • Headquarters: 1451 Military Cutoff Road
    Wilmington, North Carolina 28403
    United States of America
  • CEO: Lynn J. Good

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Quick Facts About Duke Energy Progress

Based on megawatt hours produced, Duke Energy Progress is the 23rd largest supplier out of 3510 in the United States.

Duke Energy Progress is 413th out of the 3510 providers in the United States when considering the percentage of their fuel usage that comes from renewable fuels.

Duke Energy Progress ranks 37th in the US out of 3510 providers for total megawatt hours generated from solar energy sources.

Duke Energy Progress produces 57,177,136.98 megawatt hours from non-renewable fuels, which is 21st in the nation out of 3510 companies.

Duke Energy Progress ranks 67th out of 3510 electricity companies in the country in megawatt hours generated from coal usage.

Duke Energy Progress ranks 38th out of 3510 electricity companies in the country in megawatt hours generated from hydroelectric power usage.

Energy provider of the year for North Carolina, Major Provider Category
Top 3 Largest Producer of Renewable Electricity
North Carolina, Major Provider Category
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Energy provider of the year for North Carolina, Major Provider Category
Top 3 Largest Producer of Renewable Electricity
North Carolina, Major Provider Category
Claim Award
Energy provider of the year for North Carolina, Major Provider Category
Top 3 Largest Producer of Renewable Electricity
North Carolina, Major Provider Category
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Energy Loss

Duke Energy Progress's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss

2,019,907 MWh

366  National Rank

Duke Energy Progress Energy Makeup

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Duke Energy Progress State Coverage

State Customers Sales ($) State Rank Based On Revenue % of Provider's Residential Sales in State
North Carolina 1,472,129 3,570,156,020 3 88.72%
South Carolina 172,207 543,532,108 5 11.28%

Duke Energy Progress County Coverage

County Population Providers Avg. County Rate (¢) Avg. Electric Bill
Alamance County 171,415 4 10.85 $111.85/mo
Anson County 22,055 2 12.39 $135.84/mo
Avery County 17,806 3 10.96 $104.55/mo
Beaufort County 44,652 5 14.00 $135.22/mo
Bladen County 29,606 3 12.28 $140.87/mo
Brunswick County 136,693 3 12.58 $133.37/mo
Buncombe County 269,452 4 11.19 $114.39/mo
Carteret County 67,686 2 11.59 $121.79/mo
Caswell County 22,736 3 12.18 $134.29/mo
Chatham County 76,285 3 12.32 $138.56/mo

Power Plants Owned by Duke Energy Progress

Plant City/County State Primary Fuel Type Production (MWh) Emission (kg) Emissions/MWh Toxic Chemical Release Closing Date
Brunswick County NC Nuclear 15,468,860
Sherwood H Smith Jr Energy ComplexDuke Energy Progress (100.00%)
Richmond County NC Natural Gas 8,266,519 3,435,537,202.47 415.6 Yes
Wake County NC Nuclear 7,986,733
Darlington County SC Nuclear 6,426,473
Person County NC Coal 5,519,132 5,781,632,881.76 1,047.56 Yes
Lee Combined Cycle PlantDuke Energy Progress (100.00%)
Wayne County NC Natural Gas 5,478,461 2,134,695,425.54 389.65
L V Sutton Combined CycleDuke Energy Progress (100.00%)
New Hanover County NC Natural Gas 4,177,401 1,598,833,428.44 382.73
Buncombe County NC Natural Gas 3,791,743 1,393,778,340.95 367.58 Yes
Person County NC Coal 1,303,167 1,550,201,654.47 1,189.56 Yes
Haywood County NC Conventional Hydroelectric 534,273

Duke Energy Progress Fuel Makeup

Natural Gas
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Conventional Hydroelectric

Cities Duke Energy Progress Has Coverage

  • Aberdeen, NC
  • Alliance, NC
  • Angier, NC
  • Ansonville, NC
  • Apex, NC
  • Arapahoe, NC
  • Archer Lodge, NC
  • Asheboro, NC
  • Asheville, NC
  • Atkinson, NC
  • Aurora, NC
  • Autryville, NC
  • Ayden, NC
  • Aynor, SC
  • Bailey, NC
  • Bakersville, NC
  • Bald Head Island, NC
  • Bayboro, NC
  • Beaufort, NC
  • Belville, NC
  • Bennettsville, SC
  • Benson, NC
  • Bethel, NC
  • Bethune, SC
  • Beulaville, NC
  • Biltmore Forest, NC
  • Biscoe, NC
  • Bishopville, SC
  • Black Creek, NC
  • Black Mountain, NC
  • Bladenboro, NC
  • Blenheim, SC
  • Boardman, NC
  • Bogue, NC
  • Boiling Spring Lakes, NC
  • Bolivia, NC
  • Bolton, NC
  • Bridgeton, NC
  • Broadway, NC
  • Brunswick, NC
  • Bunn, NC
  • Burgaw, NC
  • Calabash, NC
  • Calypso, NC
  • Camden, SC
  • Cameron, NC
  • Candor, NC
  • Canton, NC
  • Cape Carteret, NC
  • Carolina Beach, NC
  • Carolina Shores, NC
  • Carthage, NC
  • Cary, NC
  • Castalia, NC
  • Caswell Beach, NC
  • Cedar Point, NC
  • Centerville, NC
  • Cerro Gordo, NC
  • Chadbourn, NC
  • Cheraw, SC
  • Chesterfield, SC
  • Chimney Rock Village, NC
  • Chocowinity, NC
  • Clarkton, NC
  • Clayton, NC
  • Clinton, NC
  • Clio, SC
  • Clyde, NC
  • Coats, NC
  • Conway, SC
  • Cove City, NC
  • Darlington, SC
  • Dillon, SC
  • Dobbins Heights, NC
  • Dortches, NC
  • Dover, NC
  • Dublin, NC
  • Dunn, NC
  • East Arcadia, NC
  • East Laurinburg, NC
  • Eastover, NC
  • Elizabethtown, NC
  • Ellerbe, NC
  • Elm City, NC
  • Enfield, NC
  • Erwin, NC
  • Eureka, NC
  • Fair Bluff, NC
  • Fairmont, NC
  • Faison, NC
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  • Falkland, NC
  • Farmville, NC
  • Fayetteville, NC
  • Fletcher, NC
  • Florence, SC
  • Fountain, NC
  • Four Oaks, NC
  • Foxfire, NC
  • Franklinton, NC
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  • Fremont, NC
  • Fuquay-Varina, NC
  • Garland, NC
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  • Gibson, NC
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  • Goldsboro, NC
  • Goldston, NC
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  • Greenevers, NC
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  • Grimesland, NC
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  • Harrells, NC
  • Hartsville, SC
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  • Holden Beach, NC
  • Holly Ridge, NC
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  • Hot Springs, NC
  • Jacksonville, NC
  • Jefferson, SC
  • Kenansville, NC
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  • Knightdale, NC
  • Kure Beach, NC
  • La Grange, NC
  • Lake View, SC
  • Lake Waccamaw, NC
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  • Leland, NC
  • Liberty, NC
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  • Lillington, NC
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  • Loris, SC
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  • Maggie Valley, NC
  • Magnolia, NC
  • Manning, SC
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  • Marshall, NC
  • Maxton, NC
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  • McColl, SC
  • McDonald, NC
  • McFarlan, NC
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  • Milton, NC
  • Minnesott Beach, NC
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  • Mount Croghan, SC
  • Mount Gilead, NC
  • Mount Olive, NC
  • Mullins, SC
  • Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Nashville, NC
  • Navassa, NC
  • New Bern, NC
  • Newport, NC
  • Newton Grove, NC
  • Nichols, SC
  • Norlina, NC
  • Norman, NC
  • North Myrtle Beach, SC
  • North Topsail Beach, NC
  • Northwest, NC
  • Oak Island, NC
  • Ocean Isle Beach, NC
  • Olanta, SC
  • Oriental, NC
  • Orrum, NC
  • Oxford, NC
  • Pageland, SC
  • Parkton, NC
  • Patrick, SC
  • Paxville, SC
  • Peachland, NC
  • Peletier, NC
  • Pembroke, NC
  • Pikeville, NC
  • Pine Level, NC
  • Pinebluff, NC
  • Pinehurst, NC
  • Pinetops, NC
  • Pinewood, SC
  • Pink Hill, NC
  • Pittsboro, NC
  • Polkton, NC
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  • Princeton, NC
  • Princeville, NC
  • Proctorville, NC
  • Quinby, SC
  • Raeford, NC
  • Raleigh, NC
  • Ramseur, NC
  • Raynham, NC
  • Red Oak, NC
  • Red Springs, NC
  • Rennert, NC
  • Richlands, NC
  • River Bend, NC
  • Roanoke Rapids, NC
  • Robbins, NC
  • Rockingham, NC
  • Rocky Mount, NC
  • Rolesville, NC
  • Rose Hill, NC
  • Roseboro, NC
  • Rowland, NC
  • Roxboro, NC
  • Ruby, SC
  • Salemburg, NC
  • Sandy Creek, NC
  • Sandyfield, NC
  • Sanford, NC
  • Saratoga, NC
  • Scotland Neck, NC
  • Seagrove, NC
  • Sellers, SC
  • Selma, NC
  • Seven Springs, NC
  • Shallotte, NC
  • Sharpsburg, NC
  • Siler City, NC
  • Simpson, NC
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  • Smithfield, NC
  • Snow Hill, NC
  • Society Hill, SC
  • Southern Pines, NC
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  • Speed, NC
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  • Spring Lake, NC
  • Spruce Pine, NC
  • St. Helena, NC
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  • Staley, NC
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  • Star, NC
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  • Stem, NC
  • Stonewall, NC
  • Stovall, NC
  • Sumter, SC
  • Sunset Beach, NC
  • Surf City, NC
  • Surfside Beach, SC
  • Swansboro, NC
  • Tabor City, NC
  • Tar Heel, NC
  • Tarboro, NC
  • Tatum, SC
  • Taylortown, NC
  • Teachey, NC
  • Timmonsville, SC
  • Topsail Beach, NC
  • Trent Woods, NC
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  • Troy, NC
  • Turbeville, SC
  • Turkey, NC
  • Vanceboro, NC
  • Vandemere, NC
  • Varnamtown, NC
  • Vass, NC
  • Virgilina, VA
  • Wade, NC
  • Wadesboro, NC
  • Wagram, NC
  • Wake Forest, NC
  • Wallace, NC
  • Walnut Creek, NC
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  • Warrenton, NC
  • Warsaw, NC
  • Washington, NC
  • Watha, NC
  • Weaverville, NC
  • Weldon, NC
  • Wendell, NC
  • Whispering Pines, NC
  • Whitakers, NC
  • White Lake, NC
  • Whiteville, NC
  • Wilmington, NC
  • Wilson, NC
  • Wilson's Mills, NC
  • Winterville, NC
  • Woodfin, NC
  • Wrightsville Beach, NC
  • Yanceyville, NC
  • Youngsville, NC
  • Zebulon, NC

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

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Duke Energy Progress FAQ:

What is the average bundled bill for Duke Energy Progress customers each month?

Currently, the average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Duke Energy Progress is $127.78. The national average is $119.32 for bundled service.

How many states does Duke Energy Progress provider electricity to?

There are 2 states that receive at least some electricity coverage by Duke Energy Progress.

What company is Duke Energy Progress owned by?

Duke Energy is the owner of Duke Energy Progress.

What percentage of Duke Energy Progress's electricity is produced from nonrenewable fuel sources?

Duke Energy Progress produces 97.45% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel types.

What percentage of Duke Energy Progress's electricity is generated using renewable fuel sources?

Duke Energy Progress generates 2.55% of their electricity from renewable fuel sources.

Who is the CEO of Duke Energy Progress?

Lynn J. Good is the current CEO of Duke Energy Progress.

What is the average BUNDLED electricity rate for Duke Energy Progress customers?

Consumers of Duke Energy Progress, on average, have an electricity BUNDLED rate 11.69 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the phone number for Duke Energy Progress?

You can reach Duke Energy Progress by phone via (800) 521-2232.

What cities does Duke Energy Progress provider electricity to?

Duke Energy Progress provides electricity in 326 cities.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Duke Energy Progress?

There are 30 power plants owned by or associated with Duke Energy Progress.

How many counties does Duke Energy Progress offer service in?

Duke Energy Progress sells electricity to customers in 68 counties.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16 Last Updated: 2022-04-17