Duke Energy Carolinas Customers Set Summertime Record for Electricity Use

Duke Energy Carolinas customers in North and South Carolina set a summertime record for electricity usage as this week’s heat wave drove up energy demand. The new summer peak usage record is 21,086 megawatt-hours of electricity for the hour ending at 6pm, Monday, June 13th – exceeding the previous summertime record of 20,671 megawatt-hours, set on July 27, 2016.

Author: Mike Jackson