Duke Energy Statistics, Revenue Totals and Facts (2021)

Here are a few of the most interesting Duke Energy statistics and facts I was able to dig up including revenue totals and employee counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Duke Energy Facts

  • Website: Official Website
  • Year Founded: 1904
  • Headquarters: Charlotte, NC
  • Founder(s): James Buchanan Duke and Benjamin Newton Duke
  • Current Chief Executive: Lynn Good

What is Duke Energy?

Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Duke Energy is one of the largest energy holding companies in the United States. Its Electric Utilities and Infrastructure business unit serves approximately 7.5 million customers located in six states in the Southeast and Midwest. The company’s Gas Utilities and Infrastructure business unit distributes natural gas to approximately 1.6 million customers in the Carolinas, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee. Its Commercial Renewables business unit operates a growing renewable energy portfolio across the United States. (source)

  • States that Duke Energy Covers: Indiana, Ohio, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida
  • Duke Energy Outage Info

Duke Energy Employee Count

Number of Duke Energy employees:


Last updated 1/1/18

Duke Energy Revenue Totals

Duke Energy annual revenue :

Duke Energy annual net income:

Duke Energy Statistics

Number of Duke Energy retail electric customers:

7.6 million

Last updated 9/12/18

Number of Duke Energy natural gas customers:

1.6 million

Last updated 9/12/18

Duke Energy’s electric generating capacity:

49,500 megawatts

Last updated 9/12/18

Number of states Duke Energy has customers in:


Last updated 9/12/18

Duke Energy 2018 energy generation diversity:

  • Natural Gas/Fuel Oil: 34%
  • Nuclear: 33%
  • Coal: 31%
  • Hydro and Solar: 2%

Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these Duke Energy stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.