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First in flight: North Carolina aims to lead the drone game

A six-rotor drone amid a test flight. | Photo by Richard Unten via Creative Commons.

April 10, 2017 - 11:23am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

A. Verona Dorch

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Sonita Lontoh

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Cooper begins filling cabinet positions

N.C. Gov. Roy Cooper takes his oath of office in the earliest moments of Jan. 1 with an assist from his wife, Kristin. | Photo courtesy of N.C. Governor's Office.

January 6, 2017 - 7:46am

Backers see growth and jobs, foes see danger in Atlantic Coast Pipeline

A natural gas pipeline in Georgia. The proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline is designed to deliver up to 1.5 billion cubic feet of natural gas on a daily basis. | Photo by John S. Quarterman via Creative Commons.

January 4, 2017 - 6:10am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Jordan Cram

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Trump to have big-league role in how economy runs in 2017, panel says

Speakers at the Charlotte Chamber's economic outlook conference included (from right) Brian Moynihan, CEO of Bank of America; Jeffrey Lacker, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond; Lynn Good, CEO of Duke Energy; and Chris William, host of Carolina Business Review and moderator. | ​Crain's photo by Steve Cranford

December 19, 2016 - 9:48am

Duke Energy to fund clean water for coal ash facility neighbors

U.S. Fish and Wildlife officials respond to a February 2014 coal ash spill on the Dan River in North Carolina. | Photo courtesy U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service via Creative Commons.

December 13, 2016 - 6:29am

Solar developers cautious over Duke Energy's call for renewable power

Duke Energy Carolinas is ramping up its use of solar power. | ​Photo courtesy of Duke Energy.

November 3, 2016 - 11:34am

Innovation of the Week: Tesla tries to raise the solar roof

A house with Tesla's solar roof tiles installed | Photo from Tesla Motors

November 1, 2016 - 7:47pm

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