Post Tagged with: "Duke Energy"

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: HGTV producer to speak at AdClub WNC gathering

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: HGTV producer to speak at AdClub WNC gathering

Also, there’s new construction action on Carolina Lane at the site of a building collapse five years ago, and more.

by October 8, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Jason Walls, a spokesman for Duke Energy, shows off plans for a new gas insulated electrical substation to be built at the corner of Patton and Clingman avenues in downtown Asheville.

In Asheville, Duke Energy unveils plans for first gas insulated electrical substation

Duke Energy on Wednesday unveiled renderings and more details about a gas insulated electrical substation that it plans to build at the busy corner of Patton and Clingman avenues in downtown Asheville. The electrical substation, technical known as a gas insulated switchgear substation, will be the first of its kind every constructed by the utility, according to Robert Sipes, vice[Read More…]

by August 2, 2018 3 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Bears on campus at Warren Wilson College alarm security personnel

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Bears on campus at Warren Wilson College alarm security personnel

Also, Asheville Regional Airport security personnel will start wearing body cameras under a new policy approved last week, and more.

by June 11, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Plans considered to enliven Carolina Lane in downtown Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Plans considered to enliven Carolina Lane in downtown Asheville

Here’s more of what’s going around… -There’s a plan in the works to “activate” Carolina Lane, Chicken Alley, and Broadway Street, through the arts. The effort is being led by the Asheville Design Center and the Center for Craft, which is considering¬†opening a makerspace with store frontage on Carolina Lane. The groups are also looking at potential new permanent art[Read More…]

by April 15, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
New Hilliard Avenue Apartments project planned in downtown Asheville

New Hilliard Avenue Apartments project planned in downtown Asheville

The new apartment building is planned for an area that’s been a hot spot of new residential construction.

by February 27, 2018 8 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New JCC pool to open, AMOS lands big grant, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New JCC pool to open, AMOS lands big grant, more

Also, the African music collective Les Amis will celebrate its two-year anniversary on Nov. 15 at 5 Walnut, and much more.

by November 9, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Candlelight vigil tonight at Asheville Middle School

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Candlelight vigil tonight at Asheville Middle School

Also, there’s a new restaurant opening in the basement of the Jackson Building downtown, and more.

by September 29, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Duke rate hike hearing, demonstration in downtown Asheville Wednesday

Also, Ingles is planning to build a large new grocery store on Smokey Park Highway, and more.

by September 25, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Duke Energy edges closer to gas-insulated substation in downtown Asheville

Duke Energy’s plans aren’t yet finalized, the chairman of the Asheville Downtown Commission said Friday, but they’re close.

by September 8, 2017 1 comment Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville P&Z votes down RAD short-term rental ban

Also, there’s a new exhibit called “Wicked Plants” coming to the N.C. Arboretum, and more.

by September 7, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: JJ’s Tire building sold on Asheville South Slope

Also, Asheville Community Theatre is ready to unveil its remodeled auditorium, and more.

by July 31, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Downtown Asheville location for Duke Energy substation all but done deal

Downtown Asheville location for Duke Energy substation all but done deal

Duke Energy could have site plans for the new substation at the corner of Patton and Clingman avenues in about two months.

by July 17, 2017 3 comments Asheville News
First look: Proposed design of Duke Energy’s downtown Asheville substation

First look: Proposed design of Duke Energy’s downtown Asheville substation

Conceptual drawings show a substation built below grade level to help buffer it from its surroundings.

by June 19, 2017 3 comments Asheville News

Word on the street: Duke Energy looking at prime downtown Asheville property for substation

Duke Energy has been on the hunt for a handful of locations for new substations that would serve a growing city.

by April 17, 2017 4 comments Asheville News
First look at designs for new Lee Walker Heights development on Asheville’s South Slope

First look at designs for new Lee Walker Heights development on Asheville’s South Slope

Construction is expected to start some time later this year.

by March 3, 2016 11 comments Asheville News, feature
Asheville Housing Authority to receive $42,000 energy efficiency rebate check from Duke Energy

Asheville Housing Authority to receive $42,000 energy efficiency rebate check from Duke Energy

The money will be used for the Arthur R. Edington Education and Career Center, formerly W.C. Reid Center.

by July 20, 2015 2 comments Asheville News
Proposed construction of Duke Energy substation near Asheville school topic of forum

Proposed construction of Duke Energy substation near Asheville school topic of forum

The May 31 forum will be held at Dickson Elementary School, where parents are upset about the proposed construction of an electric power substation nearby.

by May 21, 2015 4 comments Asheville events
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Salsarita’s restaurant to open in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Salsarita’s restaurant to open in Asheville

Also, construction is set to begin on a new French Broad River access point, a new apartment building is coming to Biltmore Park, and more.

by May 19, 2015 11 comments Asheville News
It’s lights out for coal in Asheville as Duke Energy announces natural gas power plant

It’s lights out for coal in Asheville as Duke Energy announces natural gas power plant

The new natural gas power plant, which will include a solar energy farm, should be open by 2020, Duke officials said Tuesday.

by May 19, 2015 11 comments Asheville News
Air pollution permit for Duke Energy’s coal power plant in Asheville up for renewal Wednesday

Air pollution permit for Duke Energy’s coal power plant in Asheville up for renewal Wednesday

The permit will be discussed at a 6 p.m. meeting Wednesday at Erwin High School’s auditorium.

by April 27, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville parents pissed about Duke substation plans near school

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville parents pissed about Duke substation plans near school

Also, Asheville Makerspace finds a new home at a former West Asheville day care center, more.

by March 19, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
Asheville green business leaders to Duke Energy: Shut down the city’s coal-fired power plant

Asheville green business leaders to Duke Energy: Shut down the city’s coal-fired power plant

Asheville’s green business leaders take a stand.

by October 17, 2014 11 comments Asheville News
Word on the street: Biltmore Avenue property is site for new Duke Energy substation

Word on the street: Biltmore Avenue property is site for new Duke Energy substation

The old Matthews Ford property at 325 Biltmore Ave. just south of downtown has been vacant for years.

by April 23, 2014 5 comments Asheville News