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The Duke Power Company was founded in 1917 as a holding company for various power utility firms owned by James B. Duke including the Southern Power Company. Its industry is energy and its headquarters are in Charlotte, North Carolina. In 1997 the company merged with the PanEnergy Corporation, forming the Duke Energy Corporation as a holding company.

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Wateree Electrical Company (1917-1924)

Duke Power Company (1924-present)