There are many kinds of engineers – mechanical, civil, electrical, nuclear, chemical – but all of them have one thing in common: they love to solve problems and find ways to make things better. You can find just about any kind of engineer at Duke Energy working in the field, a power plant or the corporate office. To celebrate Engineer’s Week, Duke Energy is highlighting a handful of its engineers and how they generate energy that’s clean, reliable and affordable.
In the stories below, you’ll meet engineers who are working at the top of wind turbines, refueling nuclear plants and reimagining how the electric grid is assembled. Click their pictures below to learn more about each engineer.