Participate in the Future of Duke Energy; Cast Your Vote Now
It is very important that you vote to play a part in the future of Duke Energy. New York Stock Exchange (“NYSE”) rules state that if your shares are held through a broker, bank or other nominee, they cannot vote on your behalf on nondiscretionary matters.
Eligibility to Vote
You can vote if you were a shareholder of record at the close of business on March 6, 2017.
Even if you plan to participate in this year’s Annual Meeting, it is a good idea to vote your shares before the Annual Meeting in the event your plans change. Whether you vote online, by telephone or by mail, please have your proxy card or voting instruction form in hand and follow the instructions.
By mailing your proxy card
|Call toll-free 24/7
1.800.690.6903 or by calling the number provided by your broker, bank or other nominee if your shares are not registered in your name
|Cast your ballot, sign your proxy card and send free of postage|
Participate in the Annual Meeting
This year’s Annual Meeting will be held exclusively online via a live webcast, enabling shareholders from around the world to participate, submit questions in writing and vote. Shareholders of record as of the close of business on March 6, 2017, are entitled to participate in and vote at the Annual Meeting by visiting duke-energy.onlineshareholdermeeting.com. To participate in the online Annual Meeting, you will need the 16-digit control number included on your Notice of Internet Availability of the Proxy Materials (the ‘‘Notice’’), on your proxy card and on the instructions that accompanied your Notice, proxy statement and 2016 Annual Report (the ‘‘proxy materials’’). The Annual Meeting will begin promptly at 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Online check-in will begin at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Please allow ample time for the online check-in procedures. An audio broadcast of the Annual Meeting will be available by telephone toll-free at 1.888.256.9124, conference number 4228233.