Robert Sipes

VP Western Carolinas Modernization at Duke Energy

Robert Sipes serves as the VP of Duke Energy’s Western Carolinas Modernization project. The project encompasses the conversion from coal to gas of the Asheville Power Plant, the addition of significant transmission and substation infrastructure, the implementation of several distributed energy resource projects, and engagement with the community to implement existing and new programs to mitigate peak demand growth, increase efficiency, and reduce electric usage