James E. Rogers

Jim Rogers is retired chairman and recently completed a 25-year tenure as CEO of Duke Energy or one of its predecessor companies. In 2010 and 2011, Rogers was named to the annual Directorship 100, which recognizes the most influential people in corporate governance. He earned his bachelor’s and law degrees from the University of Kentucky, and lives in Charlotte, N.C.

Smart Power Anniversary Edition

Climate Change, the Smart Grid, and the Future of Electric Utilities

Few industries in the U.S. are as stuck in the past as our utilities are. In the face of growing challenges from climate change and the need for energy security, a system and a business model that each took more than a century to evolve must now...