Duke Energy visited Bates Middle School on Friday, October 14th to give a live, in-school performance to enrich Bates’ STEAM curriculum. Tomorrow’s leaders face critical choices about energy and the environment. Those leaders are sitting in our classrooms, and the time to prepare them is at hand. Enter: the Energy Agents. This 40-minute educational comedy from Duke Energy is designed to engage middle school students in green living and saving energy by combining Science with Performing Arts.