Marc Metcalf named as new Senior Project Manager

  August 8, 2022

The South Carolina Power Team welcomes Marc Metcalf as the new senior project manager. Marc Metcalf brings nearly 20 years of experience in business administration and economic development to this…

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South Carolina Power Team welcomes Amy Hansen

  July 20, 2022

The South Carolina Power Team announced the addition of Amy Hansen as the Executive Assistant and Operations Manager. As the Executive Assistant and Operations Manager, Amy’s responsibilities include office management, executive…

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Graham submits funding requests for South Carolina Energy & Water projects

  May 23, 2022

U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) submitted the following member-directed spending requests for Energy and Water projects in South Carolina. Graham made the requests to the Senate Appropriations Committee, on…

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SC Rep Jones Leads Effort to Suspend South Carolina Gas Tax  

  March 10, 2022

This week two bills were filed in the South Carolina House of Representatives aimed at easing record breaking prices people are paying at the pumps. This legislation would suspend the gas…

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Dominion Energy to host diversity, equity and inclusion forum with HBCU leaders

  February 14, 2022

WHAT:    Leaders of four historically Black colleges and universities will participate in Dominion Energy’s HBCU PromiseSM Presidents’ Forum. The forum will focus on how diversity, equity and inclusion drive innovation. As part of Dominion Energy’s $25…

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Santee Cooper approves $500,000 EV grant program

  January 24, 2022

Seeks community projects that advance EV adoption Santee Cooper will offer grants designed to help transform the Grand Strand and other parts of the utility’s service territory into electric vehicle-friendly…

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Dominion Energy to test sirens at Lake Murray Dam

  January 10, 2022

Dominion Energy South Carolina will conduct the annual test of its Lake Murray Dam inundation sirens Tuesday, Jan. 11, at noon. The sirens will sound for approximately three minutes. Testing…

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Sustain SC announces 2022 Board appointments

  January 10, 2022

Sustain SC, an economic and conservation driven organization connecting the sustainability goals of business in South Carolina with local solutions, announced its 2022-23 Board of Directors with the addition of…

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Santee Cooper Board names new President and CEO

  December 16, 2021

Jimmy Staton brings deep, diverse experience The Santee Cooper Board of Directors today approved the hiring of Jimmy Staton, a utility executive with extensive experience in electric and natural gas…

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Santee Cooper donates electric vehicle chargers

  December 14, 2021

Santee Cooper is helping make owning – or at least charging – an electric vehicle a little easier. Recently, the utility upgraded outdated electric vehicle chargers across Horry County. Santee…

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BASF expands apprenticeship program in Clemson, Seneca

  November 22, 2021

BASF is seeking applicants for a new apprenticeship program at its Clemson, South Carolina site and for its expanded apprenticeship program at its Seneca, South Carolina site. The program is…

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Camp Hall closes Campus 1 sale with Magnus Development Partners

  November 10, 2021

South Carolina-based real estate developer Magnus Development Partners completed the purchase of 10+ acres on Camp Hall’s Campus 1, where they plan to break ground before the end of this…

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Sustain SC honors Boeing, SC Ports, Volvo Cars with inaugural Excellence in Mitigation Award

  October 28, 2021

Sustain SC today honored three South Carolina organizations with the inaugural Excellence in Mitigation award, recognizing their efforts to bring economic development to our state while maintaining a positive conservation…

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Sustain SC, Furman University Shi Institute for Sustainable Communities announce inaugural class for Sustainability Leadership Initiative

  September 29, 2021

Professionals to participate in six-session program focused on sustainability Sustain SC and the Furman University Shi Institute for Sustainable Communities has selected a group of professionals across various sectors to…

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