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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Santee Cooper provides Green Power for 20 years

  September 13, 2021

Twenty years ago this month, Santee Cooper became the first South Carolina utility to provide renewable power to customers, and Santee Cooper Green Power has helped power South Carolina ever…

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Save money, stay cool as heat wave hits the Carolinas

  August 2, 2021

Duke Energy offers tips, tools to help customers manage energy use and bills during heat wave. As temperatures threaten to reach triple digits in the Carolinas, Duke Energy is providing…

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Palmetto launches operations in Central and Northern California

  June 17, 2021

Company Providing Solar Installations and Services for Households Serviced by Pacific Gas & Electric Company Palmetto, a rapidly growing technology company accelerating the national adoption of clean energy, announced that the…

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Senior Duke Energy official to receive GEA’s highest award

  April 20, 2021

By Alex Junes-Ward   Kodwo Ghartey-Tagoe – executive vice president and chief legal officer for Charlotte, N.C.-based Duke Energy – will be presented the Global Eco Adventures (GEA) Lifetime Achievement…

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National Smithsonian traveling exhibition now open in City of Westminster

  March 12, 2021

The City of Westminster has been selected as the only upstate stop for displaying the SC Humanities “Water/Ways” Exhibit. The Exhibit is now open at the Historic Westminster Train Depot,…

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Mumford Industries Inc. expands services with carbon friendly film products

  March 1, 2021

Mumford Industries Inc., a postindustrial plastics recycler and reprocessor, has expanded their range of services to include the production of Retrieve® film for industrial and commercial use. Retrieve® film products…

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Santee Cooper releases white paper on Black & Veatch report

  February 10, 2021

SC Department of Administration Commissioned Independent Engineering Report Affirms Santee Cooper Operations and Practices Three Key Findings by Black & Veatch: Santee Cooper facilities are well constructed, in good condition…

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Santee Cooper Board approves Turka settlement

  January 25, 2021

The Santee Cooper Board of Directors today approved a settlement agreement in the case of Murray C. Turka et al v. South Carolina Public Service Authority et al. The agreement…

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Santee Cooper issues 2020 progress update

  January 11, 2021

Santee Cooper has made significant progress in our efforts to boost accountability, pay down debt, return money to customers and deliver leaner, greener energy. Those efforts are detailed in our…

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Department of Energy selects Battelle Savannah River Alliance for $3.8 billion contract to manage Savannah River National Laboratory with UofSC, other SC colleges

  December 28, 2020

The Battelle Savannah River Alliance (BRSA) Team was selected by the Department of Energy to manage one of the country’s premier environmental, energy, and national security research facilities—the Savannah River…

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Gov. McMaster urges Dominion to withdraw rate increase request

  November 24, 2020

Governor Henry McMaster today requested Dominion Energy withdraw their request to the Public Service Commission (PSC) for a 7.7% rate hike for its South Carolina customers. In a letter to the…

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Utility Partners of America announces 200,000 incident-free hours

  November 17, 2020

Milestone safety achievement highlights UPA’s work on SoCalGas project Utility Partners of America (UPA), a leading provider of project management, construction management, operations, maintenance and professional services for utilities and…

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Reedy Falls Group sets up shop at Endeavor

  November 16, 2020

Move into coworking community opens new channels and unleashes creativity Endeavor, a coworking and shared office space community in downtown Greenville’s LEED-certified ONE tower, announces that Reedy Falls Group, a…

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