Energy

Safe, environmentally responsible exploration could help keep energy costs low for families, create tens of thousands of jobs across the state and provide a generational economic opportunity for areas of our state that need it most.

Latest Publications

New EPA Rules Will Cost South Carolina a Fortune

Looking to pay another $417 a year on your energy costs? How about South Carolina losing over 14,000 jobs? That’s exactly what newly proposed EPA regulations could cost the Palmetto State.

SC’s Offshore Opportunity: Economic and Environmental Impacts

Good decisions start with separating fact from fiction. Get the facts about how offshore energy exploration works…and what it would mean for South Carolina’s economy and environment.


Energy In the News

The SCANA Energy Paradox

Most of the population of The Peach State has multiple choices for both natural gas and electricity. So why don’t South Carolina residents also have multiple choices for power?

Nuclear Fallout for Taxpayers

Will South Carolina leaders learn the lessons of the V.C. Summer nuclear debacle? Or will South Carolina taxpayers continue to foot the bill for “business as usual” in Columbia?

The Santee Cooper Prophesy

“It does not make either economic or political sense to continue with a regime that in the long term would benefit virtually no one.” That 22-year old prediction about Santee Cooper rings all too true as ratepayers pony up for the V.C. Summer nuclear debacle.