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January 30, 2018

We don’t think it’s right.’ Customers, critics slam Duke Energy for rate hike plan

Duke Energy customers lashed out at the utility’s plans to hike rates in the Charlotte region during a public hearing Thursday night in front of a […]
January 26, 2018

High Energy Bills from SCE&G? We Found Out Why

The cold stuck around, meaning you’re paying higher than average for your bills for this time of year – but it’s not an all-time high.  COLUMBIA, […]
December 14, 2017

SCE&G wants state commission to deny proposals to lower rates

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WSPA)–The fight continues as South Carolina lawmakers battle with utility companies over rate hikes. Lawmakers want SCE&G to refund the millions of dollars customers […]
December 12, 2017

SCE&G asks Public Service Commission to dismiss filing over rate increases

In a lengthy meeting Tuesday, attorneys for SCE&G sought to dismiss a request by state regulators that would revoke its rate increases used to fund ill-fated construction at […]
December 12, 2017

SCE&G Said Lowering Rates Will Cause Bankruptcy After Nuclear Plant Fiasco

Columbia, SC (WOLO)– SCE&G requested that the Public Service Commission allowed them to keep the same rates, and not force them to decrease.  SCE&G said lowering their rates […]
December 12, 2017

Top lawyer: Ratepayers ‘holding the bag’ on nuke project

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — More than 700,000 South Carolina power customers are unfairly “holding the bag,” the state’s top attorney told regulators Tuesday, obligated to pay […]
October 27, 2017

Why the SC law behind failed nuclear reactors is unconstitutional

BY ALAN WILSON AND SPECIAL TO THE STATE’S EDITORIAL BOARD  October 27, 2017 11:58 AM Updated October 27, 2017 11:58 AM COLUMBIA, SC  You’ve probably heard […]
September 27, 2017

SCANA Corp. may be barred from charging customers for failed V.C. Summer project

The S.C. Attorney General office calls the law that lets S.C. Electric & Gas charge customers about $37 million monthly to pay for the shuttered V.C. Summer nuclear […]