Category Archives: Energy

Clean energy industry grows in South Carolina

Columbia, S.C. - The South Carolina Clean Energy Business Alliance (SCCEBA) has published its 2016 S.C. Clean Energy Industry Census. The Census concludes that 350 clean energy firms provide more than 18,000 full-time equivalent jobs (FTE) and generate more than $3.8 billion in annual gross revenues for the state of South Carolina. “The goal of…
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Savannah River Site recognized for green building

[caption id="attachment_7863" align="alignleft" width="400"] NNSA-Savannah River Field Office Manager Doug Dearolph (from left), SRNS Sr. Vice President – NNSA Operations & Programs Wallis Spangler, SRNS Program Manager Kevin Scaggs, NNSA-SRFO Ryan Cox, SRNS President and CEO Stuart MacVean, and NNSA-SRFO Assistant Manager for Facilities and Security Roxanne Jump with the plaque recognizing the Tritium Engineering…
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Savannah River Nuclear Solutions exceeds small business contracting goals

AIKEN, S.C. – Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS), the management and operating contractor for the Department of Energy’s Savannah River Site, has surpassed its small business contracting goals for fiscal year (FY) 2016. SRNS awarded more than $177 million to small businesses, which is 65 percent of all the funding it awarded, exceeding the company’s…
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Dominion on Forbes’ list of best corporate citizens for 2016

RICHMOND, Va. --  Dominion has been named by Forbes magazine and partner Just Capital as one of the "Just 100" – the best corporate citizens in the United States in 2016. Thomas F. Farrell II, chairman, president and chief executive officer, said: "Dominion is pleased to be recognized alongside some of the most recognizable –…
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SCE&G sets 2.4 million-pound module for V.C. Summer Unit 3

CAYCE, S.C.-South Carolina Electric & Gas Company (SCE&G), principal subsidiary of SCANA Corporation (NYSE:SCG), placed on Dec. 16 the 2.4-million pound CA01 module that will house steam generators and other components for V.C. Summer Unit 3, which is one of two reactors being built in Fairfield County, S.C. The CA01 module is a multi-compartment steel…
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City of Columbia hosting free solar workshop and breakfast Jan. 27

[caption id="attachment_6845" align="alignleft" width="225"] Solar panels on the Columbia Museum of Art roof.[/caption] Resolve to be part of the solar scene in 2017 by attending a free solar breakfast workshop on Friday, January 27 from 8 to 9:30 a.m. at the Columbia Museum of Art. Brought to you by Alder Energy and Sunstore Solar, this…
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