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S.C. laws hinder clean energy investment

Columbia Regional Business ReportsAugust 6, 2013 The state has missed out on millions from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Meanwhile, South Carolina’s laws also are blocking projects on Defense Department sites. By Mike Fitts colanews@scbiznews.comPublished Aug. 5, 2013 South Carolina’s laws are holding back growth in promising clean energy…

Duke Energy files for 15.1% electricity rate hike—WOW!

Last week Duke Energy told the SC Public Service Commission that it wants its 540,000 customers to give it more money…a lot more money.  $220 million more a year to be exact. Duke’s filing is for electricity rate increases for residential (16.3%), small businesses (14%) and industrial (14.4%).  In February…