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8:21 am on Tuesday April 30, 2013

Yet another lawsuit regarding Conway’s Grainger plant

Pollution from a pair of coal ash ponds at Santee Cooper’s retired Grainger electric generating plant here has sparked another lawsuit – this one filed by The Southern Environmental Law Center, which alleges the state-owned utility is violating the...
5:04 am on Thursday December 20, 2012

Environmental groups file suit against Santee Cooper (Update: lawsuit a go, plants to close by year end)

Flickr User: inneedofhelp08 update at the bottom First Report 6/7/12: State-owned Santee Cooper is facing a law suit over discharges of toxic arsenic which environmental groups say is draining into the Waccamaw River in Conway.  The lawsuit comes in...