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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...
5:26 am on Saturday April 25, 2009

Santee Cooper looks to raise electric rates

Image by Santee CooperImage by 20090425-energy.jpgSantee Cooper is considering a two-year rate increase that would raise average customer bills some 4.4 percent beginning in November and an additional 5.5 percent in November 2010.  Specifically, the...