Santee Cooper

Gavin Jackson speaks with Russ McKinney (l) and Andy Brown (r) in the South Carolina Public Radio studios on Monday, February 11, 2019.
A.T. Shire/SC Public Radio

On this episode of South Carolina Lede, host Gavin Jackson is joined by Post and Courier Statehouse Reporter Andy Brown and South Carolina Public Radio's own Statehouse Reporter Russ McKinney to discuss the past and potential future of Santee Cooper, the state-owned utility which partnered with SCE&G on the failed $9 billion V.C. Summer nuclear project.

Santee Cooper Offers Solar Workshops

Jun 13, 2016

Santee Cooper first introduced solar to the South Carolina electrical grid in 2006 with a project at Coastal Carolina University and their renewable energy portfolio includes 28 Green Power Solar School demonstration projects generating power at 28 schools throughout the state. As part of their efforts to educate the public about solar energy, Santee Cooper is offering two educational workshops focusing on solar energy for its customers.