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Clean Energy Investments Set Record

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Global clean energy investments set a record at $263 billion in 2011, with the US re-claiming the top spot from China. Read More

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Apple Investing in Clean Energy in NC

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

The most recent demonstration of the clean energy potential that can be found within our region: Apple is making major investments in fuel cells and solar energy in North Carolina. Read More

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Windpower Conference in Atlanta

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

The Windpower 2012 conference is coming to Atlanta and will be yet another showcase of what wind means to the Southeast from a jobs and clean energy perspective.  Get registered. Read More

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Gov. Haley talks wind energy on The Colbert Report!

Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Watch the full interview here.

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Duke Energy and Progress Energy Merger

Monday, April 2, 2012

Duke Energy and Progress Energy seek a quick response to their revised merger proposal filing with FERC. Read More

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Expanson of Wood Residue Recyling in Jasper County

Monday, April 2, 2012

LowCountry Biomass, a company that recycles wood residues, plans to expand its existing wood pellet manufacturing operations in Jasper County. The $16 million investment is expected to create 26 new jobs. Read More

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Offshore Wind Energy in SC Moving Forward

Monday, April 2, 2012

SC begins work with the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) to lay the foundation for future leasing activities related to offshore wind. Read More

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Solar Installation Increased by 109% in 2011

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

US solar installations grew by 109% in 2011. Read More

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US Army Investing in Energy Efficiency and Renewables

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

The US Army understands the value of energy efficiency and renewable energy, and they are making the investments to capture those benefits. Read More

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Palmetto Wind Project Moves Forward

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Santee-Cooper looks to take another step forward on their Palmetto Wind project.  Read More

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