June 2018

NASEO Releases 2018 U.S. Energy and Employment Report

The 2018 U.S. Energy and Employment Report (USEER) finds that the Traditional Energy and Energy Efficiency sectors today employ approximately 6.5 million Americans. These sectors increased in 2017 by about 2 percent, adding 133,000 net new jobs, roughly 7% of all those created in the country....

SAVE THE DATE: Midlands Solar Workshop

July 25, 2018
6 – 8 PM
Adult Activity Center
8620 Garners Ferry Road
Hopkins, SC 29061
 
SC DHEC will be hosting a solar workshop for the...

FREE Technical Assistance Available

Would you like to implement projects to conserve energy but do not know where to start? The Energy Office can help. We offer free energy assessments to state and local governments and other entities to help with identifying energy conservation measures. If you are interested in this opportunity...

Fall Accredited Commercial Energy Manager (ACEM) Class - Save the Date

The Association of South Carolina Energy Managers (ASCEM), in partnership with the Energy Office, will hold its fall Accredited Commercial Energy Manager (ACEM) course October 16-19. We are pleased to announce that Jim Herritage has agreed to come back and teach one more ACEM course. The ACEM...

Mini-grant Application Period Opening Soon

The Office of Regulatory Staff - Energy Office (Energy Office) will begin taking applications for mini-grants beginning July 2, 2018. The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded funding to the Energy Office to fund several high-impact competitive demonstration projects in the areas of energy...