August 2016

Energy Office Mini-Grant Applications Now Open

The South Carolina Energy Office is now taking applications for mini-grants. The Department of Energy has awarded funding to the SC Office of Regulatory Staff-Energy Office to fund several high-impact competitive demonstration projects in the areas of energy efficiency, renewable energy,...

The Energy Office and IT-oLogy host Girls Cyber Saturday

“Renewable Energy and Technology”

special Cyber Saturday just for Middle and High School Girls

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Annual Reporting for Public Institution Energy Use Due Sept 15th

A crucial step in any attempt to manage energy use and minimize energy cost is to obtain accurate measures of past and present energy use and expenditures. Once the data is collected energy management plans and goals can be developed. Research has...

Clean Air Midlands Launches New Website

Clean Air Midlands is a coalition of public, private, education, health care, faith, and citizen stakeholders who promote regional cooperation for air quality in the Midlands of South Carolina, and they now have a website!

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Net Zero Homes Could Be a Reality in South Carolina

The ORS Energy Office visited a solar home community last month. This community, Trailside, is built by Addison Homes and is located near the Swamp Rabbit Trail in...

State Energy Plan Public Engagement Sessions: Recap

 
In developing the State Energy Plan, The Energy Office held several public engagement sessions at five locations across the State.
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