Planned power outage for Winnsboro Electric customers

WINNSBORO – Dominion Energy South Carolina will be making some electrical system upgrades to the transmission system that feeds the Town of Winnsboro’s electrical substation. This will require a 3-to-4-hour power outage, the primary outage date is Sat, April 17th with backup dates scheduled for May 15th and May 22nd. The outage is scheduled to […]

Dominion delays opening Lake Monticello recreation area

CAYCE – As part of its ongoing response to the coronavirus, Dominion Energy will delay opening public recreation facilities at Lake Monticello for the 2020 recreation season. The park normally opens in April for the summer season, however; the Lake Monticello beach swim area in Fairfield County will stay closed. Boat-launch areas at Lake Monticello, […]

Friends of the Earth statement on Dominion takeover of SCANA

A Bad Deal for Clean Energy in South Carolina and for SCE&G Ratepayers, who get Stuck Paying for the V.C. Summer Nuclear Reactor Debacle for 20 Years COLUMBIA, S.C. – On January 3, 2018, Dominion Energy and SCANA announced that Dominion has instigated a takeover of SCANA, a South Carolina-based utility. SCANA has been vulnerable to […]

SCE&G says it will pull license; Dominion Energy announces takeover of SCANA

CAYCE, S.C. – Barely two weeks after Fairfield County Council took South Carolina Electric & Gas Company (SCE&G) to court to request an injunction to prevent SCE&G from relinquishing its nuclear license for VC Summer Units 2 and 3, and before a judge could rule on the request, SCE&G filed a formal request with the […]