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South Carolina might finally have a bipartisan compromise to expand solar energy adoption

South Carolina might finally have a bipartisan compromise to expand solar energy adoption

May 13, 2019 at 10:08 am 0 comments

South Carolina legislators have passed the Energy Freedom Act, House Bill 3659, which will keep solar energy growing across the state. “The Energy Freedom Act is a big win for all South Carolina energy consumers,” said Lynn Jurich, CEO and co-founder of Sunrun. “Policymakers listened to the people and deliveredRead More

South Carolina House passes bill to revamp state energy policy

South Carolina House passes bill to revamp state energy policy

February 25, 2019 at 10:20 am Comments are Disabled

The solar industry has been focused on South Carolina in 2019, and those efforts might now be paying off. The South Carolina House of Representatives unanimously passed The Energy Freedom Act, on a bipartisan vote last week,  which would modernize the state’s energy market, enabling all energy sources to compete onRead More

South Carolina legislators trying to raise solar net metering cap again

South Carolina legislators trying to raise solar net metering cap again

May 7, 2018 at 9:28 am Comments are Disabled

South Carolina lawmakers approved a measure that will raise the limit on the number of South Carolinians that can invest in solar and earn credit for their excess power. Amendment 9, which was approved as part of House Bill 4950, will raise the net metering cap from its current 2%Read More

HCS Renewable Energy joins the South Carolina Solar Business Alliance

HCS Renewable Energy joins the South Carolina Solar Business Alliance

April 4, 2017 at 4:32 pm Comments are Disabled

Austin, Texas-based HCS Renewable Energy is the newest member to join the South Carolina Solar Business Alliance serving as primary staffing subcontractor on utility-scale solar projects nationwide. The South Carolina Solar Business Alliance (SBA) is the voice of solar for South Carolina. Their mission is to create a positive businessRead More

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Duke Energy issues RFP for 53 MW of utility solar in South Carolina

August 21, 2015 at 11:04 am 1 comment

Duke Energy issued a request for proposals (RFP) for about 53 MW AC of utility-scale solar capacity to be in-service in its South Carolina service areas by the end of 2016. The announcement is another step forward in Duke Energy’s Distributed Energy Resource Program, which was approved by the Public ServiceRead More