Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Generating Station

Patrick Gentry
March 07, 2018 - 2:43 pm
South Carolina lawmakers have advanced a measure aimed at drawing down utility bills in the wake of a nuclear construction project failure that's already cost ratepayers billions.
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February 07, 2018 - 2:48 pm
The recent House approval of a bill that would prevent SCE&G from continuing to collect money from customers to pay for the failed V-C Summer nuclear project has affected the utility’s credit rating.
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October 27, 2017 - 10:51 am
SCANA Corporation expects to bear $210 million of the cost of its scuttled nuclear expansion project.
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SCE&G
October 02, 2017 - 11:08 am
OCTOBER 2, 2017 BY SOUTH CAROLINA RADIO NETWORK When nuclear corporation Westinghouse was chosen to build two new reactors at the VC Summer Nuclear Plant in Fairfield County, it hyped its experience designing nuclear technology. The Post and Courier reports it obtained a confidential internal...
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August 12, 2017 - 10:56 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — A lawsuit accuses a South Carolina power company of negligence in charging its customers more than $1 billion to build nuclear reactors that have now been abandoned. The lawsuit obtained by The Associated Press was filed late Friday afternoon in Richland County against South...
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August 12, 2017 - 10:39 am
AUGUST 11, 2017 BY MATT LONG (South Carolina Radio Network) State-owned power utility Santee Cooper’s board voted Friday to jettison planned rate hikes the next two years after the failure of a nuclear project those increases were supposed to help fund. The agency had proposed the 3.9 percent...
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Lee Rogers
August 04, 2017 - 11:13 am
1063 WORD News received the following press release Friday from the Communications Director at the office of the South Carolina Senate Majority leader. COLUMBIA, S.C. — Today Senate Majority Leader Shane Massey, R-Edgefield, and Minority Leader Nikki Setzler, D-Lexington, issued a joint letter to...
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SCE&G
August 01, 2017 - 8:49 am
JULY 31, 2017 BY MATT LONG (South Carolina Radio Network) Power utility South Carolina Electric and Gas will meet with state regulators Tuesday morning as they its officials lay out plans to scrap two nuclear reactors it had been building in Fairfield County. SCE&G will brief the state Public...
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