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MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – The Santee Cooper Board of Directors approved the sale of $52.4 million in revenue obligation bonds during a special telephonic board meeting today. The proceeds will be used to refund and restructure existing debt. The 2016C bond sale involved tax-exempt bonds with maturities from 2022 to 2036. The all-in true [...]

The Santee Cooper Board of Directors has approved two new officers. Dom Maddalone has been named senior vice president of information systems and chief information officer, and Rahul Dembla has been named vice president of planning and pricing. Maddalone previously was Vice President of IT Infrastructure and Chief Technology Officer for [...]

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – Santee Cooper is offering a free Solar Energy 101 Workshop to help customers understand the solar energy technologies available to them. The workshop will be held on Saturday, June 18, from 10:30 a.m. – noon at the Surfside Beach Public Library, located at 410 Surfside Dr. The workshop complements Santee [...]

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. — The 400-foot beachfront swimming area at Santee Cooper's Overton Beach Park on Lake Moultrie opens Saturday, May 28, and remains open through Labor Day. Overton Beach Park, located five miles north of Moncks Corner, will be open daily to the public from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., with certified lifeguards on duty. Hours [...]

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – The Bamberg Department of Public Works, Bamberg School District 1 and Santee Cooper dedicated today a Green Power Solar School at Richard Carroll Elementary School. The school has been equipped with a solar cell array that is already producing electricity from the sun’s rays, providing students with a firsthand [...]

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. — State-owned utility Santee Cooper has announced its spring and summer hours for the Pinopolis Lock at the Jefferies Hydroelectric Station on Lake Moultrie. Effective Monday, April 11, the lock will be operated from 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Digital signage at the lock will display the current operating status. Please [...]

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. — The Santee Cooper Vector Management Program has announced the areas in its management control zone for this year's seasonal mosquito spraying around lakes Marion and Moultrie. Santee Cooper typically sprays around 60,000 acres annually by truck for adult mosquito control and about 300 acres for larval control in [...]

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. — Santee Cooper will conduct a test of its 15 warning sirens for the Santee River floodplain in Berkeley, Clarendon and Williamsburg counties on Monday, April 4. The tests are scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. and last a few minutes. As part of the test, Santee Cooper will set off each siren in test mode, which includes [...]

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. — Santee Cooper's spring 2016 Mini-Bond sale is April 1-29 and offers investors the opportunity to purchase tax-free bonds for as little as $200. Santee Cooper Mini-Bonds, which are tax exempt, are available for purchase by residents of South Carolina, customers of Santee Cooper, members of the state’s electric [...]

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. — The Santee Cooper Board of Directors today approved South Carolina's first community solar project and new rebates for its community and rooftop solar programs. All programs will launch April 1 and are designed to help customers invest in solar power and cut their electric bills over the life of the program [...]
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