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2018 Solar Jobs Census

The National Solar Jobs Foundation covers the size and scope of the American solar workforce.  The rapid development of solar energy has created an astonishing number of well-paying American jobs.  As of 2018, there are approximately 242,343 solar workers in the United States, resulting in an overall growth of 159% since the first Census was released…

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3 Reasons To LOVE Renewable Energy This Valentine’s Day

Southern Current’s team of solar experts have a strong passion for clean energy and environmental sustainability. Who is your Valentine?  This year, we choose solar!  Below: 3 reasons to love renewable energy! Renewable energy has no pollutants. Clean energy from solar has no carbon emissions or pollutants.  Producing clean energy with solar helps reduce dirty…

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Solar Incentive Coming To An End In South Carolina

Changes are coming to residential solar in SC. Two of South Carolina’s major utilities are changing the way clients benefit from the solar energy they produce on their home in 2019.  As of March 15th for Duke Energy customers, and when SCE&G clients hit their capacity cap, the terms of their offered rates for solar…

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Launching New Solar Project in Bamberg County

Southern Current Launching New Solar Project in Bamberg County   Bamberg, SC– Southern Current, a leading developer in the residential, commercial and utility-scale solar markets, is launching a new solar farm in Bamberg County. The company is investing $8.4 million in the project. According to Paul Fleury, Chief Development Office for Southern Current, “When communities…

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Merger Provides Greater Access to Renewables & More Utility Transparency

SCSBA Secures Settlement Between Dominion Energy and SCE&G; Merger Includes Greater Access to Renewables, More Utility Transparency COLUMBIA, SC — The South Carolina Solar Business Association (SCSBA) has entered into a merger agreement with SCE&G and Dominion Energy in support of the two companies’ merger. Working on behalf of its members, The SCSBA issued a…

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