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Electric & Natural Gas

The ORS represents the public interest regarding the regulation of investor-owned electric and natural gas utilities in South Carolina. 


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Potential Threats to Safe and Reliable Utility Service

In February 2021, Governor McMaster requested that the ORS “undertake a comprehensive review of our State’s public and private power grid to evaluate its ability to withstand potential ice storms and other dangerous winter weather conditions.” 

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