November 2016

Mini-grants Awarded

The Office of Regulatory Staff-Energy Office recently awarded mini-grants for energy efficiency and renewable energy projects.

The grantees include:

City of Cayce
City of Cayce plans to replace metal halide lamps...

ASCEM Holds 2016 Fall Conference

The Association of SC Energy Managers (ASCEM) 2016 Fall Conference was held on Thursday, October 27 at the River Center, Saluda Shoals Park.  Dedicated to helping members reduce energy use, ASCEM is comprised of facility and energy managers in state agencies, local governments, schools, colleges...

Holiday Energy Efficiency


Check out our top 10 tips to ensure your electric bill will look as good as your Thanksgiving dinner.

1.     If a large group of people is expected for dinner, lower the...

FREE Technical Assistance

Would you like to implement projects to conserve energy but do not know where to start? The South Carolina Office of Regulatory Staff-Energy Office can help. We offer free energy assessments to state and local governments and other entities to help with identifying energy conservation measures....

Light Switch Stickers Available

The ORS Energy Office now has light switch stickers available for public entities: state agencies, local governments, and schools and colleges. These stickers can be used in facilities to encourage turning off lights when not in use.

Please fill out the...

About Palmetto Clean Fuels

The Palmetto Clean Fuels Coalition (formerly known as Palmetto State Clean Fuels Coalition (PSCFC)) is part of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Clean Cities program and is one of approximately 100 designated coalitions in the United States. The Department of Energy approved the application for...

SCCEBA Business Roundtable: Commercial-Property Assessed Clean Energy

Thursday, December 8, 2016
11:30 am - 2:30 pm

Join SCCEBA for a Business Roundtable discussion on the benefits of Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy financing opportunities for South Carolina.