April 2018

Find Heat Loss in Warmer Temperatures

The Office of Regulatory Staff- Energy Office can lend thermographic cameras, otherwise known as infrared (IR) cameras, to public entities to support energy conservation within the state as outside temperatures increase. Greater temperature differences between the inside and outside of...

South Carolina Department of Insurance Announces Release of Volkswagen Draft Beneficiary Mitigation Plan, Sets Public Meeting

Ray Farmer, Director of the South Carolina Department of Insurance, announced today that the South Carolina Department of Insurance has released the first draft of the Beneficiary Mitigation Plan required under the Volkswagen...

Farmer's Guide to Going Solar

The Solar Energy Technologies Office’s newest solar resource page discusses the circumstances and questions you may encounter when incorporating solar into your farm or agricultural business. This ...

Save Energy, Protect Health: How Energy Efficiency Can Prevent 30,000 Asthma Attacks Each Year

Saving energy can reduce the number of asthma attacks and other harmful health effects of air pollution from power plants, according to Saving Energy, Saving Lives: The Health Impacts of Avoiding Power Plant Pollution...

Lights Out for Residential Lighting Programs? Not Just Yet

LED light bulbs have transitioned from a fledgling technology to a major market player in recent years, with more than 450 million installed nationwide as of 2016. With...