Category Archives: Energy

Renewable Water Resources recognizes industries for compliance excellency

GREENVILLE, S.C. - Renewable Water Resources (ReWa) honored 45 local companies for demonstrating excellent in compliance with environmental regulation at its 24th Annual Compliance Excellency Awards Banquet this month. The Compliance Excellency Awards are presented to local companies that are in compliance with ReWa's Sewer Use Regulation, said Joel Jones, Pretreatment Manager at ReWa. Plaques…
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ReWa receives Certificates of Achievement for Excellence in financial reporting

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Renewable Water Resources (ReWa) has been awarded a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for the Comprehensive and for the Popular Annual Financial Reports for Fiscal Year ended June 30, 2015. The GFOA established the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting…
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Greer CPW receives APGA Safety award

GREER – The Greer Commission of Public Works was recently awarded the 2015 APGA Safety Contest Award from the American Public Gas Association. Greer CPW and 45 other winners were grouped into categories based on their annual man-hours worked, with CPW’s gas utility employees working 38,000- 70,000 man-hours annually. Greer CPW submitted for the award several months ago which…
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Savannah River Remediation awarded Palmetto Shining Star

AIKEN, S.C. — The Savannah River Site liquid waste contractor, Savannah River Remediation (SRR), received the Palmetto Shining Star Safety Award from the South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation (SCDLLR) at a reception in Columbia, S.C., on June 30. SRR was selected for the award based on their dedication to safety both on site and within the…
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Greer CPW leads state in alternative fuel, clean transportation

[caption id="attachment_5766" align="alignnone" width="1380"] Greer CPW Gas Department Manager Rob Rhodes acceptingthe 2015 Green Fleet Leader Award Tuesday June 28th, 2016 in Sumter, SC.[/caption] GREER – The Greer Commission of Public Works was recently awarded the 2015 Green Fleet Leader Award from the Palmetto State Clean Fuels Coalition at its annual stakeholder meeting June 28th in Sumter, South…
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Savannah River Site hires more than 80 new operators

AIKEN, S.C.- The Department of Energy’s managing and operating contractor at the Savannah River Site, Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS), hired more than 80 new operators in April. The majority of the new hires are from the local area, and their arrival helps the company address workforce sustainment needs created by current and expected attrition. [caption id="attachment_5129" align="alignleft"…
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SRS Salt Waste Processing breaks monthly performance record

AIKEN, S.C. – The Savannah River Site (SRS) reached another significant milestone by processing six million gallons of salt waste through its Interim Salt Disposition Process, known as the Actinide Removal Process and Modular Caustic Side Solvent Extraction Unit (ARP/MCU). Additionally, ARP/MCU production set a new monthly record by processing over 210,000 gallons in April 2016 – breaking…
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ReWa honored by SCDHEC for Environmental Protection

Greenville, S.C. - Renewable Water Resources (ReWa) Water Resource Recovery Facilities (WRRFs) received the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SCDHEC) Facility Award of Excellence for 2015. The Facility Award of Excellence recognizes those facilities that are striving to meet or exceed expectations in environmental protection. All facilities that have a National Pollutant…
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Greenville Water welcomes new Chief Operating Officer

Greenville SC - Greenville Water is pleased to welcome Rebecca West as the Chief Operating Officer. Rebecca has 28 years of water utility experience at the international, national, state, regional and local levels. In 2015, she was recognized as a WEF Fellow by the Water Environment Federation. Rebecca has served in leadership positions on a…
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