Category Archives: Energy

Lockhart Power names Powell-Baker as senior manager

Lockhart Power Company is pleased to welcome Andrena Powell-Baker as senior manager of community relations and development. Her responsibilities will include fostering community relations and actively participating in development opportunities for Lockhart Power and other Pacolet Milliken entities. “We are excited to welcome Andrena aboard,” said Bryan Stone, chief operating officer of Lockhart Power. “Andrena brings more than…
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Grouting begins on next Savannah River Station waste tank

[caption id="attachment_912" align="alignnone" width="604"] Cement trucks hauling specially formulated grout began filling Tank 12 at theSavannah River Site. (Photo/Provided)[/caption] AIKEN, S.C.  – Workers began pouring a cement-like grout today into the next underground radioactive liquid waste storage tank at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Savannah River Site (SRS), initiating operational closure of the eighth high-level waste…
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Energy Department said salt waste processing facility completion key at SRS

AIKEN, S.C. – Cleanup of the Savannah River Site (SRS) is set to reach an important milestone in May with completion of the Salt Waste Processing Facility (SWPF) construction. When operational, the facility will significantly increase the amount of high-level radioactive tank waste processed and prepared for disposition. “Once SWPF is operational, we will truly…
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Upstate Solar Tour to show benefits of solar

Upstate residents will have a chance to see and hear about the benefits of solar during a unique home tour that showcases how affordable and accessible solar can be for South Carolinians. Presented by non-profit SmartPower and its Solarize South Carolina program, the Upstate Solar Tour takes place Saturday, January 23, from noon-4 pm. There are four…
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Duke Energy program helping families in need pay bills

With temperatures dropping in the Carolinas, Duke Energy is continuing its 30-year tradition this winter by partnering with employees and customers to lend a hand to those struggling to pay their winter energy bills. Through its Share the Warmth program, Duke Energy works with more than 80 local agencies in the Duke Energy Carolinas service…
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Bausch & Lomb in Greenville recognized as 2015 Power Partner by Duke Energy

Creativity, innovation and a commitment to leadership are just some of the distinguishing marks that identify the organizations selected for the 2015 Duke Energy Power Partners award. The winners are recognized for their responsible energy use, and creating lasting value for their organizations and the communities they serve. Some of the implemented advanced and inventive…
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