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5:07 am on Thursday July 7, 2011

1,600+ without power in Beaufort (update: It's back on)

9: 30 a.m.: And just like that the power is back on. Not sure what  happened, we'll let you know if we hear anything. 9 a.m.: According to the South Carolina Electric & Gas website more than 1,600 customers are without juice this morning. No...
4:55 am on Tuesday June 21, 2011

Power back on for Beaufort residents after a long, hot night (update w/details)

Crews working on Ribaut Road on Monday morning Updated June 21: So we got the details on the Sunday through Monday power outage in downtown Beaufort. According to an SCE&G rep an old oak tree came down around 10 p.m. Sunday, knocking out power...
9:30 am on Tuesday February 22, 2011

Beaufort energy provider SCE&G looks to up electric rates

Flickr user ume-y South Carolina Electric & Gas, the primary energy provider in northern Beaufort County, has filed a request with the state to raise electric rates by 1.56%, according to the Columbia Regional Business Report. The Business...
7:34 am on Sunday November 28, 2010

Morning power outage spread from Port Royal to St. Helena and Frogmore (update: coming back)

Update 11 a.m.: SCE&G officials are saying the problem stemmed to a blown power line insulator and that most areas are getting their power back now. The last to get power restored were some 2,500 customers on St. Helena Island, a process that...
2:54 am on Friday October 22, 2010

Bluffton-area power outage impacts 17,000 homes on Thursday

SCE&G An SCE&G power outage impacted some 17,000 homes in the Bluffton, Hardeeville and Ridgeland areas on Thursday night. Power went out around 8 p.m. Thursday and was back on in a couple of hours. You can read WSAV's very brief writeup on...
11:19 am on Wednesday September 15, 2010

Beaufort sees brief but widespread power outage Wednesday afternoon

Flickr user beginasyouare If you lost power Wednesday afternoon you weren't alone. About 1,100 South Carolina Electric and Gas customers in northern Beaufort County lost power for about 8 minutes Wednesday, according to an SCE&G spokesman....
10:15 am on Monday December 28, 2009

Feds reviewing safety design for potential nuclear reactors

Image by Flickr user VattenfallFederal regulators are reviewing the safety design of two South Carolina Electric & Gas Co. nuclear reactors planned for construction near Jenkinsville in Fairfield County. Read more stories on this subject in our...
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