Watch: Energy Coalition in Columbia against rate hike
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COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– A group of local small businesses and environmentalists are rallying against a proposed rate hike.
The Energy Coalition launched the “Stop the Blank Check” Project Monday.
The Coalition opposes SCE&G’s request for rate hikes for construction of two nuclear plants.
An SCE&G spokesman there will always be unexpected costs that come up, but the plants will save customers money in the long run.