Storm causes power outages in Augusta area

...of the storm, Georgia Power reported more than 100 outages affecting 9,000 customers. Across the river, South Carolina Electric & Gas reported that 1,800 people were without power in Aiken County for a length of time.Officials recorded...

Solar power 'rush' expected in S.C.

...consumers who want clean energy and longterm savings."There will be a rush," said John Raftery, representing South Carolina Electric & Gas Company before the S.C. Public Service Commission Tuesday.As more solar power systems start operating...

Firm oversight, prudent river enthusiasts keep Stevens Creek dam safe

...probably don't give it a lot of thought. The good news is South Carolina Electric & Gas has been giving our dams a lot of thought, and a...affairs specialist for SCANA Corp., the parent company of South Carolina Electric & Gas.)

Joey McGill

...Church where he served as teacher of the T.E.L. Sunday School Class and as a deacon. He was employed with South Carolina Electric & Gas and was a cattle farmer. A loving husband and father, Joey will be greatly missed by his family. Survivors...

Trees, power lines down across area

...that 626 customers were without power. In Aiken County, more than 3,000 were without power, according to South Carolina Electric & Gas.All repairs were expected to be completed by Sunday evening.Associated Press reports were used in this...

National Weather Service confirms tornadoes in Augusta area

...out electricity to 626 customers. In Aiken County, more than 3,000 were left without power, according to South Carolina Electric & Gas. Outages reached more than 7,000 at one point in the evening but have since been repaired, Thompson...

Dorothy Hill

...home for the past 60 years. She was a member of the North Augusta Southern Methodist Church and retired from South Carolina Electric and Gas. Mrs. Hill was the wife of the late Fraser Lee Hill. Survivors include her sister, Martha Pettigrew...

Photos give glimpse into Stevens Creek Dam's history

...it was built, there was nothing at all out here," said McGill, who came to work for the site's owner ? South Carolina Electric & Gas Co. ? in 1975. "They had to build roads ? even a rail line. It was a huge project for its time...

SCE&G seeks 3 percent rate hike

COLUMBIA - South Carolina Electric & Gas Co. wants to raise its rates 3 percent to help cover the cost of building two new nuclear reactors.The utility serves...

Fire spurs Samaritans

...assistance in many ways.Food, clothing and necessary toiletries were brought to them before mid-afternoon. South Carolina Electric and Gas Co. staff were there in the morning, and so were other individuals who showed up to put tarps in place...