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8:21 am on Tuesday April 30, 2013

Yet another lawsuit regarding Conway’s Grainger plant

Pollution from a pair of coal ash ponds at Santee Cooper’s retired Grainger electric generating plant here has sparked another lawsuit – this one filed by The Southern Environmental Law Center, which alleges the state-owned utility is violating the...
4:14 am on Friday February 22, 2013

Santee Cooper as well as DHEC failed to contain toxic lead

According to The State Newspaper , Santee Cooper and The South Carolina Department of Health and Eviromental Control knew for years that arsenic leaks along a coastal river face time in court over now what  environmentalists call a failure to clean...
12:47 pm on Friday October 19, 2012

Lights out at the Santee Cooper Grainger power plant

photo by flickr user inneedofhelp08 After months of idling, The Sun News reports the Grainger plant has been decidedly shut down. There's no word on what Santee Cooper will do with the property which includes Lake Busbee. Update: Specifics released...