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6-23-2017 Piedmont Natural Gas' Annual Rate Stabilization Act Adjustment Filing

6-23-2017 South Carolina Electric & Gas Company's Annual Rate Stabilization Act Adjustment Filing

6-22-2017 Response of ORS to FOE and Sierra Club

6-19-2017 Developments in the Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Case of Westinghouse Electric Company, LLC, et al. During the Period of June 8, 2017 - June 15, 2017

6-8-17 Developments in the Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Case of Westinghouse Electric Company LLC, et al. during the Period of May 30, 2017 - June 7, 2017

6-8-17 Notice of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Requirements Applicable to Debtor Westinghouse Electric Company LLC

6-8-17 Notice of the United States of America Concerning the Review of Certain Transactions by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States

6-7-17 Cross-country Natural Gas Vehicle Road Rally Roars through Spartanburg, SC

6-7-17 Cross-country Natural Gas Vehicle Road Rally Stop Planned in Spartanburg, SC

6-6-2017 2017 USF Contribution Notification Letter

5-5-2017 Charlotte Business Journal:  "S.C. agency: Public should know what's in these confidential utility contracts for solar projects"

5-1-2017 Columbia Regional Business Report:  "Regulatory agency wants V.C. Summer project contract made public"

5-1-2017 Charlotte Business Journal:  "S.C. regulatory staff calls for opening confidential V.C. Summer filings to public"

4-28-2017 ORS Petition to make EPC Contract Public

4-16-17 Post and Courier editorial: "Ratepayers Would Suffer from Reactors' Financial Meltdown"

4-7-2017 Quorum Columbia - V.C. Summer Article

4-4-2017 SCE&G Ratepayer Information

3-6-17 ORS Promotes National Consumer Protection Week 

2-24-2017 Telecommunication 2016 Local Competition Report 

11-1-2016 SC USF Public Notice for calendar year 2017 establishing new rate 

11-1-2016 Dual Party Relay Public Notice for calendar year 2017 establishing new charge

8-19-16 Consumer Advisory Regarding OneTone Telecom, Inc.

7-29-16 South Carolina Act 236 Distributed Resource and Net Metering Implementation

7-21-16 Analysis re Prudency Issue

7-8-16 ORS July Update

6-28-16 SCE&G Revised Rates Filing

6-23-16 Electric and Gas Utilities Return on Common Equity - Twelve Months Ending March 31, 2016

6-8-16 BLRA Current Rate Impact

3-30-16 Governor Haley Proclaims April 2016 as Safe Digging Month in South Carolina

3-22-16 Electric and Gas Utilities Return on Common Equity - Twelve Months Ending December 31, 2015

3-4-16 ORS Promotes National Consumer Protection Week

2-29-16 Memo to ORS Regarding Power Purchase Agreement Term Length and Prices

 1-15-16 ORS Releases Results of Independent Analysis on VC Summer Units 2 & 3 under Base Load Review Act

12-31-15 State Agency Energy Cost & Use Report 

12-31-15 Demand-Side Management Report 2015

12-31-15 South Carolina Act 236 Cost Shift and Cost of Service Analysis

12-17-2015 Electric and Gas Utilities Return on Common Equity - Twelve Months Ending September 30, 2015

11-18-15 ORS seeks public comments for its report South Carolina Act 236 Cost Shift and Cost of Service Analysis

11-18-15 ORS Seeks Public Comment for Act 236 DER Cost-shifting Report

10-16-15 Comments on BLRA Auditor Selection

9-24-2015 SCE&G's Approved BLRA Rate Increases

9-23-2015 Electric and Gas Utilities Return on Common Equity - Twelve Months Ending June 30, 2015

9-17-15 Call Dialing Procedures Are Changing for 843 Area Code Region

9-14-15 Lifeline Awareness Week

8-13-2015 ORS is now accepting Applications from Solar Leasing Companies

8-12-2015 Presentations from ORS/SIF Pipeline Safety Conference

8-12-2015 ORS seeks public input for its Report on Cost Shifting Attributable to Distributed Energy Resources

7-30-2015 ORS 2015 Report on SCE&G's Annual Report for Revised Rates

7-30-2015 ORS Review of SCE&G 2015 1st Quarter Report on VC Summer Units 2&3 Status of Construction

6-26-2015 Electric and Gas Utilities Return on Common Equity - Twelve Months Ending March 31, 2015

4-1-2015 Governor Haley proclaims April 2015 as "Call Before You Dig Month"

3-19-2015 ORS Review of SCE&G 2014 4th Quarter Report on VC Summer Units 2 & 3 Status of Construction

2-26-15 National Consumer Protection Week

12-31-2014 843/854 Area Code Overlay FAQs

12-18-2014 ORS Review of SCE&G 2014 3rd Quarter Report on VC Summer Units 2 & 3 Status of Construction

12-4-2014 NANPA Planning Letter: Modification for 854 Overlay of 843 Area Code

12-1-2014 ORS Comments on EPA's Proposed Rule 111(d)

10-22-14 Supreme Court Opinion on BLRA Appeal: SCEUC v. SCE&G

10-1-14 Governor Haley proclaims October 2014 as "Energy Action Month"

9-22-14 ORS Review of SCE&G 2014 2nd Quarter Report on VC Summer Units 2&3 Status of Construction

8-6-14 ORS Report on SCE&G's Annual Request for Revised Rates-Part A

8-6-14 ORS Report on SCE&G's Annual Request for Revised Rates-Part B

6-24-14 ORS Consumer Advisory:  Ridesharing Services

 6-23-14 ORS Review of SCE&G 2014 1st Quarter Report on VC Summer Units 2&3 Status of Construction

4-1-14 ORS Review of SCE&G 2013 4th Quarter Report on VC Summer Units 2 & 3 Status of Construction

3-21-14 Governor Haley proclaims April 2014 as "Call Before You Dig Month" 

3-13-14 Area Code Overlay FAQ

2-26-14 New Nuclear Development Allowable Ex Parte Briefing

2-24-14 NANPA Planning Letter for 854 Overlay of 843 Area Code

1-16-14 ORS Consumer Advisory Regarding Genesis Telecommunications

1-10-14 ORS's Review of SCE&G's 2013 3rd Quarter Report on V.C. Summer Units 2 and 3 Status of Construction

11-1-13 ORS's Report on South Carolina Electric & Gas Company's Study of the Electric Weather Normalization Adjustment

10-10-13 ORS's Review of SCE&G's 2013 2nd Quarter Report on V.C. Summer Units 2 and 3 Status of Construction

9-6-13 Stay Connected with Lifeline Telephone Assistance

7-29-13 ORS and APGA/SIF announce a Pipeline Safety Seminar and Workshop August 6-8, 2013

7-10-13 ORS's Presentation to the Public Service Commission Regarding the Status of Units 2 and 3 at the V.C. Summer Nuclear Station

7-5-13 ORS's Review of SCE&G's 2013 1st Quarter Report on V.C. Summer Units 2 and 3 Status of Construction

5-8-13 ORS Files Petition Regarding Inadequate Service of Tega Cay

4-26-13 Southern Region Program Managers Discuss Pipeline Safety

4-19-13 ORS's Review of SCE&G's 2012 4th Quarter Report on V.C. Summer Units 2 and 3 Status of Construction

4-8-13 Governor Haley proclaims April 2013 as "Call Before You Dig Month"

1-18-13 ORS's Review of SCE&G's 2012 3rd Quarter Report on V.C. Summer Units 2 and 3 Status of Construction

12-4-12 ORS Estimated Duke-Progress Merger Savings and Benefits - Update

10-1-12 ORS's Review of SCE&G's 2012 2nd Quarter Report on V.C. Summer Units 2 and 3 Status of Construction

9-12-12 Lifeline Awareness Week

8-8-2012The 811 Promise:We remind homeowners and contractors to call 811 before digging to eliminate the risk of striking an underground utility line.Calling before youdig can save time, money, and lives.

7-2-2012 ORS's Review of SCE&G's 2012 1st Quarter Report on V.C. Summer Units 2 and 3 Status of Construction

6-15-12 Duke-Progress Merger Update

6-14-12 Electric Generation Capacity and Regulation in South Carolina

5-29-12 ORS Estimated Duke-Progress Merger Savings and Benefits

5-16-12 ORS Reaches Agreement on Merger with DEC and PEC in North Carolina

4-13-12 ORS's Review of SCE&G's 2011 4th Quarter Report on V.C. Summer Units 2 and 3 Status of Construction

3-29-12 Governor Haley proclaims April 2012 as "Call Before You Dig Month"

3-12-12 Public Service Commission of South Carolina and the Office of Regulatory Staff Promote EPA's Fix-a-Leak Week March 12-18

2-22-12 Consumer Advisory Regarding DialTone & More, Inc.

1-17-12 ORS's Review of SCE&G's 2011 3rd Quarter Report on V.C. Summer Units 2 and 3 Status of Construction

12-6-11 ORS Receives Prestigious Lineman Award from the Electric Cooperatives of South Carolina

7-20-11 ORS to Review Earnings of Electric Utilities with Retail Operations in NC and SC

10-6-11 ORS's Review of SCE&G's 2011 2nd Quarter Report on V.C. Summer Units 2 and 3 Status of Construction

9-16-11 ORS and Progress Energy Carolinas Enter into a Memorandum of Understanding on Vegetation Management

Settlement Agreement of Duke, Progress, and ORS

9-12-11 Stay Connected with Lifeline Telephone Assistance

9-6-11 ORS, Duke Energy Corp., Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC, Progress Energy, Inc., and Progress Energy Carolinas, Inc. Reach a Settlement Agreement

7-27-11 Consumer Advisory on Bellerud Communications, LLC

South Carolina Pipeline Safety Seminar August 9-10, 2011 Hosted by SIF and ORS

7-8-11 ORS's Review of SCE&G's 2011 1st Quarter Report on V.C. Summer Units 2 and 3 Status of Construction

6-1-11 ORS Granted Intervention in Duke-Progress Merger in North Carolina

5-4-11 ORS Files Intervention in Duke-Progress Merger in North Carolina

4-21-11 ORS's Review of SCE&G's 2010 4th Quarter Report on V.C. Summer Units 2 and 3 Status of Construction

4-20-11 Carolina Water Service Seeks 80% Increase in Average Water Bills

3/29/11 Governor Proclaims April as "Call Before You Dig Month"

3-17-11 ORS Joins Multi-State Working Group to Address Duke-Progress Proposed Merger

3-11-11 PSC and ORS Promote EPA's Fix-a-Leak Week March 14-20

South Carolina Pipeline Safety Seminar August 9-10, 2011 Hosted by SIF and ORS

1/1/11 ORS's Review of SCE&G's 2010 3rd Quarter Report on V.C. Summer Units 2 and 3 Status of Construction

10/1/10 ORS's Review of SCE&G's 2010 2nd Quarter Report on V.C. Summer Units 2 and 3 Status of Construction

9/23/10 2010 Household Goods Forum

9-10-10 PSC and ORS Promote Lifeline Awareness Week

7/26/10 ORS's Review of SCE&G's March 31, 2010 Quarterly Report on the Budget & Schedule of V.C. Summer Units 2 & 3 Construction

5-27-10 Report on Audits of Financial Statements of the S.C. Universal Service Fund for years ended Dec. 31, 2009 and 2008

4-13-10 ORS Files Petition Regarding Carolina Water Service, Inc.

3-17-10 ORS' Review of SCE&G's December 31, 2009 Quarterly Report on the Budget and Schedule of V.C. Summer Units 2 & 3 Construction

3-15-10 PSC and ORS Promote EPA's Fix-a-Leak Week March 15-21

3-3-10 Lifeline Program Helps Low-income Families Stay Connected

12/31/09; ORS's Review of SCE&G's September 30, 2009 Quarterly Report on the Budget & Schedule of V.C. Summer Units 2 & 3 Construction

12/17/09 ORS Letter to Nuclear Regulatory Commission

ORS's Review of SCE&G's June 30, 2009 Quarterly Report on the Budget & Schedule of V.C. Summer Units 2 & 3 Construction

Low-income Families Can Stay Connected with Lifeline Telephone Assistance

Commission Rules and Regulations Governing Gas Systems

ORS's Review of SCE&G's March 3, 2009 Quarterly Report on the Budget & Schedule of V.C. Summer Units 2 & 3 Construction

6/8/09 On-the-Spot Audits and Vehicle Inspection Program documentation

4-27-09 Inform Your U.S. House Representatives That You Support the Boucher-Doyle Proposal.pdf

4/24/09 Chairman Gordon Seeks Input on Renewable Electricity Standard

2009 Prevention of Utility Damage Call Before You Dig Week

Renewable Resources and Clean Energy

3/23/09 ORS Seeks Review of Coal Prices

3/4/09 Important Changes to Real-time Closed Captioning

01/12/09 ORS Provides Information on Third Party Notification for Electric and Natural Gas Customers