FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
COASTAL CONSERVATION LEAGUE
January 3, 2018
Contact: Alan Hancock – [email protected] – (843) 277-7622
In response to news of a Dominion bid to buy SCANA, Coastal Conservation League Energy and Climate Director Eddy Moore issued the following statement:
“Any long-term solution to skyrocketing power bills needs strong energy efficiency programs and cheap renewable energy to create lasting savings, not just one-off checks. State regulators have a great deal of flexibility to add beneficial conditions to the sale.
Dominion has a record of developing solar projects in South Carolina, and we look forward to working with them to ensure that big, risky fossil fuel projects don’t derail a low-cost renewable energy future.”
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The Coastal Conservation League is a nonprofit advocacy organization dedicated to protecting the coastal resources of South Carolina. Our mission is to protect the natural landscapes, abundant wildlife, clean water and traditional communities by working with citizens, local governments and the state legislature.