Gullah Geechee Chamber of Commerce backing sale of Santee Cooper

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – State lawmakers are deciding whether to sell the Santee Cooper after it abandoned the nuclear reactor project north of Columbia.

Coal plant pollution has led to fish consumption warnings around SC

The plant, run by the state-owned utility, is one of three coal-fired stations that have not had updated water pollution permits for roughly a decade. The issue recently led to a lawsuit against the state’s environmental regulator.