Cooperative News

SC’s Largest Solar Farm Dedicated

by Pee Dee Electric Cooperative

The Colleton Solar Farm, the largest facility of its kind in the state, is producing electricity just nine weeks after construction began on the project. Utility and solar industry executives officially dedicated the solar array during a ceremony January 24 in Walterboro.  TIG Sun Energy, a subsidiary of the North Charleston-based InterTech Group, is the […]

PDEC held it’s 74th Annual Meeting

by Pee Dee Electric Cooperative

At the Florence Civic Center on Saturday, October 26th, 2,269 members received a $20 energy voucher by registering and participating in the business of their cooperative.  The business meeting included the annual address by President & CEO Toy Nettles, followed by prize drawings for over $3,000 in cash and gift cards, electric bill credits, and […]

New power-purchase agreement to benefit millions of South Carolinians

by Pee Dee Electric Cooperative

Moncks Corner, S.C. — Santee Cooper and the Central Electric Power Cooperative today signed a multi-billion-dollar cost-saving extension of an agreement to purchase power from Santee Cooper. The savings will benefit all cooperative consumers as well as other wholesale customers and direct served residential, commercial and industrial customers of Santee Cooper.  In addition to the savings, […]