House Bill 3659, which was signed by the Governor on May 16th, 2019, has wide-reaching effects on the utility economy in South Carolina. At the most recent Commission Business Meeting, Commission staff presented part one of a two-part presentation on the impact of the bill. The first part of the presentation, covering the basics and more in-depth discussion of renewable energy, is available for download and review at this link. For further context, the Commission Business Meeting livestream is archived here; the HB3659 discussion begins at 45:50. A transcript of these comments is also available at this link.
The presentation will continue at the Commission Business Meeting on June 12th at 2 p.m., which will be livestreamed at this link. Please contact the Chief Clerk's office at 803.896.5114 for further information.