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Speak Up for Solar and Energy Efficiency at the PSC

We need your help to promote a clean and efficient grid in Duke territory! A new ruling by the South Carolina Public Service Commission (PSC) threatens rooftop solar and energy efficiency in Duke territory. Sign now to…

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Budget Week Recap!

– – ‘Twas Budget Week: A Lobbyist’s Poem ‘Twas the first day of Budget Week and all through my brain, …

Election Updates

CVSC Releases Early Endorsements

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CVSC Releases Early Endorsements for Conservation Champions COLUMBIA, SC – The Board of Directors of Conservation Voters of South Carolina (CVSC) announced its early endorsement of 18 State Representatives in the 2022 election. “South Carolina…

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Big Money, Polluter Accountablity, and The Future of DHEC

We are almost half way through this year’s legislative session and it has been a real journey. We’ve got two weeks of action to get through so let’s jump in!  Big money: The House Ways…

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CVSC Releases 2022 Early Endorsements

The Board of Directors of Conservation Voters of South Carolina (CVSC) announced its early endorsement of 18 State Representatives in the 2022 election. “South Carolina needs champions in the House who will fight for clean air and water, stand up…

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DHEC Reform: a Deep Dive

We thought we’d take a break from our regularly scheduled programming this week and give you a deep dive into S.2, the DHEC reform bill introduced last year by Senator Peeler. I don’t think it will be any surprise to…

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The Future of DHEC & The Conservation Enhancement Act

The second year of session is always interesting, and this year is following suit. Your Government Relations team at CVSC continues to be on the ground championing pro-conservation legislation and educating legislators on the importance of preserving and…

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PFAS, Funding, & The Conservation Enhancement Act!

Your friendly Government Relations Team at CVSC hopes your favored team won the Superbowl on Sunday – and how about that halftime show, my fellow millennials? Last week, the Senate continued to debate the Compassionate Care Act on Tuesday and…

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What are PFAS?

PFAS are a group of highly toxic, man-made chemicals that have been manufactured and used for decades in waterproof, stain-resistant, and non-stick products, as well as firefighting foam. These toxic ‘forever chemicals’ build up in our bodies over time and…