Clean Energy for South Carolina

Rennicks, Jennifer; Hagan, Colin
April 2008
Business & Economic Review;Apr-Jun2008, Vol. 54 Issue 3, p26
Academic Journal
The article explains why South Carolina should join other states and the Washington, D.C. in establishing a standard to promote clean-energy businesses in the state. It claims that the adoption of a clean energy policy by South Carolina is necessary because it cannot afford to continue to import energy resources. Moreover, it states that the state has abundant sources of renewable energy which include waste from forest, crop and animal production. Lastly, it cites several studies which suggest that South Carolina has the potential to meet its current electricity demand through the utilization of biomass.


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