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Utility Facility Siting and Environmental Protection Act (South Carolina)

Eligibility 
Utility
Commercial
Investor-Owned Utility
Industrial
Construction
Municipal/Public Utility
Installer/Contractor
Rural Electric Cooperative
Savings Category 
Fuel Cells
Photovoltaics
Program Info
State 
South Carolina
Program Type 
Siting and Permitting
Provider 
South Carolina Public Service Commission

This legislation applies to electric generating plants and associated facilities designed for or capable of operation at a capacity of more than 75 MW. A certificate from the Public Service Commission is required prior to the construction of such facilities. Some exemptions, including for hydroelectric generating facilities licensed by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, apply.