PSNC Energy Files for Rate Increase to Recover Operation and Expansion Costs

Media Contacts:
Gastonia/Asheville
Jodie Roberts-Smith
(704) 834-6427
jroberts-smith@scana.com

Raleigh/Durham
Angie Townsend
(919) 836-2321
adtownsend@scana.com

Investor Contact:
Bryan Hatchell
(803) 217-7458
bhatchell@scana.com


Gastonia, N.C., March 31, 2008 – PSNC Energy, a wholly owned subsidiary of SCANA Corporation (NYSE: SCG), filed an application today with the North Carolina Utilities Commission requesting a general increase of approximately $20.4 million, or 2.99 percent, in annual revenue. If the request is approved, the average year-round residential customer would see a monthly increase of approximately $2.98.

The full press release with financial data is available in Adobe PDF format:

 PSNC Energy Files for Rate Increase to Recover Operation and Expansion Costs (PDF, 52KB)