Nuclear Development Updates
Follow the nuclear development project’s progress with our project postings. All information is current as of the date on which it is posted, and the Company disclaims any obligation to update that information.

You can also view a historical timeline of our project's achievements.


April 1, 2014 - SCE&G Provides Project Update


Read the Project Update (PDF, 401KB)
February 11, 2014 - SCE&G Files BLRA Status Report for 4th Quarter, 2013

SCE&G filed its BLRA Status Report for the 4th Quarter, 2013 with the South Carolina Office of Regulatory Staff, providing updated information on the status of construction of V.C. Summer Nuclear Station Units 2 & 3.
Read the 4Q 2013 BLRA Report (PDF, 1.3MB)
January 27, 2014 - SCE&G to Acquire Increased Share of Nuclear Units from Santee Cooper

South Carolina Electric & Gas Company, principal subsidiary of SCANA Corporation, and Santee Cooper, South Carolina's state-owned electric and water utility, announced an agreement for SCE&G to acquire from Santee Cooper a 5 percent ownership interest in the two new nuclear units which are currently under construction at V.C. Summer Station in Jenkinsville, S.C.  Read the full news release (PDF, 208KB)
 

January 3, 2014 - New video posted


In the current video update, SCE&G provides a snapshot of the numerous milestones achieved in 2013 on its nuclear development project at V.C. Summer Nuclear Station.
 
November 8, 2013 - SCE&G Files BLRA Status Report for 3rd Quarter, 2013

SCE&G filed its BLRA Status Report for the 3rd Quarter, 2013 with the South Carolina Office of Regulatory Staff, providing updated information on the status of construction of V.C. Summer Nuclear Station Units 2 & 3.
Read the 3Q 2013 BLRA Report (PDF, 2MB)
 
November 4, 2013 - SCE&G Completes Nuclear Island Basemat Placement for V.C. Summer Unit 3

On November 4, 2013, SCE&G completed on Nov. 4, 2013 placement of the nuclear island basemat for V.C. Summer Unit 3 in Fairfield County, S.C. This major milestone comes just seven months after SCE&G poured the first new construction nuclear concrete in the U.S. in three decades for its Unit 2 nuclear island. Read the full news release (PDF, 24KB)
 
September 18, 2013 - Public Service Commission of South Carolina Approves SCE&G Rate Adjustment Under Base Load Review Act

On September 18, 2013, the Public Service Commission of South Carolina (SCPSC) approved an increase of $67,240,232 or approximately 2.87 percent to the retail electric rates of South Carolina Electric & Gas Company (SCE&G), principal subsidiary of SCANA Corporation. The new rates will be effective for bills rendered on and after October 30, 2013. Otherwise, the report for the second quarter filed by SCE&G with the SCPSC on August 14, 2013 pursuant to the provisions of the Base Load Review Act continues to be accurate in all material respects. Read the full news release (PDF, 109KB)
August 30, 2013 - Media Day Held at V.C. Summer Nuclear Station

About 15 members of the South Carolina media gathered at the V.C. Summer Nuclear Station to hear the latest updates on the new nuclear development project and see the construction for themselves. View the photos from the event

August 14, 2013 - SCE&G Files BLRA Status Report for 2nd Quarter, 2013


SCE&G filed its BLRA Status Report for the 2nd Quarter, 2013 with the South Carolina Office of Regulatory Staff, providing updated information on the status of construction of V.C. Summer Nuclear Station Units 2 & 3.
Read the 2Q 2013 BLRA Report (PDF, 2MB)
 

July 26, 2013 - New photos added to Nuclear Construction album


View 17 new photos on Flickr of the arrival of new components at the Unit 2 construction site. 
 

June 12, 2013 - New video posted


Watch the video news story on SCE&G's placement of the containment vessel bottom head.

June 6, 2013 - New photos added to Nuclear Construction album


View 10 new photos of the containment vessel bottom head placement at Unit 2 nuclear site added to SCE&G's Nuclear Construction album on Flickr.

May 30, 2013 - New video posted


Watch the 19 second timelapse video of the placement of the containment vessel bottom head at the Unit 2 nuclear site.

May 22, 2013 - SCE&G Placed Unit 2 Containment Vessel Bottom Head


SCE&G placed the containment vessel bottom head in the Unit 2 nuclear site on May 22, 2013... Read full update.