SCE&G Now Offering Customer Gift Certificates
Ashley Bedford
(843) 452-6925  

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Feb. 5, 2007) – South Carolina Electric & Gas Co. (SCE&G) is now one of the first energy providers in the Southeast to help customers give the gift of comfort by offering gift certificates available for purchase. The certificates, which are available online at, can be purchased in various amounts from $25 up to $150.

According to the Southeast Regional Climate Center, the average minimum temperature for February in Columbia is a near-freezing 35.8 degrees. No matter the temperature or time of year, SCE&G gift certificates make the perfect gift for:

  • Friends or family living on a fixed income
  • Newlyweds
  • College students
  • Adult children starting out on their own
  • New homeowners

SCE&G gift certificates can be personalized with a message and sent directly to the recipient. The recipient encloses the certificate with their next bill and the amount is applied directly to their account. Visit to learn more or call (877) 770-4438.

About SCE&G
South Carolina Electric & Gas Company is a regulated public utility engaged in the generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity to approximately 620,000 customers in 26 counties in the central, southern and southwestern portions of South Carolina. The company also provides natural gas service to approximately 291,000 customers in 34 counties in the state. Information about SCE&G is available on the company’s Web site at