SCANA and its Subsidiaries Including SCE&G Pay More Than $150 million in Property Taxes to South Carolina Counties
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Cayce, S.C. (Jan. 20, 2012) – SCANA Corp. and its subsidiaries, including SCE&G, paid more than $150 million in property taxes in South Carolina in 2011.

The largest single tax payment was made to Lexington County in the amount of approximately $28.7 million. Other significant payments included:

Aiken County - $8.4 million
Allendale County - $1.2 million
Bamberg County - $1.1 million
Barnwell County -  $1.5 million
Beaufort County - $4.1 million
Berkeley County - $6.2 million
Charleston County - $12.3 million
Colleton County - $5.1 million
Dorchester County - $4.2 million
Edgefield County - $1.1 million
Fairfield County - $23 million
Hampton County - $2.1 million
Jasper County - $6.6 million
Orangeburg County - $10.9 million
Richland County - $26.4 million

SCANA Corporation, a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Cayce, S.C., is an energy-based holding company principally engaged, through subsidiaries, in electric and natural gas utility operations and other energy-related businesses. The Company serves approximately 665,000 electric customers in South Carolina and more than 1.2 million natural gas customers in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia. Information about SCANA and its businesses is available on the Company’s website at