Dominion Energy's buyout offer would be good for SCE&G customers. But would it be good enough? And even if it is, would the public policy price the utility giant demands in return be too high for our state to pay?
Like just about everything else important in South Carolina, that’s a decision that will be made by the Legislature, whose members are focused on delivering as much relief as possible for SCE&G and Santee Cooper ratepayers.
These are not easy questions to answer, because there are so many things we don’t know yet, and so many things we will never know for sure unless we try them — possibly to disastrous results.
Real the full column by Cindi Ross Scoppe, associate editor of The State newspaper of Columbia, at http://www.thestate.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/cindi-ross-scoppe/article193161614.html