QUICK TAKE – Higher Waves, Faster Winds

Global satellites have collected data on ocean waves and wind for more than three decades. There is news: “…the biggest waves … are getting bigger, thanks to faster winds attributed to climate change.” Change is especially pronounced in southern oceans. One geophysicist calls the increase “substantial,” and, says Science magazine, “He is particularly concerned by Read more about QUICK TAKE – Higher Waves, Faster Winds[…]

These Veterans Give Us Energy – An Introduction

Veterans and electric utilities have long partnership. Each workplace – energy and military – share traits required for success. They are a good match. Energy Consumers of the Carolinas salutes the veterans who work in the energy industry in the Carolinas. This is the first of a five-part blog series. Our nation has more than Read more about These Veterans Give Us Energy – An Introduction[…]

Changing Times – Changing Temperatures

Hurricane Florence was and continues to be a reminder of the impact weather has on our lives. Reports of power outages and flooding keep coming and many people are still facing devastation. What impact does weather have on electricity rates now and in the future? CNN argues that climate change is making storms even worse.  The Read more about Changing Times – Changing Temperatures[…]