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Veteran's Day and Energy

World War 1 transformed the use of energy, in addition to transforming politics, cultures, and technology. Today is Veteran’s Day, which emerged with World War 1’s armistice that took effect at 11 a.m. on November 11, 1918. It’s a day…
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These Veterans Give Us Energy - In Conclusion

In the past several blogs Energy Consumers of the Carolinas has introduced you to a few of the veterans who also work in the energy industry in the Carolinas. Veterans make up an important part of our energy industry, bringing a discipline,…
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Blog 5 - These Veterans Give Us Energy

From Aiken, South Carolina, here's the story of a veteran from the Air Force who transferred her skills to our energy workforce. Francesca De Rienzo wanted to earn money for college and travel the world after high school.  With art classes…
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Blog 4 - These Veterans Give Us Energy

ECC has published several blogs about veterans now in the energy industry in the Carolinas. In this blog we take a deeper dive into the military history and work of one person who helps keep the power on for us. Honor, courage, and commitment.…
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Blog 3 - These Veterans Give Us Energy

This is the third installment of ECC's salute to veterans who serve the Carolinas in the energy workforce. Veterans are highly desired in energy. "Many of the electric companies and contractors are involved in military recruiting. Some even…
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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…