Palmetto Clean Energy gives customers the option to support the development of renewable energy resources such as solar, wind, hydro, and biomass.
Participating customers contribute directly to their local utility and the utility then passes all funds to Palmetto Clean Energy, Inc., a South Carolina non-profit corporation with tax-exempt status under Section 501(c)(3) of the U. S. Internal Revenue Code.
PaCE was established to serve as a third party administrator of PaCE program contributions. In this capacity, PaCE will:
- Aggregate customer demands via voluntary customer participation in the PaCE Program tariff
- Qualify Renewable Generators (RGs)
- Issue Requests for Proposal for renewable resource generation
- Select and contract with RGs to meet customer contribution requests