South Carolina Public Service Authority

Century’s Mt. Holly Smelter Again At Risk Of Closure In Absence Of New Power Deal

Century’s Mt. Holly Smelter Again At Risk Of Closure In Absence Of New Power Deal

American aluminium maker Century Aluminum said in a filing to the SEC on Friday that obtaining a more friendly power agreement is critical to the future of its smelter in Mt. Holly, South Carolina. In its annual 10-K filing, the firm said...


Despite Ongoing Talks, Power Deal for Mount Holly Smelter Remains Elusive

Though both parties remain at the negotiating table, reports indicate that the gulf between Century Aluminum and Santee Cooper remains in talks over a deal to power Century’s Mount Holly smelter after December 31st. Representatives of both companies have been meeting in closed-door sessions, the most recent of which was Tuesday. However, as yet no […]

Century Aluminum Appeals Dismissal of Federal Lawsuit Against Santee Cooper

American primary aluminium producer Century Aluminum Company filed an appeal in their federal lawsuit against South Carolina’s state-owned utility company Santee Cooper on Tuesday, challenging the suit’s dismissal last week. Century is seeking to revive the lawsuit it filed in January against Santee Cooper (officially known as the South Carolina Public Service Authority) seeking the […]

Century Files Suit Against Santee Cooper Over Electricity Supply for Mt. Holly Smelter

The fight to keep Century’s smelter at Mt. Holly running was taken to federal court yesterday, as the firm filed suit against state-owned South Carolina Public Service Authority, known colloquially as Santee Cooper, alleging violations of state and federal antitrust laws. Century’s lawsuit alleges that Santee Cooper has been operating without meaningful state or federal […]