2016 Highlights

  • Maintained industry leading safety performance with a Total Incident Case Rate (TICR) of 0.40.
  • Set a new fleet record of 95.7 percent for nuclear capacity factor; the 18th consecutive year of attaining a 90-plus percent capacity factor.
  • Since 2005, decreased carbon dioxide emissions by 29 percent, sulfur dioxide emissions by 94 percent and nitrogen oxides emissions by 70 percent.
  • Received a new operating license for the Keowee-Toxaway Hydroelectric Project from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
  • Remained on track to increase the amount of solid waste that is recycled from 69 percent in 2013 to 80 percent in 2018.

Challenges & Opportunities

  • Maintain top-decile safety performance in TICR and continue to focus on the prevention of serious injuries to our employees and contractors.
  • Continue to demonstrate our commitment to operational excellence, which is a foundation to any success we achieve.
  • Significantly decrease outage frequency and duration for our customers through our grid modernization programs.
  • Invest $11 billion in cleaner generation over the next 10 years.
  • Continue to move to a lower-carbon future by reducing our carbon dioxide emissions by 40 percent from the 2005 level by 2030.