The energy industry is a vital sector of Orangeburg County’s economic development. Orangeburg County is home to 5 major utility providers (Orangeburg Department of Public Utilities, SCE&G, Tri-County, Aiken Electric, and Edisto Electric) and we have abundant capacity in natural gas, water, wastewater, and broadband services.
With a strong history of agriculture, Orangeburg County has an abundant amount of land that is flat, low cost, and receives direct sunlight. These factors make Orangeburg County the right place for solar farm projects, both small and large.
- Five major electrical providers in Orangeburg County.
- DPU is the largest municipal electric utility in the state of South Carolina.
- Orangeburg County has some of the lowest residential and commercial electrical rates in the State.
Companies In Orangeburg County
Companies who have found a home—and found success—in Orangeburg County.