When: 10:30 a.m. Monday (formal hearing); 6 p.m. Monday (night hearing for Midlands residents); 10 a.m. Tuesday-Thursday (formal hearings, if necessary).
Where: Public Service Commission of South Carolina, 101 Executive Center Drive, Suite 100, Columbia
Decision by: July 15
Latest proposed hike
July 2010 2.5 percent
July 2011 1.2 percent
July 2012 1.18 percent
Total 4.88 percent
Cost to 1,000-kilowatt household customer by July 2012: $5.79/month or $69.48/year
To view SCE&G's rate hike request online, go to www.psc.sc.gov. Click on DMS-Docket Management System and then Dockets Search. Type in docket number 2009-489-E. The application was filed Jan. 15. For help on SCE&G bills, call 1-800-251-7234.