Despite not sustaining a direct hit, Hurricane Dorian still left parts of Florida flooded and over 170,000 people without power. In the past, a single extreme weather event has left hundreds of thousands of people in Florida without power, in some cases for more than a week.
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About Maria Blais Costello
Maria Blais Costello is Manager of Program Administration for CEG and CESA. Over the past 15 years, she has managed the development and outreach activities for both organizations. Maria coordinates internal communications, program deliverables and timelines, and assists with strategic planning. She is responsible for managing grants and contracts for CESA and CEG projects; she manages grant writing and reporting, communications, publications, and special events. Maria previously worked at Conservation Law Foundation, where she served as the office manager for the Vermont office. She graduated cum laude from the University of New Hampshire with a B.A. in Political Science, with a minor in Economics.
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Hurricane season is here, and South Carolina is no stranger to the devastating impacts that natural disasters and extreme weather can have on communities.
Now more than ever, policies and programs to promote sustainable energy resources will come from the state level.