Meeting/Event Information

Feb Mtg (Tue Lunch) - Public Service NGas Update

February 13, 2018
11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
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Royal Banquet & Conference Center
3801 Hillsborough St
Raleigh, NC 27607


Public Service NGas Update: This month's program will focus on natural gas pipeline enhancement & expansion in the Carolinas and SCANA Corporation, the company that provides this regions natural gas.


Don (Rusty) Harris, PE
Rusty is President and Chief Operating Officer of PSNC Energy, President - SCE&G, Gas Operations, & Senior Vice President, SCANA

Rusty Harris joined South Carolina Electric & Gas Company, a SCANA subsidiary, as a customer service engineer in 1986. After holding various positions in Electric Operations, in 1997 he was named vice president – wires operations. In 2003, he transferred to Gastonia, North Carolina to be the vice president of operations of PSNC Energy, a natural gas business unit of SCANA Corporation. In January 2006, Harris was named president and chief operating officer of PSNC Energy. He became a senior vice president of SCANA in May 2012 and president of SCE&G, gas operations in February 2013.

He serves on the Board of the North Carolina Chamber and the Southern Gas Association.
He has served on various boards including: the Gaston Regional Chamber, the United Way of Gaston County, the Executive Committee of the Columbia Chamber of Commerce and the Clemson University Board of Visitors.

Rusty and his wife LeeAnn, live in Columbia, South Carolina and are members of Eastminster Presbyterian Church. They have a daughter and two sons. A native of Summerville, South Carolina, Harris is a 1986 graduate from Clemson University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering. In 1990 he earned a Master of Business Administration from the University of South Carolina.


11:30 pm: . . . . . Noon Sign-in & Socialize
12n-1:00: . . . . . Meeting, Meal & Presentation


Please RSVP / Pre-Register so we can get a good head-count for the drink and meal quantities. Save $10 if registered before the Early Bird cutoff date/time.
Pre-pay On-Line: Cut down your wait at the Welcome Table! (PayPal & CCs)
Note: On-Line registration and pre-payment closes the midnight before the event
Welcome Table: accepts Personal Checks and CCs.

Student Members are welcome at no cost, (and non-member students who are their guests), if they pre-register before the Early Bird cutoff.
OTHERWISE, you'll have to pay a walk-in fee of $10.

Not a member of Triangle ASHRAE? You are still welcome to register On-Line. (Use Non-Member ticket), and get the $10 discount.

Registration Fee includes drinks and the meal

Since this is a lunch meeting, AND on a Tuesday,
(making it a day and a half earlier than our normal Wednesday dinners),
the Early Bird discount deadline has been moved to the previous Friday, 2 PM.

Our special thanks goes out to PSNC Energy,
who will be sponsoring the meal, allowing all the ticket proceeds to be
donated to ASHRAE National Research.

PDH (Professional Development Hour) CREDIT:

This presentation should meet the NC PE criteria for 1 hour of PDH credit (unless noted on the sign-in sheet).
Please Pre-Register with your PE number, and sign the Attendance Verification sheet.
Should the state ever require Proof of Attendance, simply forward their request to and a copy of the Attendance Sheet will be provided to them. Note: their rules require you to keep additional records. See the NC PE Board for details.



$45.00 Triangle Member: Includes Meal
$35.00 Earlybird rate before February 9

$45.00 Triangle Member's Guest: Includes Meal
$35.00 Earlybird rate before February 9

$10.00 Triangle Student Member: Includes Meal
$0.00 Earlybird rate before February 9

$45.00 Non-Triangle Member: Includes Meal
$35.00 Earlybird rate before February 9

$10.00 Triangle Student-Member's Guest: Includes Meal (if not also a student, please use Non-Member ticket)
$0.00 Earlybird rate before February 9


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