SC Center for Economic Excellence
Solid Oxide Fuel Center SmartState Center for Economic Excellence
According to a recent study published by the University of South Carolina's Moore School of Business, in less than four years of operation,
the SOFC SmartState Center has:
- attracted over $16.5 million in new funding
- created over 271 jobs (2008)
- impacted the annual South Carolina gross product by $17 Million and
- engendered over $34 million in total economic activity.
This independent report serves as a reference point that by all published accounts and measures, the SOFC Center of Economic Excellence is one of the most successful SmartState Centers in South Carolina.