Tag Archives: Georgia Power

PSC consultants say Vogtle nukes no longer ‘economic’ for Ga. Power ratepayers

Outside experts conclude that it would make more sense, from an economic standpoint, to convert the Vogtle nuclear reactors to a gas-fired power plant . . .

Tags: Georgia Power , Plant Vogtle nuclear project , PSC consultants

Ga. Power agrees to take over management of Vogtle project

Georgia Power reaches a final agreement to take over management of the Plant Vogtle nuclear project from Westinghouse . . .

Tags: Georgia Power , Plant Vogtle , Westinghouse

PSC rejects move to stop Ga. Power’s nuclear charge

Commissioner Bubba McDonald can’t get the votes to kill the nuclear surcharge on customers’ power bills . . .

Tags: Bubba McDonald , Georgia Power , monthly surcharge , Plant Vogtle , PSC

Ga. Power, Westinghouse agree to short extension on Vogtle plan

Georgia Power and Westinghouse Electric continue their negotiations over the Plant Vogtle nuclear project . . .

Tags: Georgia Power , Plant Vogtle , Westinghouse

As the cost overruns increase, so does the pay of Southern Co. execs

The top executives at Southern Co. and Georgia Power get hefty compensation increases despite mounting cost overruns at the holding company’s two largest projects . . .

Tags: executive compensation , Georgia Power , Kemper cost overruns , Southern Co. , Vogtle cost overruns

Ga. Power will take over Vogtle nuclear construction

Georgia Power says it will take over the management of the Vogtle nuclear construction project from bankrupt Westinghouse . . .

Tags: Georgia Power , Plant Vogtle , PSC , Westinghouse

Ga. Power extends Westinghouse work on Vogtle for 14 days

Westinghouse agrees to extend its interim agreement with Georgia Power to continue work on the Vogtle nuclear project for an additional 14 days . . .

Tags: Georgia Power , Plant Vogtle , Westinghouse

The PSC will have to face reality

The Public Service Commission will have deal with the monster it created when it authorized two new reactors at Plant Vogtle in 2009 . . .

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Vogtle’s future could be decided in next 30 days

Georgia Power officials told the PSC that they will try to figure out within the next 30 days how they want to proceed on the Vogtle nuclear project . . .

Tags: Georgia Power , Plant Vogtle , PSC , Westinghouse

Westinghouse files for bankruptcy, ominous cloud hovers over Vogtle

The primary contractor on the Vogtle nuclear reactors has filed for bankruptcy, throwing the project into doubt . . .

Tags: bankruptcy , Georgia Power , PSC , Vogtle reactors , Westinghouse