Tag Archives: natural gas

Southern CEO doesn’t see much of a role for renewables

Tom Fanning downplays the future impact of electricity from renewable sources, laments the decreasing use of coal to generate power . . .

Tags: coal-fired power plants , Georgia Power , natural gas , renewable energy , Southern Co. , Tom Fanning

Ga. Power seeks to close 15 fossil-fueled generation units

With the price of natural gas dropping, Georgia Power asks the PSC to allow the shutdown of 15 generation facilities powered by coal and oil . . .

Tags: coal-fired plants , generation facilities , Georgia Power , natural gas , PSC