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Business leaders are rewarding failure

Southern Co. executives get huge bonuses and pay increases for a nuclear project that’s running up large cost overruns and is hopelessly behind schedule . . .

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PSC approves stop of Stewart County nuke work

The Public Service Commission and Georgia Power agree that work will stop April 21 on a proposed nuclear site in Stewart County . . .

Tags: Georgia Power , nuclear project , PSC , Stewart County

PSC nears billion-dollar decision for Ga. Power

The Public Service Commission could be voting soon on the prudency of Georgia Power’s $1.7 billion in cost overruns on the Plant Vogtle nuclear project . . .

Tags: cost overruns , Georgia Power , nuclear project , Plant Vogtle , PSC

Vogtle owners finalize settlement with nuke contractors

The owners of the Plant Vogtle nuclear reactors finalize the settlement of a legal dispute with their contractors over cost overruns and construction delays in the project . . .

Tags: Georgia Power , MEAG , nuclear project , Oglethorpe Power , Plant Vogtle , Westinghouse

PSC cracks down on critics of Vogtle nuclear project

The Public Service Commission begins the latest review of construction costs related to the Plant Vogtle nuclear project . . .

Tags: Bobby Baker , Chuck Eaton , cost increases , David McKinney , Georgia Power , nuclear project , Plant Vogtle , PSC , schedule delays

Ga. Power settles with, changes out Vogtle contractor

Georgia Power settles a federal lawsuit with one of its contractors on disputed costs increases involving the Plant Vogtle nuclear project for $350 million . . .

Tags: CB&I , Georgia Power , nuclear project , Plant Vogtle , Westinghouse

Costs, completion dates unchanged on Vogtle, Ga. Power says

Georgia Power says there were no major cost increases or construction delays in the latest six-month report on the Plant Vogtle nuclear project . . .

Tags: Bobby Baker , Georgia Power , nuclear project , Plant Vogtle , PSC , Southern Co.

PSC urged to determine whether Vogtle nukes should be scrapped

Environmental groups want the PSC to determine when it makes economical sense to scuttle the Plant Vogtle nuclear reactors and build a gas-fired power plant instead . . .

Tags: Georgia Power , Georgia Watch , nuclear project , Plant Vogtle , PSC , SACE

Political Notes – PSC sets hearing dates for nuclear cost reviews

The PSC will hold hearings on the latest round of construction costs for Georgia Power’s nuclear units at Plant Vogtle . . .

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Vogtle nuke costs rise $737 million, with more delays

Georgia Power files report with PSC that discloses $737 million worth of cost increases and further completion delays for the Vogtle nuclear project . . .

Tags: cost overruns , Georgia Power , Jeff Chapman , nuclear project , Plant Vogtle , PSC , schedule delays