Tag Archives: Plant Vogtle

PSC is advised it can’t change Ga. Power’s cost recovery on nukes

State law prevents the Public Service Commission from terminating Georgia Power’s early recovery of financing costs on the Plant Vogtle nukes, a state attorney advises . . .

Tags: Georgia Power , nuclear cost recovery , Plant Vogtle , PSC

Southern Co. pulls the plug on Mississippi coal plant; what happens to Vogtle?

The utility holding company terminates a “clean coal” project in Mississippi that was plagued by cost overruns and schedule delays . . .

Tags: Georgia PSC , Mississippi Power project , Plant Vogtle , Southern Co.

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

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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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

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