Tag Archives: PSC

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

Miss. PSC slams Southern Co. subsidiary over ‘clean coal’ plant

Atlanta-based Southern Co. could take a huge financial hit on a Mississippi power plant that has run up more then $4 billion in cost overruns; could be an ominous sign for the Plant Vogtle nuclear project . . .

Tags: Kemper County coal plant , Mississippi Power , PSC , Vogtle nuclear project

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

Political Notes — Former lawmaker Noel will run for PSC, takes aim at Vogtle overruns

John Noel, a former House member from Atlanta, says he will run for the Public Service Commission next year . . .

Tags: 6th Congressional District runoff , Invest Georgia , John Noel , PSC , Stacey Abrams

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

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 . . .

Read Tom's Blog | Tags: Georgia Power , Plant Vogtle , PSC

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

If Westinghouse files for bankruptcy, what’s the PSC plan?

A bankruptcy filing for the primary contractor on the Vogtle nuclear project could have a major financial impact . . .

Tags: Georgia Power , PSC , Vogtle nuclear project , Westinghouse bankruptcy

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