Georgia Power price plan rattles solar companies

...to change the way it pays for solar electricity from small- and medium-sized projects...expensive plants to produce huge amounts of electricity relatively cheaply. In the long run...to add another 525 megawatts of solar electricity to its system. Initially, the utility...

Vermont's largest city reaches milestone in green-energy efforts

...conscious achievements: 100 percent of its electricity now comes from renewable sources such...renewable resources by 2050, including electricity, heating and transportation. Across the...went online in 2009, producing more electricity than was consumed by the community of...

Michaux: Swagger is back for Gamecocks

...because of lightning in the vicinity. And the upshot was a renewed lease on life for the Gamecocks, who generated most of the electricity once it finally started and benefitted from a few millimeters in the end."Some wins are better than others; I think this...

Repairman charged in theft of electricity, meter

...year was arrested again Thursday, charged with stealing electricity and a power meter.Perry Clark Bower, 54, the former owner...and installed it at his Martinez home, which didn't have electricity. Deputies went to Bower's home Tuesday, confiscated the...

Dangerous sodium reactor spent fuel dissolved at Savannah River Site

...Sodium Reactor Experiment, launched in California in the 1950s to determine whether nuclear power could provide household electricity. The sodium-cooled reactor made history in 1957 by powering homes, and two years later, became the first U.S. reactor...

Mother arrested after 3 children found walking road

...according to a police statement. The children were taken back to their home, which was found in poor condition and had no electricity.The Department of Children and Family Services was notified. When the mother, Venessa Bronson, arrived at the scene...

Augusta mom arrested, charged with deprivation of minor

...belt.Upon inspecting Maston's home, deputies noted there was no food in the cabinets or refrigerator.The maintenance inspector verified the home had recently been without water for two weeks and without electricity for five weeks.

Todd Gurley leads Bulldogs past Tigers

...They need to give me the ball then.' "Even without a big workload in the backfield, Gurley still provided plenty of electricity after Clemson overcame a 14-7 Georgia lead and went ahead 21-14 after scoring touchdowns in the second quarter on two...

Electrolux to buy GE Appliances in $3.3B deal

...will allow aircraft engines to run hotter and save fuel. It will also be used to help gas-fired power generators produce electricity more efficiently.A novel electric power transformer being developed will help shrink the size and cost of underwater oil...

Georgia Power reports 'schedule challenges' but no new delays at Vogtle

ATLANTA - Adding two nuclear reactors for electricity generation at Plant Vogtle has numerous "schedule challenges...commission has unanimously approved for passing along to electricity customers once the new reactors go online. However, the...