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Concrete dome built at Plant Vogtle to shield backup power equipment for emergency

...2-feet-thick to sustain an earthquake, a direct hit by a tornado or airborne objects during a tornado, according to Georgia Power Co. The structure stores portable generators, pumps, communication equipment, refueling tools and other supplies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-12/concrete-dome-built-plant-vo
Steam generator latest large delivery to Plant Vogtle nuclear construction site

...A" was made in South Korea, shipped to the Port of Savannah and transported to Vogtle by train, according to Georgia Power Co. A similar component ? steam generator "B" ? arrived in March, and both will operate Unit 3 by converting water...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-09/steam-generator-latest-large
Ga. wildlife document shows successes, setbacks

...regardless of where they were in the balance," she said.Indeed, the plan got positive reviews from officials with Georgia Power Co. and the Georgia Forestry Association who represent many of the private concerns that have to cope with the conservation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-08/ga-wildlife-document-shows-s
Vogtle costs will transfer to customers

...continue to mount for the construction of two nuclear reactors at Plant Vogtle even if regulators reject cost overruns, Georgia Power Co. executives testified Tuesday.The testimony was the first from the utility's representatives since it acknowledged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-02/vogtle-costs-will-transfer
Solar panel farm on Fort Gordon part of Army efforts to diversify energy sources

...The three solar plants at Georgia military installations, called the Georgia 3x30 project, are being built by Georgia Power Co., which will also own and operate the facilities. The Army will purchase power through an existing contract with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-14/solar-panel-farm-fort-gordon-
PSC delays consideration of Vogtle overruns

...Commission decided Tuesday.But the commission agreed on a statement that the current price isn't a formal cap either.Georgia Power Co., which is regulated by the commission and the largest owner of the nuclear electricity-generating plant near Waynesboro...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-08/psc-delays-consideration-vogtle-ove
Emergency drill at Plant Vogtle on Wednesday

An emergency drill at Plant Vogtle will be held Wednesday, according to Georgia Power Co.The drill for Units 1 and 2 will begin in the morning and last into early afternoon. Sirens will be activated and drill announcements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-05/emergency-drill-plant-vogtle
Georgia solar business booming

...administration and sales. That represents a 13 percent increase over the past year.Most of that growth is attributed to Georgia Power Co.'s reaction to prodding from the Public Service Commission to buy more solar power. The utility launched a program...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-13/georgia-solar-business-boo
Augusta, military leaders talk Fort Gordon growth at session on Army plans to reduce troops

...cannot wait until the bodies are on the ground at Fort Gordon to respond. That's why for the past three years, Georgia Power Co. has understood and embraced the growth rate in this county," Forehand said.John McLaurin, Department of Army...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-10/augusta-military-leaders
Georgia Power's Vogtle expansion costs increase

Georgia Power Co. told state regulators Friday that its share of capital construction costs for the Plant Vogtle expansion has risen $246 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-27/georgia-powers-vogtle-expans