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Electricity bills expected to increase this winter, natural gas to be stable

...utility operators said Wednesday.For the average Georgia Power customers ? those who regularly use 1,000 kilowatt-hours...ceilings to prevent energy from escaping," Kraft said of Georgia Power customers, who make up 142,700 area homes.The latest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-22/electricity-bills-expected-i
Plant Vogtle expansion marks another milestone with placement of module

...derrick, known as the world's largest crane, moved the CA05 module into the Unit 3 nuclear island, according to a Georgia Power news release.The module is comprised of reinforced steel plates that will be filled with concrete to support the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-22/plant-vogtle-expansion-marks
NTSB blames pilot for fatal Vein Guys plane crash

...runway, the plane ascended and hit a 72-foot-tall Georgia Power utility pole. The plane, carrying Vein Guys employees...until after the crash. Shortly after the accident, Georgia Power submitted forms to the FAA for four utility poles east...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-21/ntsb-blames-pilot-fatal-ve
Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant | The Augusta Chronicle

...were manufactured by General Electric. The plant, one of three in the Southern Company system, is jointly owned by Georgia Power (45.7%), Oglethorpe Power Corporation (30%), Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia (22.7%) and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/vogtle-nuclear-powe
Good deeds

The charity golf tournament co-sponsored by Century 21 Larry Miller Realty and the Citizens of Georgia Power - Plant Vogtle Chapter raised $34,072 to benefit Easter Seals East Georgia and the United Way of the CSRA.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-18/good-deeds
Severe storms blamed for 2 deaths

...and damaging wind gusts remained a threat as the storms head across the southern Appalachians into the Carolinas.Georgia Power reported roughly 3,000 customers without electricity Tuesday afternoon, the bulk of the outages in the greater Atlanta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-14/severe-storms-blamed-2-deaths
Tornado watch for region

...counties. The watch, scheduled to run through 2 p.m., included the cities of Augusta, Statesboro and Dublin.Georgia Power reported more than 29,900 customers without power in metro Atlanta before dawn Tuesday.Earlier, National Weather...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-14/tornado-watch-region
Severe weather updates

...counties. The watch, scheduled to run through 2 p.m., included the cities of Augusta, Statesboro and Dublin.Georgia Power reported more than 29,900 customers without power in metro Atlanta before dawn Tuesday.Earlier, National Weather...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-14/severe-weather-updates
City looks to water, garbage revenue to cover budget request

...percent fee fell in range with the 3 percent fee charged gas and phone providers, the 4 percent fee negotiated with Georgia Power Co. and the 5 percent fee charged cable providers, and was calculated similarly.The rationale and methodology used...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-10-09/city-looks-water-garbage
Manufacturers worry about proposed excise tax implications

...trailing only Atlanta. The chamber has maintained that Augusta manufacturers ? including DSM Chemicals, Solvay, Georgia Power, PCS Nitrogen and International Paper ? comprise 12 of the top 25 property taxpayers in the county."When you add...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-10-04/manufacture