Plant Vogtle expansion falling further behind schedule, construction monitor reports

...report from a state-hired construction monitor.William Jacobs, who monitors the Vogtle project for the Georgia Public Service Commission, wrote in a report released Monday that he thinks the new units will be delayed past their current forecasted...

Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan becomes Georgia issue

...legislators are expected to propose other roadblocks making the federal rule a state issue.On Tuesday, the Georgia Public Service Commission released a copy of comments it filed the day before on the deadline for public input on the EPA's proposal...

Solar 'farm' for Fort Gordon?

...hurricanes and whatnot. During those times, we need to have power to still fulfill our missions."The Georgia Public Service Commission voted Thursday to allow Georgia Power to build the solar systems to meet capacity the commission ordered...

Truett Cathy's impact reached beyond his business and touched people

...afraid to challenge a person, and certainly not afraid to give his money away.We'll miss Truett, but his legacy will live on through the many people he has touched. (The writer serves on the Georgia Public Service Commission.)

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

...schedule challenges" but no new delays or cost increases, according to a report filed Thursday with the Georgia Public Service Commission. Georgia Power, the only co-owner of the plant regulated by the commission, issued its semi-annual...

Latest Vogtle spending approved; plea for water conservation ignored

The Georgia Public Service Commission on Tuesday unanimously approved an additional $389 million in expenditures for Georgia Power's two nuclear reactors under construction...

Plant Vogtle reaches largest workforce since 1980s construction

...shifts and on some Saturdays and Sundays, as needed.According to a report filed in late August with the Georgia Public Service Commission, the site's contractor is dealing with several engineering complications, including a building-size...

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

...increase about $2.84 a month, spokesman John Kraft said.The rate change was approved in December by the Georgia Public Service Commission."The biggest factor that is going to affect usage or bills is how people are using energy and how efficient...

Army bringing solar plant to Fort Gordon

...Georgia Power's role in the project stems from a 2007 Renewable Resource Action Plan filed with the Georgia Public Service Commission that gave the company approval to develop and own three cost-effective renewable projects.The Army...

Nearly 2,000 leaks reported by Atlanta Gas Light, South Carolina Electric and Gas in 2012

...Flannagan, the executive director of the Georgia Public Service Commission, the board that regulates natural gas...last year it received approval from the Georgia Public Service Commission to proceed with the next phase of pipe...