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Georgia Power seeks to raise earnings

...slump."If they got 11.5 percent they would have it not the highest, then close to the highest return for an investor-owned utility in the United States," Baker said. "And the risk isn't there to justify that high of a return on equity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-16/georgia-power-seeks-raise-ear
Across South Carolina

...A term lasts four years.SCE&G to donate to Clean Energy programCOLUMBIA --- South Carolina's largest investor-owned utility says it will donate $1 for every Facebook "like" that the Palmetto Clean Energy organization receives by the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-04-25/across-south-carolina
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Southeast slow to require renewable energy

...from renewable sources such as solar panels, wind turbines, hydroelectric dams, and chicken and pig manure. Investor-owned utilities will have to meet a 12.5 percent target by 2021. The companies can meet that requirement in part by taking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-08-07/southeast-slow-require-renewa
Costs put utility investors at risk

...because of the downgrading of its credit rating once construction began. The study tracked the experience of 52 investor-owned utilities that built nuclear power plants from 1960 to the present.Between the '60s and early '80s, the flurry of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-09-24/costs-put-utility-investor
Power plant opposers want utility regulated

...Service Commission regulates investor-owned utilities. Officials from the two...new nuclear reactor with investor-owned utility South Carolina Electric...review process like the one investor-owned utilities go through. "We would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/11/met_503472.shtml
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2 other contests also face runoffs

...races will be on Georgia ballots Dec. 2: Runoffs for a seat on the Public Service Commission, which regulates investor-owned utilities, and a Court of Appeals judgeship. The PSC will set the rules for the construction of the nation's two newest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/23/met_501216.shtml
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Economy shouldn't hurt expansion

...home remodeling. But how about building a multibillion-dollar nuclear power plant? Unlike other sectors, investor-owned utility companies appear financially sound enough to proceed with expensive nuclear projects, according to industry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/02/met_481897.shtml
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Across the Southeast

...Wyatt & Co. had recommended an $800,000 base salary and a total package worth $2.9 million. Comparable investor-owned utilities pay their CEOs $5.3 million to $5.9 million. -- Edited from wire reports

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/30/met_154625.shtml
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Across South Carolina

...agents are with McMaster.Utility seeks increase related to nuke plantCOLUMBIA --- South Carolina's largest investor-owned utility plans to increase electric rates 2.73 percent to help pay financing costs for two nuclear reactors it plans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/2010-05-28/across-south-carolina
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Utility offers case for increasing rates

COLUMBIA - South Caro lina's largest investor-owned utility began making its case Monday to raise electricity rates nearly 5 percent.The Public Service Com mis sion hearing on the request...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-05-24/utility-offers-case-increasin
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