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Final federal loan guarantee finalized for Plant Vogtle project

...for three subsidiaries of MEAG, according to a DOE news release.In February 2014, negotiations were completed with Southern Co. and Ogle thorpe Power for a $6.5 billion loan agreement to finance the first two nuclear reactors licensed in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-24/final-federal-loan-guarantee-
Power companies are testing drones to spot trouble

...country's largest power companies, Southern Co., says it hopes drones can eventually...What resources do I need?"Southern Co. is now flying a roughly 7-pound...damage, a time-consuming task.Southern Co. described the drones in federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-04/power-companies-are-testin
Concrete dome built at Plant Vogtle to shield backup power equipment for emergency

...of a mishap," Ledford said.Vogtle will unveil its dome Monday during an emergency preparedness event. Two other Southern Co. facilities ? Plant Hatch near Baxley, Ga., and Plant Farley near Dothan, Ala. ? are adding domes to their safety...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-12/concrete-dome-built-plant-vo
Augusta Tech software grant aims to better prepare students

...work Textron does."Weiksner said Siemens' software should help the college secure a grant with Plant Vogtle and Southern Co. in October to begin the process of purchasing a virtual simulator to offer insight into factory design, layout and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-06-12/augusta-tech-software-gra
Regulators: More delays possible for Plant Vogtle reactors

...longer than the three years already announced by its owners, according to an analysis obtained by The Associated Press.Southern Co. subsidiary Georgia Power and its co-owners are building two more nuclear reactors at Plant Vogtle near Waynesboro...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-14/regulators-more-delays-possib
Nuclear Regulatory Commission holding public meeting for Plant Vogtle and V.C. Summer construction

...near Waynesboro, Ga. and another two at the V.C. Summer plant near Jenkinsville, S.C.The NRC is meeting with Southern Co. and SCANA, the companies building the reactors at Vogtle and V.C. Summer, respectively."They won't actually...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-18/nuclear-regulatory-commissio
Put coal and nuclear plants at forefront of America's energy diversity

...though 300 coal plants around the country have been designated for closing. In this region, at least 75 percent of Southern Co.'s coal plants scheduled to be shut down soon for environmental reasons was needed to meet consumer demand. BUT...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-03-08/put-coal-and-nuc
Towers of power

...3 and 4 units being added to Southern Co.'s Alvin W. Vogtle Electric...nuclear projects in the works, but Southern Co. was at the point of no return...electrical generation out of all 70 Southern Co. plants ? including natural gas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-01/towers-power
Across Georgia

...Service Commission voted 5-0 to approve $198 million that the power company spent building two nuclear reactors.The Southern Co. subsidiary reported spending $2.8 billion from the start of the project through June 30, 2014.Project spending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-19/across-georgia
Across Georgia

Southern Co. expects $240 million payment ATLANTA - Southern Co. expects the firms building two nuclear...would offset roughly a third of the costs Southern Co. could face if its two new reactors were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-04/across-georgia