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Southern Co. buys Atlanta Gas Light

ATLANTA - Southern Co. is buying AGL Resources Inc. for approximately $7.93 billion, which would create the second-biggest utility company in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-24/southern-co-buying-atlanta
Big utilities enter market for small rooftop solar

...than competitors since regulators grant the monopoly guaranteed profits on all investments, including solar panels.Southern Co. subsidiary Georgia Power started in July helping customers interested in solar energy analyze their electricity usage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-29/big-utilities-enter-market
Let this plant grow

...track. Based on a recent report, the site's 5,000 construction workers are holding to the revised schedule that Southern Co.'s Georgia Power subsidiary announced several months ago. Barring any major setbacks, the new units should be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-09-20/let-plant-grow
Southern buying AGL Resources for about $7.93 billion

ATLANTA - Southern Co. is buying AGL Resources Inc. for approximately $7.93 billion, which would create the second-biggest utility company in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-24/southern-buying-agl-resour
EPA plan credits new nuclear reactors, including at Plant Vogtle

...4.3 billion in capital expenditures on environmental compliance, according to the company."Georgia Power and Southern Co. continue to reduce emissions in cost-efficient ways," said spokesman John O'Brien. "Without federal mandates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-04/epa-plan-credits-new-nuclear
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-
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