Energy and power

CEO stresses significance of Vogtle expansion

EDITOR'S NOTE: An earlier version of this story did not accurately report that Georgia Pow­er plans to begin talks... Read more

Palmetto Pipeline documentary shown tonight


An Augusta filmmaker Wednesday, Jan. 13, will debut a documentary on Kinder Morgan’s proposed Palmetto Pipeline and the... Read more

Plant Vogtle work getting further behind, experts testify


ATLANTA — Work to add two nuclear reactors to Plant Vogtle is growing further behind schedule, according to experts hired by... Read more

Judge to hear pipeline appeal

ATLANTA – A judge will hear arguments from lawyers today in Kinder... Read more

Environmentalist group cites wood pellet threat


An environmentalist group reports up to 285,000 acres of wetland forest in the Augusta area is “vulnerable” to local wood-... Read more

Cost of electric heat varies across Augusta region


Most area residents who heat their homes with electricity can expect power costs to go down this winter, except in Aiken and... Read more

Tougher anti-pipeline law discussed


COLUMBIA — Instead of giving a pipeline company hoops to jump through, South Carolina lawmakers might consider ways to stop... Read more



Kinder Morgan seeks SC permit to build storage tanks


Critics might have another chance to speak out and possibly thwart progress on the petroleum pipeline a Texas company intends... Read more

Panel delays one day on pipeline pause bill

 Editor's Note: An earlier version of this story misidentified Henry Morgan and should have said Colonial Oil is based... Read more