Energy and power

Vogtle construction could raise power customers' bills...

ATLANTA — Customer costs will continue to mount for the construction of two nuclear reactors at Plant Vogtle even if regulators reject cost... Read more

Vogtle public meeting Tuesday


The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission is holding a public meeting Tuesday in Burke County to review inspections and testing... Read more

Hearing Tuesday on Plant Vogtle permit


A public hearing is scheduled Tuesday on the draft permit for water discharges from two nuclear reactors under construction at Plant... Read more

Level budget proposed for MOX


President Obama’s budget proposal Monday would keep construction at Savannah River Site’s embattled mixed-oxide fuel fabrication... Read more

Augustans to voice concerns to EPA

Advocates and opponents of stricter new power plant emission regulations will gather in Atlanta on Tuesday to... Read more

Senate panel backs MOX funding


The troubled mixed-oxide fuel fabrication facility got another boost Tuesday as Senate appropriators backed funding to continue... Read more

Apply for home energy assistance this week

Applications for home energy assistance for low-income residents will be accepted this week.

The... Read more



Proposed pipeline poses threat to aquifer


The proposed 360-mile-long Palmetto Pipeline could cause irreversible harm to marshlands... Read more

Company in talks to sell some stakes in 2 projects

Kinder Morgan is hoping to sell off interest in two proposed Georgia projects, the Pal­met­to Pipeline and the expansion of the Elba... Read more

Kinder Morgan donations help build support for pipeline projects


From supporting parks and athletic organizations to donating to charities and environmental groups, pipeline... Read more