Energy and power

Solar project discussion planned at Tuesday meeting

A discussion of solar energy projects for the Georgia National Guard will be presented Tuesday during the January “Green Scene” meeting of the U.S... Read more

First above-ground structure raised at new reactors


WAYNESBORO, Ga. — Contractors raised the first above-ground structure Friday at the site where the nation’s two newest nuclear... Read more

Solar power challenges identified

Solar panels tested in Augusta and other cities lose efficiency as temperatures rise, but still produce more power during summer months because... Read more

Vogtle loan guarantee extension sought

The owners of Plant Vogtle are negotiating with the U.S. Department of Energy to extend – for a second time – the government’s 2010 offer of up to... Read more



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