Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant

Plant Vogtle to sound sirens for drill


Plant Vogtle’s emergency sirens will sound Thursday during a safety drill for the construction site for two nuclear reactors near... Read more

National lab director seeks next generation of nuclear workers

COLUMBIA — An education pipeline must be in place to train new researchers to succeed those who will be aging out of the nuclear workforce,... Read more

PSC delays consideration of Vogtle overruns


ATLANTA — Consideration of a higher certified price tag for two reactors at Plant Vogtle will wait until one of them is running, the... Read more

Nuclear agency increases oversight at Plant Vogtle


Southern Nuclear’s Plant Vogtle has fallen under increased oversight from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission after radioactive waste... Read more

Feds meeting today at Vogtle

Federal regulators are meeting today to talk about inspection and testing at separate nuclear construction... 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

Regulators cool to Vogtle budget increase


ATLANTA — Georgia’s Pub­lic Service Commission debated Thursday whether to even consider Georgia Power’s request to increase the... 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

Georgia Power's Vogtle expansion costs increase...


Georgia Power Co. told state regulators Friday that its share of capital construction costs for the Plant Vogtle expansion has risen... Read more

Southern Co.'s Vogtle costs could top $8 billion, analysis says...

ATLANTA — Southern Co. might spend more than $8 billion to finish... Read more



New hiring revealed for Vogtle project

ATLANTA — Expect to see more new faces around Plant Vogtle soon as construction on two nuclear reactors... Read more

Activists make joke out of Vogtle work delays


An environmental group used April Fools’ Day to poke a little fun at Georgia Power for missing its projected start date for a... Read more

Hearing set on Vogtle change


A three-judge panel will hear arguments this month on a petition regarding a change in thickness in concrete containment walls... Read more