Georgia Power Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Report: Energy companies, big banks reap big federal assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | McClatchy

    Big banks and Wall Street firms that took advantage of the bailout following the 2008 economic crash have reaped hundreds of billions, and even trillions, of dollars in assistance, according to Good Jobs First , a nonprofit organization that tracks government subsidies to corporations. Energy companies have received smaller but still sizable federal grants and tax credits worth hundreds of millions of dollars, and a few valued into the billions.


  2. Amicalola EMC Prevails in Dispute over Chattahoochee Technical CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | JD Supra

    After a decision in favor of Amicalola EMC under the large-load exception of the Georgia Territorial Act, Georgia Power Company has agreed to relinquish the disputed building to Amicalola EMC to serve. In the Fall of 2009, the Technical College System of Georgia solicited bids to serve a planned building at the Canton Campus of Chattahoochee Technical College.


  3. PSC signs off on more solar powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Business Journal

    Commissioners unanimously approved the generation of 100 megawatts of solar energy offered by Atlanta-based Georgia Power Co. as part of the utility's Advanced Solar Initiative.


  4. PSC delays vote on Vogtle budget hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    No decision came Tuesday when the Georgia Public Service Commission postponed consideration of Georgia Power Company's request to increase the budget and extend the schedule for construction of two nuclear reactors at Plant Vogtle near Waynesboro. The commission had it on its agenda for its regular administrative session, but put it off for two weeks until its April 2 meeting.


  5. Junior Leadership Conference to Inspire Atlanta's High-Risk YouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    The United Way of Greater Atlanta's Young Professional Leaders will host its fourth-annual Junior Leadership Conference with an emphasis this year on Social Entrepreneurship on March 21st at Georgia Power Company headquarters on 241 Ralph McGill Blvd. NE, Atlanta GA 30308. This is the second year Georgia Power has served as the conference venue with opening remarks provided by Henry Kelly, Georgia Power Executive.


  6. Got concerns about Atlanta's bond package? This group could help ease your worried mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... Georgia Department of Transportation, MARTA, Georgia Society of Professional Engineers' metro Atlanta chapter, Georgia Power, and Atlanta Gas Light. The committee will hold public meeting at least once every quarter for the next five years. Don't ...


  7. UGA-Ga. Power solar farm on Regents agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    University of Georgia officials hope the state Board of Regents take a shine to the university's proposal for a solar farm. The board's real estate and facilities committee might consider on Wednesday a proposal to lease 10 acres to the Georgia Power Company for the demonstration solar farm on UGA land.


  8. Upgrades to Plant Hatch Unit 2 enhance the production of low-cost, carbon-free electricityRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | Electric Energy Online

    ... environmentally friendly nuclear energy, Southern Nuclear operates a total of six units for Alabama Power and Georgia Power at the Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant near Dothan, Ala.; the Edwin I. Hatch Nuclear Plant near Baxley, Ga., and the Alvin W. ...


  9. Time To Nibble On Southern CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... and #4 will be the newest. The larger issue arises from the Vogtle 3 and 4 reactors being built by subsidiary Georgia Power. The all-important research framework points to project delays and cost overruns, and who will pay for them. The construction ...


  10. TAG Smart Energy & SEES Host Lunch EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... lunch event offers attendees the opportunity to hear from William Houser, Senior Project Manager for solar at Georgia Power. The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) is the Nation's Largest Energy User. In recent years, the Department of Defense (DoD) ...


  11. Georgia House expands tax credit for historic renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... native Richard Kessler , a one-time CEO of Atlanta-based Days Inns, who plans to convert a century-old former Georgia Power Co. plant at the western end of Savannah's River Street to a six-story 170-room hotel.


  12. Federal environmental mandates force elimination of coal at Plant...Read the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | Electric Energy Online

    The facility is expected to cease burning coal on March 11 and from that point on will use only natural gas. By restricting the plant to natural gas, federal mandates are limiting the company's ability to use more than one type of fuel at the facility.


  13. Stone Webster Inc LLC v. Georgia Power CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | FindLaw

    ... units at a power plant in Georgia. Stone & Webster, Inc., and another company agreed to build the units for Georgia Power Company and others. The contract, which specifies that it is to be governed by Georgia law, sets a fixed price for the work but ...


  14. Networks Off the GridRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... continued to develop its education program through work with Antoinette Stevens and a generous sponsorship by Georgia Power. Together they started various after-school programs within the Athens-Clarke County School District. The classes are ...


  15. Southern Company's Series Preferred Stock About To Put More Money In Your PocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 |

    On 3/11/15, Southern Company's 5.25% Series Preferred Stock will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.3281, payable on 4/1/15. As a percentage of MP.PRD's recent share price of $25.82, this dividend works out to approximately 1.27%, so look for shares of MP.PRD to trade 1.27% lower - all else being equal - when MP.PRD shares open for trading on 3/11/15.


  16. Woman struck by vehicle in McDonald's parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | The Times-Herald

    ... een McDonald's and Ollie's Bargain Outlet. A woman was airlifted to the hospital Sunday after she rear ended a Georgia Power pickup truck that abruptly slowed down on I-85 to avoid a ...


  17. Construction Delayed, Bringing Down Southern Company's Rating From Buy To HoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... generation project, which is planned to commence this month, will sell electricity under the 25-year PPA with Georgia Power. As the projects are covered by long-term contracts, I believe that upon their commencement, both projects will add well ...


  18. 10th Anniversary Atlanta Sports AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... recognition: former Bulldogs wide receiver Chris Conley received the 2015 Community Spirit Award presented by Georgia Power Co. To round out the awards, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones was named Professional Athlete of the Year presented ...


  19. Nissan Partners with Georgia Power to Get Atlanta LEAF Owners Charging at WorkRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Auto Channel

    March 5, 2015: Atlanta is America's top market for sales of the all-electric Nissan LEAF, and in an effort to encourage more EV sales and increase all-electric miles driven, Nissan is working with Georgia Power to make EV charging available at more workplaces in the region. "Our electric transportation program continues to demonstrate our commitment to delivering products and services that meet the changing needs of our customers" Through a new partnership funded by Nissan and Georgia Power, local employers can receive a $1,000 rebate for each 240-volt, Level 2 charger installed - $500 from Georgia Power and a matching $500 from Nissan.


  20. Nissan, Georgia Power partner to increase workplace electric vehicle chargingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Business Journal

    Atlanta is America's top market for sales of the all-electric Nissan LEAF, and in an effort to boost its electric vehicle sales, Nissan teamed up with Georgia Power Co. to make EV charging available at more workplaces in the region.