Plant Vogtle Nuclear Expansion

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Groups challenge approval of Plant Vogtle cost increases

SELC, Partnership for Southern Equity, and Georgia Interfaith Power and Light are challenging the Georgia Public Service Commission’s decision to approve billions of dollars in cost overruns for Georgia Power’s Plant Vogtle nuclear expansion. SELC...

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Public Service Commission stiffs Georgia Power customers, greenlights Plant Vogtle cost increases

Despite mounting evidence that Plant Vogtle is uneconomic at its current price tag, the Georgia Public Service Commission today rubberstamped continued construction. Commission staff had recommended the commissioners reject any price above $9...

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SELC challenges Georgia Power’s request to charge customers more for Vogtle overruns

Georgia Power presented its case during opening hearings last week for why the Georgia Public Service Commission should approve its latest revisions to the project cost and schedule for the Plant Vogtle nuclear expansion. The revisions double the...

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SELC intervenes to stop Georgians from bearing financial burden of mismangagement at Plant Vogtle

Following today’s opening hearing in Georgia Power Company’s 17th Semi-Annual Vogtle Construction Monitoring Report proceeding, several Georgia groups are urging the Georgia Public Service Commission (PSC) to reject the utility’s request for...

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New report shows solar, energy efficiency outcompete nuclear in meeting Georgia’s energy needs

A recent report shows that replacing the Plant Vogtle nuclear expansion with new investments in solar power and energy efficiency would be less risky, more affordable, and more than up to the job of powering Georgia’s economy. Once deemed the most...

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