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12 hrs ago | Business Journal

Echols: Georgia has a 'good start' using wind energy

In May, Atlanta Business Chronicle reported the Georgia Public Service Commission signed off on Georgia Power Co.


Related Topix: Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy

Wed Jul 30, 2014

News 12 WRDW

NTSB releases Thomson plane crash report

The National Transportation Safety Board released its report on the 2013 Thomson plane crash that killed five employees from The Vein Guys.


Related Topix: Air Accidents, Thomson, GA, McDuffie County, GA, Energy, US News, Federal Aviation Administration


Effingham's first solar farm hums along

The car in the distance is on Stillwell Clyo Road, at Effingham County's first solar farm.


Related Topix: Effingham County, GA, Energy, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy)

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

EPA’s carbon dioxide decision could mean big changes for Plant Scherer

What would happen to Plant Scherer if the federal government decides to implement carbon dioxide pollution cuts isn’t settled, according to Georgia Power.


Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Global Warming, Environment, Science, Energy

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Business Journal

Georgia energy agency hears utility turf battle

A west Georgia utility never agreed to provide electricity to a new manufacturing plant in Carrollton on just a temporary basis, the utility's interim CEO testified Monday.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Southwire, Energy

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Southeast Georgia Today

Hopkins Graduates

July 26-- The 2014 Class of the Georgia Academy for Economic Development includes Marilynn Hopkins from Toombs County representing Altamaha EMC.


Related Topix: Toombs County, GA, Energy

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Battle lines form in advance of EPA hearing on coal use

A public hearing in Atlanta next week on proposed federal air-quality standards is drawing vocal opponents and critics from across the political spectrum armed with press conferences, rallies and television ads.


Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US Politics, Barack Obama, Energy, Ted Strickland, US Governors

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Daily Tribune News

Externship schools teachers on workforce skills

For one week this summer 19 Bartow County School System teachers ventured out into four local businesses to gain workforce perspective.


Related Topix: Bartow County, GA, Energy, Cartersville, GA, Adairsville, GA, Euharlee, GA

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Southern Company Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.53

The Southern Company announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 21st, ARN reports.


Related Topix: Energy, Southern, Gulf Power, Alabama Power, Mississippi Power

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Fake power bill fools Athens businessman

The owner of Athens Car Wash and Lube on Lexington Road was defrauded of more than $3,000 by a man who called and claimed the business owed that amount for an unpaid Georgia Power Co.


Related Topix: Athens, GA, Clarke County, GA, Energy

Tue Jul 15, 2014

What's on the Menu: Smyrna Food Truck Tuesday July 15

Smyrna Food Truck Tuesday is held weekly from 5 to 9 p.m. at Taylor-Brawner Park, organized by the City of Smyrna in partnership with Georgia Power and Cobb Travel & Tourism .


Related Topix: Dining, Smyrna, GA, Cobb County, GA, Energy, Bollywood

Electric Energy Online

Plant Vogtle Unit 2 marks 25 years of operation Construction of new...

This summer marks the 25th anniversary of the start of operations of Unit 2 at Georgia Power's Plant Vogtle near Waynesboro, Ga.


Related Topix: Energy, Waynesboro, GA, Burke County, GA, Nuclear Energy, Baxley, GA, Appling County, GA

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Electric Energy Online

Southern Nuclear employee nationally recognized for excellence in nuclear training

On July 10, the American Nuclear Society selected Southern Nuclear's Charles Nesbitt as the recipient of the 2014 Robert L. Long Training Excellence Award.


Related Topix: Nuclear Energy, Waynesboro, GA, Burke County, GA, US Military, US Navy, Energy, Southern, Alabama Power

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Georgia Power reports customers being scammed

Georgia Power said it continues to receive reports of scam artists attempting to defraud customers by posing as utility employees.


Related Topix: Energy

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Storms cause downed trees, power lines

A thunderstorm in the Chattahoochee Valley Wednesday afternoon left downed trees, limbs and some power lines in Columbus and Phenix City.


Related Topix: Columbus, GA, Muscogee County, GA, Energy

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Report: Personal energy usage down in Georgia

The amount of energy individual Georgians use continues to decline while overall demand rose, according to a recent state report.


Related Topix: Georgia, Energy

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Peach Pundit

Education: Why Buzz Words and Money Just Won't Cut It This Time

Education is such a lovely buzz word. It sounds so shiny, progressive and new. It elicits images of school children a la Norman Rockwell, school books, tassels and diplomas.


Related Topix: Social Circle, GA, Walton County, GA, Family, Kids, Energy


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