SACE | Southern Alliance for Clean Energy

Plant Vogtle: Georgia’s nuclear ‘renaissance’ now a financial quagmire


“Years behind schedule, billions over budget, and with a key contractor’s bankruptcy clouding its future, the troubled Vogtle project near Augusta is fast becoming Exhibit A for why no U.S. utility before Atlanta-based Southern [Company] had tried building a new reactor in 30-plus years.”

Originally published May 19, 2017.