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FL Regulators Say “No” to More Customer Dollars This Year for FPL’s Speculative Reactors Without a Feasibility Analysis

Contact: Jennifer Rennicks, SACE, 865-235-1448, Jennifer@cleanenergy.org Florida Regulators Say “No” to More Customer Dollars This Year for FPL’s Speculative Reactors Without a Feasibility Analysis Commission Supports Staff, Clean Energy Group’s Recommendation for Denial Tallahassee, Fla. – Earlier today, the Florida Public Service Commission supported its staff’s recommendation and the positions of other parties, such as the Southern Alliance by Clean Energy, by denying Florida [ MORE » ]
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Nuclear Licensing Board Rules in Favor of Conservation Groups’ Initial Challenge of TVA’s Proposal for Risky New Nuclear Power Technology at Clinch River Site in Tennessee

Experimental small modular reactor technology is expensive, water-intensive and not needed Contact: Jennifer Rennicks, SACE, 865-235-1448, jennifer@cleanenergy.org   Knoxville, Tenn. – Yesterday a federal nuclear licensing board ruled in favor of the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy and the Tennessee Environmental Council in their initial challenge of the Tennessee Valley Authority’s (TVA’s) proposal to site an untested, experimental new nuclear power technology — small [ MORE » ]
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More Corporate Welfare at Taxpayer Expense for Southern Company’s Struggling Plant Vogtle Nuclear Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 29, 2017 Contact: Jennifer Rennicks, SACE, 865-235-1448, Jennifer@cleanenergy.org More Corporate Welfare at Taxpayer Expense for Southern Company’s Struggling Plant Vogtle Nuclear Project Energy Department announces billions more in federal nuclear loan guarantees Atlanta, Ga. (September 29, 2017) – In an effort to buoy the only remaining new nuclear construction projection in the country, Southern Company’s sinking Plant Vogtle nuclear expansion [ MORE » ]
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Tampa Electric Embraces 21st Century Technologies and Commits to 600 MW of New Solar in Settlement Agreement

Energy Advocates Applaud Efforts to Grow Solar and Work Proactively with Stakeholders Contact: Jennifer Rennicks, SACE, 865-235-1448, Jennifer@cleanenergy.org   Tallahassee, Fla. – Late yesterday, Tampa Electric Company filed a rate settlement agreement with the Florida Public Service Commission that’s intended to significantly increase its use of solar power and provide rate certainty to customers. The agreement will ensure more investment in large-scale solar facilities [ MORE » ]
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SACE Statement: ITC Finds Injury to US Solar Manufacturers

Energy advocates warn billions in solar investments and thousands of jobs at risk in the Southeast Contact: Jennifer Rennicks, SACE, 865-235-1448, Jennifer@cleanenergy.org   Knoxville, Tenn. – Today the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) unanimously found that imported solar panels harm domestic solar manufacturers, so the decision on whether or not to impose tariffs for imported solar panels now goes to the Trump Administration. The [ MORE » ]
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TVA Proposal Could Streamline Behind-the-Scenes Rate Changes

Contact: Jennifer Rennicks, SACE, jennifer@cleanenergy.org, 865-235-1448   Knoxville, Tenn. (September 7, 2017) – For the first time in almost 35 years, the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) is proposing to drastically narrow the circumstances in which it seeks public input into decisions under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). TVA’s proposal coincides with indications that the regional utility is working behind the scenes to change [ MORE » ]
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Advisory: Metro Atlanta Celebrates National Drive Electric Week at Avalon

Contact: Anne Blair, anne@cleanenergy.org, 404-849-7929   Atlanta, Ga. Public officials, business leaders, the electric vehicle industry and environmental groups will join together to highlight the benefits of electric vehicles (EV) in celebration of National Drive Electric Week on September 9, 2017. Atlanta’s premier EV event will highlight the fun, clean-air benefits, and cost-savings of electric cars. The event is part of the seventh annual [ MORE » ]
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Southern Company Proposes to Continue Plant Vogtle Nuclear Reactor Expansion that Doubled in Cost, Many More Years Delayed

Despite much uncertainty including increasing financial impacts to customers, utility ignores project cancellations by other regional electric utilities Contact: Jennifer Rennicks, SACE, 865.235.1448 Atlanta, Ga. (August 31, 2017) ///PRESS RELEASE/// Southern Company and its utility partners have proposed to continue forward with the massively over-budget and much-delayed nuclear expansion project at Plant Vogtle in Burke County Georgia along the Savannah River, despite the recent [ MORE » ]
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Duke Energy Florida Embraces 21st Century Technologies and Commits to 700 MW of New Solar in Settlement Agreement

Energy Advocates Applaud Efforts to Work Proactively with Stakeholders Contact: Jennifer Rennicks, 865-235-1448 or jrennicks@cleanenergy.org   Tallahassee, Fla. – Earlier today, Duke Energy Florida (DEF) filed a rate settlement agreement with the Florida Public Service Commission resolving a number of outstanding issues and setting rates for DEF for the next four years beginning on January 1, 2018. In addition to the Southern Alliance for [ MORE » ]
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ADVISORY: FPL to Get Pushback on its Request to Keep Customers on the Financial Hook for Speculative Nuclear Reactors

Contact: Jennifer Rennicks, SACE, 865-235-1448, jennifer@cleanenergy.org   Tallahassee, Fla. – Tomorrow, on Tuesday, August 15 at 1:15 p.m. ET, the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) will consider Florida Power and Light’s (FPL) request to find it “reasonable” to pursue licenses for its speculative Turkey Point 6 & 7 nuclear reactors – and recover costs from customers. Southern Alliance for Clean Energy (SACE) and other [ MORE » ]