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Experts Agree It Is Uneconomic for Georgia Power Customers to Shoulder Costs if Bungled Plant Vogtle Nuclear Expansion Project Continues

Hearing next week will discuss dire financial impacts to customers Contact: Jennifer Rennicks, SACE, 865.235.1448   Atlanta, Ga. (December 6, 2017) ///PRESS RELEASE/// Despite Georgia Power’s announcement yesterday of securing the remaining Toshiba Parent Guarantee, extensive expert testimony filed at the Georgia Public Service Commission (PSC) deems the Plant Vogtle nuclear expansion project no longer economic for customers to pay for, should it continue. [ MORE » ]

Peter Bradford Testimony 17 Vogtle Construction Monitoring Review


DIRTY DOZEN 2017: Dirty Energy, Dirty Politics Top List

Contact: Joe Cook, 706-409-0128, or Jennifer Rennicks, 865-235-1448, For more information about specific Dirty Dozen sites view the report at:   Atlanta, Ga. (November 14, 2017) Today, Georgia’s leading water advocacy organizations comprising the Georgia Water Coalition, which includes the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy, released their “Dirty Dozen” for 2017 in a 28-page report highlighting 12 of the worst offenses [ MORE » ]

Georgia Water Coalition to Release 2017 Dirty Dozen Report

CONTACTS: Joe Cook, Coosa River Basin Initiative, 706-409-0128, Jesse Demonbreun-Chapman, Coosa River Basin Initiative, 706-232-2724,     WHAT: On Tuesday, Nov. 14, the Georgia Water Coalition (which includes the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy) will host a tele-press conference for the release of the seventh annual Dirty Dozen report which highlights 12 of the worst offenses to Georgia’s waters, including the shared [ MORE » ]

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,   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 » ]

TVA Proposal Could Streamline Behind-the-Scenes Rate Changes

Contact: Jennifer Rennicks, SACE,, 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 » ]

Advisory: Metro Atlanta Celebrates National Drive Electric Week at Avalon

Contact: Anne Blair,, 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 » ]

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 » ]

17th Vogtle Construction Monitoring Report Exec Summary


SACE Final Brief Vogtle Construction Monitoring Docket 29849