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Aug 20, 2020, 11:10 ET Georgia Power stresses summer savings with energy efficiency

Georgia Power continues to encourage customers to realize the significant savings possible on summer electric bills by making use of the company's...


Aug 13, 2020, 13:16 ET Georgia Power's energy efficiency programs save customers money and help reduce impact of summer heat

Georgia Power continues to encourage customers to minimize the impact of increased energy use and maximize savings on electric bills by making use of ...


Aug 11, 2020, 12:00 ET Georgia Power, Georgia 811 continue to raise awareness around National 811 Day

Georgia Power and Georgia 811 continue to work together to raise awareness for National 811 Day on August 11 ("8-11"). Georgia Power wants to remind...


Aug 03, 2020, 17:02 ET Georgia Power stands firm behind safe operations at Plant Scherer

Georgia Power is standing firm behind its employees and the safe operations at Plant Scherer in Juliette, Georgia, following a lawsuit filed July 29. ...


Aug 02, 2020, 12:29 ET Georgia Power prepares for Tropical Storm Isaias

As Tropical Storm Isaias tracks along the southeastern coastline, including toward Georgia, Georgia Power is actively monitoring the storm, adjusting ...


Jul 31, 2020, 11:38 ET Georgia Power launches new Customer-Connected Solar Program

Georgia Power continues to grow renewable energy in Georgia through its new Customer-Connected Solar Program (CCSP), a 25-megawatt (MW) Distributed...


Jul 28, 2020, 12:02 ET Georgia Power Smart Neighborhood recognized by SEPA for innovation, research and collaboration

Georgia Power's Smart Neighborhood Initiative has been recognized by the Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) as part of its annual awards that...


Jul 22, 2020, 13:45 ET Georgia Power Launches Interactive STEM-Based Educational Videos

For parents looking for new ways to help keep children learning while outside of the classroom this summer, Georgia Power's education team has...


Jul 14, 2020, 14:30 ET Closed Vessel Testing complete for Vogtle Unit 3

Closed Vessel Testing has been completed for Vogtle Unit 3 at Georgia Power's nuclear expansion project near Waynesboro, Ga., marking continued...


Jul 14, 2020, 13:11 ET Georgia Power encourages customers to sign up for special payment options during COVID-19 pandemic recovery

Georgia Power is offering a special payment plan to help customers with past-due account balances accumulated during the COVID-19 pandemic. Customers ...


Jul 13, 2020, 11:30 ET Latest round of major tests completed on Vogtle Unit 3 containment vessel

A major testing milestone on the Vogtle Unit 3 containment vessel's structural integrity and safety functions has been completed at Georgia Power's...


Jul 10, 2020, 11:00 ET Georgia Power offers energy-saving tips to help reduce impact of summer heat during COVID-19

With temperatures heating up across Georgia this summer and more families spending time closer to home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Georgia Power...


Jul 08, 2020, 12:07 ET Georgia Power offering special payment options for customers during COVID-19 pandemic recovery

Georgia Power is offering a special payment plan to help customers with past-due account balances accumulated during the COVID-19 pandemic. Customers ...


Jun 30, 2020, 10:48 ET Georgia Power shares water and boating safety tips for Independence Day holiday weekend

As the largest non-governmental provider of recreation facilities in the state, Georgia Power is reminding customers and vacationers if they are...


Jun 23, 2020, 08:29 ET Georgia Power Announces Resequencing of Vogtle Units 3 & 4 Planned Activities

Georgia Power today announced a resequencing of certain planned activities at Plant Vogtle Units 3 & 4. Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic,...


Jun 22, 2020, 09:28 ET Georgia Power announces executive leadership moves

Georgia Power announced today several executive leadership moves and organization realignments. As the company continues to focus on investing in...


Jun 16, 2020, 13:15 ET Georgia Power to offer special payment options for customers during COVID-19 pandemic recovery

Georgia Power is offering a special payment plan to help customers with past-due account balances accumulated during the COVID-19 pandemic. Customers ...


Jun 15, 2020, 13:30 ET Georgia Power receives StormReady® Supporter certification by the National Weather Service

The National Weather Service (NWS) in Peachtree City has recognized Georgia Power as a StormReady Supporter, a designation that highlights the...


Jun 08, 2020, 14:00 ET Georgia Power and coalition of Georgia businesses urge passage of hate crimes legislation

Georgia Power, along with a coalition of leading Georgia businesses, have signed a letter asking the Georgia General Assembly to support, approve and ...


Jun 01, 2020, 11:47 ET Georgia Power customers to see $21 reduction on June bills

Georgia Power today announced that the typical residential customer using 1,000-kilowatt hours will receive an $11.29 credit on their June Georgia...


May 29, 2020, 11:00 ET Georgia Power prepared for possible busy hurricane season as COVID-19 pandemic continues

Georgia Power remains committed to providing its 2.6 million customers safe and reliable service, while offering important safety tips and storm...


May 28, 2020, 12:45 ET Georgia Power customers to see approximately $10 reduction in monthly summer bills

The Georgia Public Service Commission (PSC) approved Georgia Power's plan to reduce its fuel rates by 17.2 percent and total billings by...


May 22, 2020, 14:32 ET Final Module Placed for Vogtle Unit 3

The final module for Georgia Power's Vogtle Unit 3, a massive water tank, has been placed atop the containment vessel and shield building roof at the ...


May 21, 2020, 09:52 ET Georgia Power shares water and boating safety tips for Memorial Day weekend

As the largest non-governmental provider of recreation facilities in the state, Georgia Power today is reminding customers and lake visitors if they...


May 12, 2020, 15:17 ET Integrated Head Package for Vogtle Unit 3 placed atop reactor vessel

The Integrated Head Package (IHP) for Vogtle Unit 3 has been set into place atop the reactor vessel at Georgia Power's nuclear expansion project near ...