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Mar 12, 2019, 09:20 ET Refueling activities underway at Plant Vogtle Unit 2 following continuous 522-day run

Plant operators safely took Unit 2 of the Alvin W. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant offline Sunday, March 10, at 5 a.m. EDT for a scheduled refueling ...


Feb 04, 2019, 15:06 ET Refueling activities and performance enhancements underway at Plant Hatch Unit 2

This morning at midnight ET, operators at the Edwin I. Hatch Electric Generating Plant safely took Unit 2 offline for a planned refueling and...


Oct 10, 2018, 10:36 ET Plant Farley takes precautionary measure to reduce power in preparation for Hurricane Michael

Southern Company subsidiary Southern Nuclear is reducing power for units 1 and 2 at the Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant as a precautionary safety...


Sep 17, 2018, 10:31 ET Scheduled refueling activities underway at Plant Vogtle Unit 1

Plant operators safely removed Unit 1 of the Alvin W. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant offline Sunday, Sept. 16, at 5 a.m. ET for the scheduled fall...


Apr 10, 2018, 03:41 ET Plant Farley Unit 1 planned activities underway for the continued production of clean, safe, reliable and affordable nuclear energy

On Sunday, April 8, at 11 a.m. central time, Unit 1 of the Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant began a planned refueling and maintenance outage. In...


Mar 06, 2018, 11:57 ET Plant Hatch Unit 1 returns to service after loading first of its kind, industry-changing fuel technology

On Sunday, March 4, at 11:29 a.m. ET, operators at the Edwin I. Hatch Nuclear Plant safely returned Unit 1 to service following a planned refueling...


Jan 17, 2018, 12:47 ET Annual Plant Hatch Emergency Information Calendar now available for neighbors

Residents living within the 10-mile emergency planning zone (EPZ) of the Edwin I. Hatch Nuclear Plant, located near Baxley, Ga., were mailed a 2018...


Jan 17, 2018, 12:47 ET Annual Plant Farley Emergency Information Calendar now available for neighbors

Residents living within the 10-mile emergency planning zone (EPZ) of the Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant, located near Dothan, Ala., were mailed a...


Jan 17, 2018, 01:04 ET Annual Plant Vogtle Emergency Information Calendar now available for neighbors

Residents living within the 10-mile emergency planning zone (EPZ) of the Alvin W. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, located near Waynesboro, Ga.,...


Nov 14, 2017, 09:55 ET Plant Farley to conduct test of emergency siren system in communities surrounding the plant

On Tuesday, Dec. 5, Plant Farley, in cooperation with state and local emergency management agencies, will conduct the annual test of the emergency...


Oct 09, 2017, 10:24 ET Plant Vogtle Unit 2 returns to service, sets Southern Nuclear fleet record on refueling outage performance

Unit 2 of the Alvin W. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant near Waynesboro, Georgia, has safely resumed generating electricity following completion of a ...


Sep 18, 2017, 12:03 ET Refueling activities and performance enhancements underway at Plant Vogtle Unit 2

Plant operators safely took Unit 2 of the Alvin W. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant offline Sunday, Sept. 17, at 4:57 a.m. EDT for a scheduled...


Aug 03, 2017, 15:28 ET Southern Nuclear provides significant charitable contributions in its local communities

For the second quarter of 2017, Southern Nuclear, a subsidiary of Southern Company headquartered in Birmingham, Ala., donated over $22,000 to schools ...


Apr 13, 2017, 14:29 ET Southern Nuclear has a story to tell: 'Our news center will allow it to be heard'

Southern Nuclear, a subsidiary of Southern Company headquartered in Birmingham, has launched an enhanced website with new features including a news...


Mar 13, 2017, 10:30 ET Refueling activities and performance enhancements underway at Plant Vogtle Unit 1

Plant operators safely removed Unit 1 of the Alvin W. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant offline on Sunday, March 12, at 5 a.m. ET for a scheduled...


Feb 02, 2017, 11:14 ET Southern Nuclear wins leading industry award for advancing technological solutions

This week, Southern Nuclear in collaboration with South Carolina Electric & Gas was honored by the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) with a...


Jan 13, 2017, 11:50 ET Southern Nuclear names new site vice president at Plant Farley

Southern Nuclear Chairman, President and CEO Stephen Kuczynski announced today that Dennis Madison has been named site vice president of the Joseph M....


Oct 03, 2016, 02:25 ET Plant Farley Unit 1 planned activities underway for the production of clean, safe, reliable and affordable nuclear energy

On Saturday, Oct. 1, Unit 1 of the Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant began a planned refueling and maintenance outage. In addition to refueling the...


May 26, 2016, 12:19 ET Southern Nuclear wins numerous honors for innovative developments for the nuclear industry

Earlier this week, three teams from Southern Nuclear were each honored with a Top Innovative Practice (TIP) award at a ceremony in Miami in...


Apr 13, 2016, 12:09 ET Plant Hatch unveils new FLEX Dome

Southern Nuclear and Georgia Power this week unveiled the new Hatch FLEX Dome storage building at the Edwin I. Hatch Nuclear Plant near Baxley, Ga....


Mar 28, 2016, 02:47 ET Upgrades to Plant Vogtle Unit 2 enhance the production of low-cost, carbon-free electricity

Unit 2 of the Alvin W. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant near Waynesboro, Ga., has safely resumed generating electricity following completion of a...


Feb 08, 2016, 11:13 ET Refueling Activities And Performance Enhancements Underway At Plant Hatch Unit 1

This morning at midnight ET, operators at the Edwin I. Hatch Electric Generating Plant safely took Unit 1 offline for a planned refueling and...


Nov 05, 2015, 01:46 ET Southern Nuclear receives two top industry awards for achievements in technology, innovation

On Nov. 2, Southern Nuclear received notification from the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) of two Technology Transfer Awards out of three...


Mar 30, 2015, 09:32 ET Plant Farley Unit 1 begins planned refueling and maintenance outage

On March 29 at 6:56 am CT, operators at the Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant safely took Unit 1 offline for a planned refueling and maintenance outage. ...


Aug 25, 2014, 03:50 ET Plant Farley and workers' union sign new contract

On Monday, Aug, 25, leaders of the Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers signed a new five-year...