After Airport Blackout, Georgia Utility Faces Key Nuclear-Plant Vote
December 19, 2017

Georgia Power CEO says nuclear vote and airport blackout are ‘separate issues’

As reported by Russell Gold, in the Wall Street Journal, on  Dec. 19, 2017 at 5:30 a.m. ET:

The Atlanta airport blackout could hardly have come at a worse time for Southern Co. subsidiary Georgia Power.

Days after the outage, which authorities say appears to have been caused by a fire in a piece of Georgia Power equipment, state utility regulators on Thursday are set to decide the fate of a half-finished nuclear plant the company is building that is years behind schedule and billions over budget...[the rest of the article is behind a pay wall].

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