The U.S. Department of Energy has given final approval to Georgia Power Co.’s plan to take over management of the nuclear expansion at Plant Vogtle, the Atlanta-based utility announced Friday.
Under a new service agreement between Georgia Power and Westinghouse Electric Co., the former prime contractor for the project, Georgia Power affiliate Southern Nuclear will oversee construction at the site on the Savannah River south of Augusta, Ga.
Westinghouse’s Japan-based parent company, Toshiba Corp.,…
Atlanta Business Journal
Feds OK Georgia Power management takeover at Plant Vogtle