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May 28, 2024 3:08 am

Plant Vogtle: A Milestone for Georgia’s Energy Future

Georgia Power recently announced the commercial operation of Plant Vogtle’s Unit 4, marking a significant advancement in Georgia’s nuclear energy capacity and establishing the state as a leader in clean energy production. Despite substantial cost overruns that raised the project’s budget from $14 billion to approximately $35 billion, the completion represents a crucial step towards achieving energy resilience and a zero carbon emissions goal by 2050.