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More Corporate Welfare at Taxpayer Expense for Southern Company’s Struggling Plant Vogtle Nuclear Project

Plant Vogtle Corporate WelfareEnergy Department announces billions more in federal nuclear loan guarantees

In an effort to buoy the only remaining new nuclear construction projection in the country, Southern Company’s sinking Plant Vogtle nuclear expansion project in Georgia, the Department of Energy (DOE) announced conditional approval of an additional $3.7 billion in federal taxpayer-backed nuclear loan guarantees. This is on top of the $8.3 billion in loan guarantees that utility project partners already secured. The DOE reportedly offered an additional $1.67 billion to Southern Co.'s Georgia Power, $1.6 billion to Oglethorpe Power Corp. and $415 million to the Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia. 

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Solar group selects installer for Dunwoody

Tina Wilkinson's home recieved a solar installation in the Solarize Decatur-DeKalb program. The installation was preformed by Creative Solar.The Solarize Dunwoody coalition has announced the selection of solar installer Hannah Solar for the Community Solar Campaign that will launch on Sept. 1.

Solarize programs facilitate major savings by leveraging the power of bulk purchasing. For four months businesses, homeowners, non-profit and municipal buildings will be encouraged to undergo a solar evaluation and hopefully sign a contract to install solar. Pricing is based on a tier system; more participation helps to bring the price down for everyone.

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Ecolink Named 2017 Dream Big SmallBiz of the Year Award Finalist

Your Vote Needed by 7/31 to recognize @EcolinkInc as a #SmallBiz leader in the community

Dream Big Finalist - EcolinkThe wait is finally over...Ecolink is proud to be a 2017 Dream Big #SmallBiz of the Year Awards Finalist, presented by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce!

Please show your support for Georgia's only representative by voting for the Community Excellence Award. Your vote could help us to win a $25,000 cash prize! 

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Southface Announces Cox Enterprises as Presenting Sponsor of 2017 Visionary Dinner; Mohawk Group Returns as Title Sponsor

Previous Argon Award recipient increases support for signature Southface eventPrevious Argon Award recipient increases support for signature Southface event

Southface is pleased to announce Cox Enterprises as the presenting sponsor for its upcoming Visionary Dinner on September 19 at the Georgia Aquarium. Previously a patron sponsor, Cox has raised its commitment of support, and will be providing the emcee for the event. For the third year in a row, Mohawk Group is the event’s title sponsor.

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