Thu., July 24, 2014 7:33am (EDT)

  • Sun., September 8, 2013 2:00pm
    Energy firms and conservation groups are calling on the Tennessee Valley Authority to expand its small-scale solar energy program.
  • Tue., July 9, 2013 8:12pm
    Gov. Nathan Deal says Georgia should be cautious as regulators consider whether to expand solar energy usage. Deal said Tuesday that he is wary of...
  • Fri., May 24, 2013 7:00pm
    The Southern Co. is brainstorming ways it can more widely incorporate renewable energy such as solar power into its traditional business model.
  • Tue., May 21, 2013 7:26pm
    The solar industry in Georgia wants to force an electric monopoly to use more renewable energy. Southern Co. subsidiary Georgia Power is presenting...
  • Tue., November 20, 2012 6:17pm
    Georgia’s elected utility regulators gave a nod Tuesday to companies looking to compete with Georgia Power on solar energy, but it didn’t come...
  • Mon., September 24, 2012 12:00am
    The competition to provide solar energy in the state is heating up. A company last week filed a proposal with the Public Service Commission to start...
  • Fri., February 24, 2012 7:49am
    A bill allowing third parties to lease solar panels has been tabled in the Senate Regulated Industries Committee. 45 other states have already passed...
  • Tue., December 6, 2011 5:33pm
    Three French solar-energy companies are exploring the potential Georgia market for their products this week. They see Georgia and the southeast...
  • Tue., October 18, 2011 4:32pm
    Georgia’s solar industry says an old state law is stifling Georgians’ access to the energy resource. And a push is on to get lawmakers to change it...
  • Mon., September 5, 2011 12:08pm
    Georgia Power is taking bids for a project that will generate enough solar energy to power 20,000 homes. It’s the company’s largest solar...