About Energy

A Diverse Portfolio

The key to meeting our growing energy demands is having a broad portfolio of energy sources. Diversifying our resources allows us to research, develop and deploy innovative ways to generate clean, reliable and cost-effective electricity.


Our Mission: Providing Reliable, Affordable Electricity

To balance energy supply with our growing customer demand, Georgia Power considers a wide range of energy resources. We maintain a 20-year energy resource plan, which is updated and approved by the Georgia Public Service Commission.

Nuclear Energy

Nuclear Energy:
The Next Generation

We are building the first nuclear-powered plant in the U.S. in more than 30 years and providing emission-free and affordable energy to Georgia.

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Solar Energy:
As Easy as 1-2-3

Learn the basics of solar energy and see if it's right for you. Plus, see how Georgia Power is utilizing this renewable energy resource today.

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Energy Sources

Our diverse energy portfolio, which includes renewable energy sources as well as traditional fuel, allows us to provide reliable, safe and affordable energy to our customers. Click on the infographic below for more information about the energy sources we use.

Energy Sources
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Generating Plants

Learn about Georgia Power's network of 18 generating plants and 20 hydroelectric dams.
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Delivering Energy

Learn how Georgia Power safely delivers electricity to our customers.
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Fleet Enhancements

Advanced Generating Technologies

Our ongoing research is delivering sustainable change in the communities we serve.
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Expansion Projects: Building for the Future

Rapid growth in population necessitates growth in infrastructure, including transmission and distribution lines for electricity.

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Vogtle Update

Vogtle Update

Vogtle units 3 and 4 are the first new nuclear units built in the U.S. in the last three decades.

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How Energy Is Created

How Energy Is Created

Get an overview of our different plants and the technology behind them.

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Green Energy