The Land Acquisition team's mission is to locate and acquire assets in an economical and practical manner causing the least amount of public inconvenience.
- Acquiring all property rights required by Georgia Power to meet the growing electrical needs of our state
- Managing the location process for all new transmission lines and substation sites by assembling the location committee, evaluating alternative solutions, building consensus among members and selecting the final route/site
- Coordinating public information meetings for all acquisition projects subject to the public hearing requirement of O.C.G.A. 22-3-160.1
- Securing permission to survey from property owners and negotiating with property owners for necessary rights (easements or fee simple deeds) to construct transmission lines, distribution lines, substations, and generation facilities