By the Numbers

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Facts & Financials

Find company statistics and detailed information, from our customers by region to our generating plants. 

Customers Types
Georgia Power's customers as of Dec. 31, 2016, totaled 2,481,554 in the following categories:
Residential 2,155,945
Commercial 305,488
Industrial 10,537
Other 9,584
Customers by Region
Metro 1,233,950
Central 165,577
East 162,999
Northeast 177,459
Northwest 172,308
South 132,482
West 140,921
Coastal 295,858
Total 2,481,554*
*Excludes wholesale customers

Revenues & Expenses

Where Revenues Came from in 2016
Residential 39%
Commercial 37%
Industrial 15%
Wholesale 3%
Other 6%
Where Revenues Went in 2016
Fuel and purchased power 32%
Other expenses 17%
Common dividends 16%
Taxes 14%
Depreciation and amortization 10%
Labor expenses 6%
Interest 5%
Net profit after dividends 0%

Investments

Fuel Cost for Generation
The total gross investment in facilities at the end of 2017 was $40 billion.
Nuclear 0.85 Coal 3.28 Gas and Oil 2.36 Average 2.33

Transmission & Generations

Transmission & Distribution in 2016
Overhead and underground distribution lines added 341 miles
Total distribution lines 75,612 miles
Total transmission lines (under Georgia Power ownership) 12,437 miles
Generating Plants as of Dec. 31, 2015
Name Georgia Power kW Capacity Fuel Source
Bartletts Ferry 173,000 Hydro
Boulevard 19,700 Oil, Gas
Bowen 3,160,000 Coal
Burton 6,120 Hydro
Dalton 6,305 Solar
Estatoah 240 Hydro
Flint River 5,400 Hydro
Falcons Solar 1 332 Solar
Falcons Solar 3 480 Solar
Fort Benning 30,000 Solar
Goat Rock 38,600 Hydro
Hammond 800,000 Coal
Hatch 899,612 Nuclear
Kings Bay 30,000 Solar
Langdale 1,040 Hydro
Lloyd Shoals 14,400 Hydro
McDonough-Atkinson, C.C. 2,520,000 Oil, Gas
McDonough-Unit 3 78,800 Oil, Gas
McIntosh 163,117 Coal
McIntosh, C.C. 1,318,920 Oil, Gas
McIntosh, C.T. 640,000 Oil, Ga
McManus, C.T. 481,700 Oil
McManus* 481,700 Oil
Morgan Falls 16,800 Hydro
Nacoochee 4,800 Hydro
North Highlands 29,600 Hydro
Oliver Dam 60,000 Hydro
Riverview 480 Hydro
Robins 158,400 Oil, Gas
Rocky Mountain 215,256 Hydro
Scherer 750,924 Coal
Sinclair Dam 45,000 Hydro
Sinclair Dam 45,000 Hydro
Tallulah Falls 72,000 Hydro
Terrora 16,000 Hydro
Tri-County EMC 1,008 Solar
Tugalo 45,000 Hydro
UGA 969 Solar
Vogtle 1,060,240 Nuclear
Wallace Dam 321,300 Hydro
Wansley 925,550 Coal
Wansley, C.T. 26,322 Oil
Wilson* 354,100 Oil
Yates 700,000 Gas
Yonah 22,500 Hydro
Energy Mix 2016
Coal 26%
Nuclear 22%
Oil/Gas 46%
Hydro/Renewables 4%

C.C. - Combined cycle

C.T. - Combustion turbines

* Includes internal combustion unit

Total Georgia Power kW Capacity
Hydro 1,087,536
Gas/Oil 6,297,942
Nuclear 1,959,852
Renewables 128,996†
Coal 5,799,591
Total 15,273,917

†Georgia Power retains some of the associated renewable energy credits (RECs) for the energy output from renewable generating facilities. REC ownerships specified in each respective power agreement and the party that owns the RECs retains the right to use them. More than 2.3 million MWh were produced by renewable generators in2016. Georgia Power retains the RECs to 1.3 million MWh of this energy, with the RECs for the remainder being retained by their respective owners. Additionally, 1.05 million MWh were produced by hydroelectric generators in 2016.

Jointly-Owned Plants
Plant Units Gulf Power OPC MEAG Dalton Georgia Power Total MW Capacity
Percent as of Dec. 31, 2017
Hatch 1&2 -- 30.0 17.7 2.2 50.1 1,796
Rocky Mountain 1-3 -- 74.6 -- -- 25.4 848
Scherer* 1&2 -- 60.0 30.2 1.4 8.4 1,636
Scherer* 3 25.0 -- -- -- 75.0 818
Vogtle 1&2 -- 30.0 22.7 1.6 45.7 2,320
Wansley 1&2 -- 30.0 15.1 1.4 53.5 1,730
Wansley, C.T. 5A -- 30.0 15.1 1.4 53.5 49
Jointly-Owned Plant -Scherer
Name Units Duke Energy, Florida Florida Power & Light Jacksonville Electric Authority Georgia Power
Scherer* 4 -- 76.4 23.6 --

OPC - Oglethorpe Power Corporation

MEAG - Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia

Dalton - City of Dalton, Georgia

*Plant Scherer's total MW capacity is 3,272.

Information Statements

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Current Information Statement

At our annual shareholders meeting we elect 10 board members to review the state of the company and make that information available to the public for download.

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2016 Financial Information Statement

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2015 Financial Information Statement

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Annual Reports

Read a comprehensive report on Georgia Power’s activities throughout the year. Both current and past annual reports are available for your review.

2016 Annual Report

Read about our 2016 earnings, operations and business activities in our 2016 Annual Report.

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2015 Annual Report

Read about our 2015 earnings, operations and business activities in our 2015 Annual Report.

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2014 Annual Report

Read about our 2014 earnings, operations and business activities in our 2014 Annual Report.

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2013 Annual Report

Read about our 2013 earnings, operations and business activities in our 2013 Annual Report.

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2012 Annual Report

Read about our 2012 earnings, operations and business activities in our 2012 Annual Report.

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2011 Annual Report

Read about our 2011 earnings, operations and business activities in our 2011 Annual Report.

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SEC Filings

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