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Georgia Power steadfast as decision nears in $2.9B rate case

Nov. 29, 2022 14:45 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Power Co.'s message to regulators Tuesday was clear: Despite attacks that its proposed 12% rate hike is padded with profit, unneeded spending and consumer harm, the utility still wants $2.9 billion more over the next three years. Georgia Power Chief...

Tennessee woman restores dozens of antique sewing machines

Nov. 27, 2022 08:36 AM EST

MARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Sew Old Antique and Vintage Sewing Machine Repair is run out of Maggie West’s home in Maryville. In West’s basement, her workspace houses a welded worktable, a collection of tools and supplies. Scents of shellac, nicotine, old homes, coal dust and other smells from...

US offshore wind energy industry faces blowback from locals

Nov. 15, 2022 14:12 PM EST

OCEAN CITY, N.J. (AP) — It's just one cable meant to bring electricity from an offshore wind farm to a former coal-burning power plant in southern New Jersey, but it symbolizes a big challenge facing the renewable energy industry. The cable has been fought over for nearly three...