Georgia Power

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Storm Leaves Thousands Without Power In Georgia

A thunderstorm packing high winds and heavy rain has left thousands of Georgia Power customers without service.


Traffic is light during the afternoon commute on Feb. 12, 2013 in Atlanta, Ga. (credit: Davis Turner/Getty Images)

Over 200,000 Customers Without Power In Georgia

Power outages have risen sharply in the early morning hours on Wednesday as ice began coating trees and power lines.


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Georgia Power’s Tips On Preparing For And Making It Through An Outage

With the impending ice and snow storm set to hit the metro area, Georgia Power spokesman Brian Green offered these suggestions to prepare for and deal with an outage: – Charge your cel phone batteries […]


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Savannah Goes After Shoes Hanging From Power Lines

Savannah police have been going after an unusual source of blight — tennis shoes hanging from power lines.


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Georgia Dodges Isaac…For Now

ATLANTA (AP) — With Tropical Storm Isaac bearing down on Florida, Georgia Power is sending some crews to help with any outages caused by the storm. Spokesman John Kraft tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution says the […]


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Over 1,000 Georgia Residents Without Power Due To Storm

Thunderstorms downed dozens of trees and sent bolts of lightning into homes as they moved across Georgia.


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Lower Georgia Power Bills By June

ATLANTA (WAOK/AJC) Look for lower bills from Georgia Power by June instead of July. Georgia utility regulator Chuck Eaton on Thursday called for Georgia Power to start cutting what it charges customers for fuel by […]


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Georgia Power Increasing Rates

Atlanta (WAOK/AJC)-Customers of Georgia Power will see a rate increase this spring, the company announced Thursday. Residential customers will see an average 1.7 percent increase — about $2.46 — for a typical monthly bill. State […]