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Georgia Power plans to add 1,000 MW of renewable capacity, remove 5 coal units

Feb 01, 2019 - SNL Energy Finance Daily

Georgia Power Co. plans to add up to 1,000 MW of new renewable resources to its portfolio and shut down five coal units as part of its 20-year resource plan filed with state regulators.

Georgia Power on Jan. 31 filed its 2019 integrated resource plan, or IRP, with the Georgia Public Service Commission.

The Southern Co. subsidiary said in a news release that it is proposing new renewable energy programs as part of the plan, including a request to procure up to 1,000 MW of renewable re...