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February 14, 2012 06:20 ET

Vogtle Plant Could Herald New Life for Nuclear in U.S., an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - Feb 14, 2012) - Research by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Site preparation had been going on long before the Westinghouse AP1000 reactors for the Vogtle Nuclear Power Station in Waynesboro, Georgia, were approved by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). So, Thursday's final decision by the NRC only solidified Southern Company's (NYSE:SO) (Atlanta, Georgia) plan to add two 1,117-megawatt pressurized water reactors to the plant's existing units.

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