US offers $3.7m for Vogtle nuclear power plant

The US Department of Energy has offered conditional commitments for up to $3.7 billion (£2.8bn) to those firms building two reactors at the Vogtle nuclear plant. That includes $1.67 billion (£1.3bn) to Georgia Power Company, $1.6 billion (£1.2bn) to Oglethorpe Power Corporation and $415 million (£316m) to three subsidiaries of Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia. […]