Southern Gambles on First U.S. Nuclear Reactors in a Generat

Southern Gambles on First U.S. Nuclear Reactors in a Generat

Southern Co. Chief Executive Officer Thomas Fanning's ability to deliver the $14 billion Vogtle reactors on-time and on-budget may determine the future of nuclear energy in North America. "We've got to be successful, said Fanning. "This is the first, best shot for the nuclear renaissance in America." Photo: Jin Lee/Bloomberg