Construction of the two Westinghouse AP1000s at Vogtle, near Waynesboro, began in 2013. Vogtle 3 is scheduled to start operations in 2019 and unit 4 in 2020. Two pressurised water reactors are already in operation at the site. Two AP1000s are also being built at VC Summer in South Carolina for Scana Corporation subsidiary South Carolina Electricity and Gas and co-owner Santee Cooper. Summer unit 2’s RPV was installed in August.
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