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July 25, 2016

Southern Power has 'monumental' week in July

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Southern Power had a landmark 4th of July week this year. They announced four acquisitions in four days, including three solar and one wind.  read more...


July 19, 2016

New leadership changes for subsidiaries

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Organizational moves help position company for future growth.  read more...


July 15, 2016

Subsidiary Mississippi Power announces syngas production milestone at Kemper County energy facility

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First-of-its-kind technology successfully converts coal to gas.  read more...


July 14, 2016

Southern Company leaders speak at Aspen Ideas Festival

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Southern Company executives spoke to innovative thinkers, writers, artists, business people, teachers and other leaders from across the globe at this year's Aspen Ideas Festival held recently in Colorado.  read more...


July 14, 2016

The History of Southern Company's Identity

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Southern Company had been in business for more than 65 years before introducing the first official corporate symbol  read more...


July 14, 2016

Coastal conservation grants announced

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Southern Company and its partners will support three programs focused on enhancing coastal habitats and bolstering fish and wildlife populations along the Gulf of Mexico.  read more...


July 11, 2016

Southern Company celebrates transformational changes with ringing of NYSE closing bell

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Employees representing a half dozen of Southern Company's (NYSE: SO) electric and gas operating companies will join company leaders in New York City today to ring the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).  read more...


July 11, 2016

Southern Company unveils new brand

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AGL Resources becomes Southern Company Gas.  read more...


July 10, 2016

Southern Company, Kinder Morgan enter Southern Natural Gas pipeline strategic venture

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Agreement strengthens relationship between Kinder Morgan and recently expanded Southern Company; Positions both companies for long-term growth. read more...


July 08, 2016

Southern Company subsidiary expands solar portfolio with acquisition in North Carolina

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Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power and Turner Renewable Energy today announced the acquisition of the companies' second solar project in North Carolina - the approximately 74-megawatt (MW) Rutherford Farm facility - from Cypress Creek Renewables.  read more...


July 07, 2016

Southern Company subsidiary acquires Lamesa Solar Facility in Texas

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Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power today announced the acquisition of its third Texas solar project in less than a year - the 102-megawatt (MW) Lamesa Solar Facility - from RES America Developments Inc. (RES).  read more...


July 06, 2016

Southern Company and partners award 10 longleaf conservation grants

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Southern Company, in partnership with the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, will support 10 projects in the Southeast that will restore and enhance the longleaf pine.  read more...


July 06, 2016

Southern Company subsidiary acquires Henrietta Solar Project

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Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power and SunPower Corp. today announced that Southern Power has acquired a controlling interest in the 102-megawatt (MW) Henrietta Solar Project in Kings County, California, from SunPower, which will own the remaining interest in the project.  read more...


July 05, 2016

Southern Company subsidiary expands renewable portfolio with wind acquisition in Maine

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Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power today announced the acquisition of the company's first project in Maine — the approximately 43 megawatt (MW) Passadumkeag Windpark in Penobscot County — from an affiliate of Quantum Utility Generation.  read more...


July 1, 2016

Southern Company and AGL Resources complete merger, create a leading U.S. energy company

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Southern Company (NYSE: SO) and AGL Resources today announced the completion of a merger creating one of America's leading energy providers.  read more...


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