Read news stories from our October 2016 archives.
Plant Farley performs industry-first UAV inspection
Oct 4, 2016--The engineering innovation and technology team at subsidiary Southern Nuclear traveled to Plant Farley Sept. 13 to conduct the first-ever inspection carried out using an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), or drone.
Crews from Southern Company service area assist Georgia Power after Hurricane Matthew
Oct 11, 2016--As restoration efforts began in Georgia after Hurricane Matthew, Georgia Power crews were faced with over 300,000 customers without power.
Southern Company, TVA sign mutual aid agreement to help restore power after significant events
Oct 24, 2016--Southern Company and the Tennessee Valley Authority announced mutual assistance agreements between Southern Company's four electric operating companies and TVA designed to further strengthen resiliency and reliability of the electric grid in the Southeast.
Bloom Energy, Southern Company and its subsidiary PowerSecure announce acquisition of an estimated 50 megawatts of distributed fuel cells
Oct 25, 2016--Bloom Energy, Southern Company and its subsidiary PowerSecure have announced a strategic alliance, which will include project investment and joint-technology development to provide behind-the-meter energy solutions.