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We support 9 million customers and businesses nationwide with electric utilities in three states and natural gas distribution utilities in four, and provide wholesale energy, customized distributed energy solutions and fiber optics and wireless communications across the country.

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COVID Response

Our COVID-19 Response

Across Southern Company, we have never stopped working during the COVID-19 pandemic to serve our 9 million customers every day, whether on-site, in the field or remotely. Our frontline employees are dedicated to keep the energy flowing.

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Clean Energy

We are committed to a clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy future for our customers and communities and are leaders in developing and implementing a diverse portfolio of energy resources. 

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Tom Fanning

Tom Talks: The Tom Fanning Podcast

As the world continues to adapt during the COVID-19 global pandemic, Tom looks back at a year unlike any other in his first podcast in 2021.

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Southern Company Receives 92nd Annual EEI Edison Award

The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) today awarded Southern Company the electric utility industry's most prestigious honor, the EEI Edison Award. Southern Company received the award for its portfolio of energy storage research and development (R&D) initiatives.

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2020 Annual Report

At Southern Company, we don’t just see challenges, we see opportunity. We see opportunities for a safer workplace and a more equitable society. Opportunities to advance new technologies for cleaner energy. We are fixed on the idea of “yes, and.” Yes, we acknowledge the challenge, and we are committed to finding a solution. Explore this report to learn more about how we are embracing opportunity.

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