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Southern Company and AGL Resources Complete Merger

Southern Company and AGL Resources have merged, creating America's leading U.S. electric and gas utility company. The combination creates the second-largest utility company in the U.S. by customer base with:

  • Eleven regulated electric and natural gas distribution companies providing service to approximately 9 million customers with a projected regulated rate base of approximately $50 billion;
  • Operations of nearly 200,000 miles of electric transmission and distribution lines and more than 80,000 miles of gas pipelines; and
  • Generating capacity of approximately 44,000 megawatts.

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