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Southern Company building the future of energy with new battery storage research demonstration

July 12, 2017 - Southern Company and its Gulf Power subsidiary today officially launched the latest battery storage research project in Southern Company’s operating territory. 

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Southern Company subsidiary and Wärtsilä sign agreement to develop flexible gas power plant projects

June 30, 2017 - Today, Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power and Wärtsilä, a leading supplier of flexible generation technology, signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop two flexible gas power plant projects, which could be as large as 450 megawatts (MW) each. Southern Power will lead this effort. 

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Southern Company and Mississippi Power announce suspension of gasification operations at Kemper

June 28, 2017 - Southern Company and Mississippi Power announced the company is immediately suspending start-up and operations activities involving the lignite gasification portion of the Kemper County energy facility. 

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