2017 News Archive
Read news stories from our 2017 archives.
Lamesa Solar Facility in Texas begins commercial operation
Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power today announced the commercial operation of the 102-megawatt (MW) Lamesa Solar Facility in Dawson County, Texas.
East Pecos Solar Facility in Texas begins commercial operation
Southern Power's East Pecos Solar Facility in Texas began commercial operation on Wednesday.
Southern Company subsidiary and Wärtsilä sign agreement to develop flexible gas power plant projects
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.
Southern Company subsidiary surpasses 1500-MW wind energy with Texas acquisition
As part of the company’s renewable growth strategy to build the future of energy, Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power today announced the acquisition of its fifth Texas wind facility – the 148-megawatt (MW) Cactus Flats Wind Facility located in Concho County.