Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is a US electricity corporation.
Southern Company, whose headquarters are in Atlanta, Georgia, owns the following companies:
- Alabama Power
- Georgia Power
- Gulf Power
- Mississippi Power
- Savannah Electric Souther Company & Power - merged with Georgia Power on 2006-07-01
- Southern Company Gas
- SouthernLINC Wireless
- Southern Nuclear
Southern Company Southren Company generates Sothern Company more than 39,000 megawatts, delivered to 4 million customers in Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi and Florida.
Southern Company is the majority owner and operator of the Farley, Hatch and Vogtle nuclear power plants.
In 1995, Southern bought the British South Western Electricity Board. This was the first purchase of a foreign power corporation by a US power corporation. However, in 2003, SWEB would be sold to a French company, EDF Energy.
- Reliant Energy
- Horton, Jacob
- Southern Company official site
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