Southern Company brings customers the vital energy and solutions to drive growth today and tomorrow. We serve more than 9 million customers with 46,000 megawatts of generating capacity and 1,500 bcf of combined natural gas consumption and throughput volume across nine states. We are committed to building the future of energy for our customers and the communities we serve.
Celebrating 50 years of R&D
For five decades, Southern Company’s research and development (R&D) organization has been leading industry innovation to deliver more value to customers.
How Southern Company’s Smart Neighborhoods® are Transforming the Smart Home Industry
In programs in Alabama and Georgia, company leaders are working to make smart home technology not only commonplace, but more readily available than ever.
The Making of Cactus Flats Wind Facility
Southern Power, a subsidiary of Southern Company, announces the 148-megawatt Cactus Flats Wind Facility in Concho, TX is operational.
The East Lake Foundation: Leading Residents from ‘Poverty’ to ‘Paradise’
The East Lake Foundation and PGA TOUR Championship are transforming the lives of families in one Atlanta community.
The First Tee: Teeing up strong values in America’s youth
The First Tee is a youth development organization that teaches kids and teens something besides golf: strong values.
Southern Company, National Fish and Wildlife Foundation renew conservation partnership
The two organizations have funded more than 300 projects restoring, sustaining or enhancing more than 1.7 million acres of wildlife habitat.
How renewable energy is making our military bases more resilient
The U.S. military is partnering with Southern Company to help our country become more energy-independent.
Renewing Our Rivers, One Cleanup Day at a Time
Renew Our Rivers brings together Southern Company employees and volunteers to pluck trash out of rivers and lakes in the Southeast.
How one company restored power and hope to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico
See how this tireless crew worked to get the island up and running after the unprecedented storm.