Alabama Power provides the valuable combination of unparalleled service, reliable electricity supply and competitive prices to more than 1.4 million homes, businesses and industries across the state. More than 84,000 miles of power lines carry electricity to customers throughout the company's 44,500-square-mile service territory.
Alabama Power is an active participant in the communities it serves. The Alabama Power Foundation supports a wide spectrum of nonprofit organizations throughout the state, and Alabama Power employees and retirees volunteer their time and resources to support communities through the Alabama Power Service Organization and the Energizers retiree service organization.
Economic development has been engrained in Alabama Power's culture for more than a century. The company established the first economic development department for an electric utility in the country in 1913. With a strong record of meeting or doing better than environmental standards set by state and federal environmental agencies, the company is focused on preserving and protecting Alabama's natural resources.
Alabama Power is a part of Southern Company (NYSE:SO), a leading U.S energy company serving nine million electric and gas utility customers in 18 states through its subsidiaries.