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Southern Co (Southern) is an energy holding company. It generates, distributes, markets and trades electricity, and distributes gas. The company produces power using coal, oil and gas, nuclear, hydro, solar, wind and biomass sources. Through power purchase agreements, Southern also sources electricity from various utilities. Southern provides energy technologies and services to electric utilities and large industrial, commercial, institutional and municipal customers; and has investments in telecommunications and leveraged lease projects. It retails energy to customers in Alabama, Georgia and Mississippi. The company has ownership interests in natural gas supply pipelines that connect hydrocarbon basins in Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. Southern is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, the US.

Headquarters United States of America

Address 30 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd Nw, Atlanta, Georgia, 30308-3003


No of Employees 27,700

Industry Power

Ticker Symbol & Exchange SO (NYSE)
Revenue (2020) $20.4B -4.9% (2020 vs 2019)

EPS XXX

Net Income (2020) XXX -34.1% (2020 vs 2019)

Market Cap* $66.2B

Net Profit Margin (2020) XXX -30.7% (2020 vs 2019)

* As of and is in US$

Products and Services

Products Services
Electricity Electricity and Natural Gas Transmission and Distribution
Natural Gas Customized Energy Solutions
Wholesale Energy Services
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History

History section provides information on new products, mergers, acquisitions, expansions, approvals, and many more key events.

Year Event Description
2021 Acquisitions/Mergers/Takeovers In April, the company's Southern Power acquired Glass Sands Wind Facility from Steelhead Americas.
2021 Acquisitions/Mergers/Takeovers In March, The company's subsidiary Southern Power announced the acquisition of its 14th wind project from Invenergy.
2021 Contracts/Agreements In January, the company and Apple announced to enter into a partnership to launch the Propel Center, a new digital learning hub, business incubator, and global innovation headquarters in Atlanta.
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Competitor Comparison

Key Parameters Southern Co NextEra Energy Inc American Electric Power Co Inc Edison International Consolidated Edison Inc
Headquarters United States of America United States of America United States of America United States of America United States of America
City Atlanta Juno Beach Columbus Rosemead New York
State/Province Georgia Florida Ohio California New York
No. of Employees 27,700 14,900 16,787 13,351 14,071
Entity Type Public Public Public Public Public
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Executives
Name Position Board Since Age
Thomas A. Fanning Chief Executive Officer; Chairman; President Executive Board 2010 63
Daniel S. Tucker Executive Vice President; Chief Financial Officer Senior Management 2021 -
James Y. Kerr II Chief Legal Officer; Chief - Staff; Chief Compliance Officer; Executive Vice President Senior Management 2021 -
Ann P. Daiss Chief Accounting Officer; Controller Senior Management - -
Martin Davis Chief Information Officer; Executive Vice President Senior Management - -
Non Dignissim Eros Proin vel Convallis 2021 XX
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