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About Us

We offer competitive prices, reliable electricity supply, and stellar service to 1.5 million homes, businesses and industries in the southern two-thirds of Alabama. Alabama Power is a subsidiary of Southern Company, one of the nation’s largest producers of energy.

How Electricity Gets to Your Home

Supplier Diversity

Supplier Diversity

Our company initiatives are designed to provide solid business opportunities for small and diverse businesses, including those that are minority-owned, woman-owned, HUBZone certified, veteran-owned, and service disabled veteran-owned.

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Our History

Our History

When Alabama Power was founded on Dec. 4, 1906, it was the beginning of more than simply an electric company. It marked the beginning of affordable, reliable electricity that would transform Alabama's economy and vastly improve the quality of life for its citizens.

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Nuclear

Nuclear

At our Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant, our top priority is protecting your health and safety while providing reliable and low-cost electricity.

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Research and Development

Research and Development

We are consistently working to develop ways that we can provide you the best, most cost-effective power service possible.

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We’re Recognized for Our Service to Alabama

“For the service of Alabama.” These were the words of Alabama Power founder William Patrick Lay. Service to our customers, neighbors, communities and those in need continues to guide all we do at Alabama Power. Our service has been recognized by environmental, energy efficiency, community, creative and industrial organizations. Below are some examples of the recognition we have received.