Why Alabama?

Process Overview

Alabama Power’s Economic and Community Development team is a specialized group of experts ready to assist at every stage of the process, from permits to project scope definition to successful implementation and ongoing support. With tools such as site selection, tax credits and workforce analysis, we can help gather requirements and review your process. Alabama Power is a trusted partner with expertise and services you can use, including:


Site Selection

Alabama Power offers its industrial customers a powerful tool that allows them to find the perfect spot for their growing business. With the APC Site Selection tool, you can:

  • Identify target zones within project parameters including rail access, proximity to interstate, and utility infrastructure
  • In-depth due diligence on potential sites and buildings
  • Analysis of topography, flood plain, soil conditions, and other environmental factors
  • Conceptual renderings and 3d modelling


Workforce & Demographics Analysis

Alabama Power is committed to the growth and development of Alabama's workforce. We offer our industrial customers services and resources that enhance workforce development, including:

  • Research comparable industries and occupations with NAICS codes and SOC codes
  • Provide complete workforce data
  • Comparison of workforce across different sites and locations


Tax and Incentives Analysis

Alabama Power has over 100 years of experience helping industry grow in Alabama through tax and incentives analysis services. Our consultants help industrial customers develop their business and save money by:

  • Assessing tax abatements and incentives based on project parameters
  • Jobs rebates and investment credits
  • Sales Tax and Property Tax abatements
  • Utility tax credits


Transportation and Logistics

We understand the value that Alabama can provide for transportation and logistics. Whether by land, see, or sky, Alabama is a major transportation hub of the Southeast. Supply-chain experts at Alabama Power can help with:

  • Leveraging our wealth of existing transportation and supply chain relationships
  • Regional, national, and local supplier analysis


Electrical Services

Alabama Power has teams of specialized energy consultants ready to help with a variety of electrical services. Save energy, optimize operations, and streamline workflow with services including:

  • Assess infrastructure, service contracts, and system upgrades
  • Initial load estimate
  • Service plan design
  • Rate analysis
  • System reliability


Powering Alabama’s Economy

We’ve been dedicated to Alabama’s economic development for more than a century. Visit Amazing Alabama to learn more about why Alabama is the best location for your business and how we can help your business grow.