Southern Power


Southern Power, a subsidiary of Southern Company, is a leading U.S. wholesale energy provider, meeting the electricity needs of municipalities, electric cooperatives and investor-owned utilities. Southern Power and its subsidiaries own or have the right to own 25 facilities in nine states, with more than 9,700 megawatts (MW) of generating capacity operating or under construction in Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Nevada, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Texas and New Mexico.


May 21, 2015 - Southern Company subsidiary furthers renewable energy leadership by acquiring 103-megawatt Georgia solar project.


Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power is demonstrating its commitment to developing more renewable energy resources, through the acquisition of the 103-MW Butler solar facility from Community Energy, Inc., in Georgia.

Butler Solar Facility Fact Sheet


Southern Power is growing—expanding our footprint. Our plan is to continue increasing our operations in the competitive market. We focus our low-risk strategy of owning and operating quality generation assets under long-term contracts with creditworthy counterparties.

Environmental Responsibility

In addition to meeting all regulations through a comprehensive compliance strategy, we invest in research and technology to provide cleaner energy options for our customers. Southern Power's facilities are state-of-the-art in efficiency and environmental controls.



Our power plants are dedicated to high reliability standards and maintenance quality—and our high industry reliability ratings prove it.

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View locations of plants by generation type.

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