Southern Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Kemper plant employee gag order continuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... ed power plant from making public statements about the facility. The parent of Mississippi Power Co., Atlanta-based Southern Co., contends that the information would do great harm to the company. [] 1 comment

  2. Lawsuit Against Former Employee of Kemper County Coal PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    An employee being sued by Southern Co. will get another four weeks to work out his defense and look for a lawyer, but won't be able to sue the company in the meantime.

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  3. Southern Co. suing former Kemper plant manager, wants him to stop talkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    Southern Co. is suing a key employee who worked on the troubled Kemper County power plant, asking a judge to order him to not talk about the project.

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  4. What Does A Conflict Of Interest In Climate Science Look Like?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    On Saturday, the New York Times published a scathing criticism of Harvard-Smithsonian scientist Wei-Hock, or Willie, Soon for not disclosing funding he received from an energy company for research published in scientific journals. The Times reported Soon, a scientist known for presenting research skeptical of man-made global warming, has received $1.2 million from fossil fuels interests, at least $409,000 came from Southern Company, an Atlanta-based electric utility that uses coal to generate power .

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  5. Senior Connections to honor Juanita Baranco at Seventh Annual - Senior Prom'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | On Common Ground News

    ... Silverman Construction Program Management and last year's honoree, David Ratcliffe, the retired chairman and CEO of Southern Company. The Senior Prom is set to raise $500,000 and proceeds will go toward Senior Connections' various programs and ...

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  6. Southern Company caught promoting bad climate science againRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Institute for Southern Studies

    Last week Fortune magazine named the Southern Company a top utility for the sixth year in a row, citing its "wise use of corporate assets" and "social responsibility." The nation's fourth-largest electric utility is headquartered in Atlanta and serves more than 4.4 million customers in the South through its subsidiaries Alabama Power, Georgia Power, Gulf Power and Mississippi Power.

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  7. Southern Co. CEO bullish on new nuclear plants despite recent delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Business Journal

    Despite recent construction delays and cost overruns at the 2,400-megawatt Plant Vogtle expansion, Southern Co. CEO Tom Fanning says he is confident of nuclear's future and wants to build additional plants.

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  8. Southern Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Jefferies GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... the stock. A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on SO. Analysts at Zacks downgraded shares of Southern from an "outperform" rating to a "neutral" rating and set a $52.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Thursday, ...

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  9. Southern Company Subsidiary Acquires Two Georgia Solar Projects Totaling 99 MegawattsRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | ThomasNet

    ATLANTA Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power today announced the acquisition of two photovoltaic solar projects totaling 99 megawatts in Georgia - the 80-MW Decatur Parkway Solar Project and the 19-MW Decatur County Solar Project - from Tradewind Energy, Inc. The projects were proposed by Tradewind Energy, Inc. and selected by Southern Company subsidiary Georgia Power in a competitive process through the nationally recognized Georgia Power Advanced Solar Initiative. "Southern Power's strategic investment in the Decatur solar projects will help meet Georgia's growing energy needs," said Southern Company Chairman, President and CEO Thomas A. Fanning.

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  10. Prominent Climate Change Denier caught taking $1.2 Million from Energy CompaniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... The documents compiled by Greenpeace show that at least $409,000 of Dr. Soon's funding in the past decade came from Southern Company Services, a subsidiary of the Southern Company, based in Atlanta. Southern is one of the largest utility holding ...

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  11. Panel at UNC: Utility rates going way of phone plans?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Business Journal

    Duke Energy CEO Lynn Good makes a point at the N.C. Clean Tech Conference as moderator Stuart Pearmen and Southern Co. CEO Tom Fanning listen.

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  12. Deep ties to corporate cash for Willie Soon, a doubtful climate scientistRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Greenpeace over the past four years, show that at least $US409,000 of Soon's funding in the past decade came from Southern Company Services, a subsidiary of Southern Co., based in Atlanta. Southern Co. is one of the largest utility holding companies ...

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  13. Documents show fossil-fuel industry backing of climate change skepticRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... by Greenpeace over the past four years, show that at least $409,000 of Soon's funding in the past decade came from Southern Company Services, a subsidiary of Southern Co., based in Atlanta. Southern Co. is one of the largest utility holding ...

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  14. Super-Duper Big: Harvard-Smithsonian Harboring Koch-Funded Climate Denier Wei-Hock SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... by Greenpeace reveal that Dr. Wei-Hock "Willie" Soon has taken money from the Kochs, Exxon Mobil, coal giant Southern Company, and others to produce "deliverables" that push the long-debunked claim that solar activity, not fossil fuel pollution, ...

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  15. The Need and Value of More ElectricityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... you tell me what GDP is going to do, hit it by 60%, that's what electricity sales will do," Thomas Fanning, CEO, Southern Company Simply put, U.S. electricity demand will continue to increase because we average adding 3.3 million people and $300-400 ...

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  16. Southern Buys Two Solar Projects in Georgia From TradewindRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Southern Co., the third-largest U.S. utility owner by market value, bought two solar power plants in Georgia from developer Tradewind Energy Inc. The Southern Power unit acquired the 80-megawatt Decatur Parkway Solar Project and the 19-megawatt Decatur County Solar Project, the Atlanta-based company said Friday in a statement. Both are in Bainbridge, Georgia.

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  17. Tradewind sells two solar projects to Georgia utility companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Business Journal

    Tradewind Energy has reached an agreement to sell a pair of solar power generation projects in Georgia to Southern Power. Electricity generated at the solar sites will be purchased by Georgia Power, another subsidiary of Southern Co.

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  18. Southern Power buys two Georgia solar projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Business Journal

    Southern Power bought the 80-megawatt Decatur Parkway Solar Project and the 19-megawatt Decatur County Solar Project from Tradewind Energy Inc. for an undisclosed amount. The two photovoltaic solar projects in Georgia total 99 megawatts and are expected to be in operation later in 2015, Southern Co.

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  19. Southern Company subsidiary acquires two Georgia solar projects totaling 99 megawattsRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Electric Energy Online

    Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power announced the acquisition of two photovoltaic solar projects totaling 99 megawatts in Georgia - the 80-MW Decatur Parkway Solar Project and the 19-MW Decatur County Solar Project - from Tradewind Energy, Inc. The projects were proposed by Tradewind Energy, Inc. and selected by Southern Company subsidiary Georgia Power in a competitive process through the nationally recognized Georgia Power Advanced Solar Initiative. "Southern Power's strategic investment in the Decatur solar projects will help meet Georgia's growing energy needs," said Southern Company Chairman, President and CEO Thomas A. Fanning.

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  20. Fortune names Southern Company a top utility for sixth consecutive yearRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Electric Energy Online

    Fortune magazine has named Southern Company to its 2015 "World's Most Admired Companies" list, marking the sixth consecutive year the company has been recognized among the publication's top three utilities worldwide for financial soundness, value as a long-term investment and quality of management. Fortune also recognized Southern Company as an industry leader for the company's innovation; quality of products and services offered; ability to attract, develop and retain talented employees; wise use of corporate assets; effectiveness in conducting its business globally; and social responsibility.

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