Mississippi Power a Southern Company

Anchor Organization


Asset Management | Clean Tech | Electric Vehicle Manufacturing | Energy | Rural Initiatives | Services

Meeting Objectives

Southern Company is interested in meeting with companies providing products and services that have experience in the utility industry and in addition, with firms having innovative solutions for the industry.  Areas of opportunity to work with Southern Company are:


  • Retirement of coal generation


  • R&D efforts focused on advancing 4th generation nuclear technology.


  • Anticipate adding additional renewable generation sources.
  • Maintenance of existing renewable fleet.
  • R&D efforts focused on lowering renewable operating and maintenance costs.

Energy Storage

  • Battery storage projects operating or under development across the U.S.
  • R&D continues to pursue cost-effective, long-duration storage options.

Electric Transmission & Distribution

  • Continued investment in grid modernization including smart grid technology and cybersecurity protection.

Organization Profile

Southern Company is a leading energy company serving 9 million customers through our subsidiaries. Southern Company provides clean, safe, reliable, and affordable energy through electric operating companies in three states, natural gas distribution companies in four states, a competitive generation company serving wholesale customers across America, a leading distributed energy infrastructure company, a fiber optics network, and telecommunications services.

Electric Utilities

  • Mississippi Power
  • Alabama Power
  • Georgia Power


Natural Gas Utilities

  • Southern Company Gas
  • Atlanta Gas Light
  • Chattanooga Gas
  • Nicor Gas
  • Virginia Natural Gas
  • Complementary non-utility natural gas business

Other Companies

  • PowerSecure
  • Southern Nuclear
  • Southern Power
  • Southern Telecom
  • Southern Linc