Alabama NewsCenter is a credible, direct source of the news and information that matter most to Alabama Power customers. Alabama NewsCenter also tells the stories of the people and businesses powering our state, striving to make Alabama a wonderful place to live and work.

In keeping with Alabama Power’s century of work in economic development, Alabama NewsCenter aims to promote the good news of this state through original and shared content. This site spotlights businesses that have found success in Alabama, economic developers who work daily to grow jobs in this state, companies and entrepreneurs doing innovative things, communities that make our quality of life so much better, and people doing things both great and small that make all the difference.

Our stories are intended to be shared by traditional media, blogs and social media outlets or enjoyed on this site to help promote the state – its businesses, its innovation, its people and its communities. We hope this is one of the sites you return to frequently to stay informed and inspired about the state we call home.

Alabama NewsCenter is one of several ways Alabama Power communicates with and advertises to its customers in the rapidly evolving digital age.

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The board of directors of Alabama Power Company has declared the regular quarterly dividends on the company’s outstanding preferred stock.

Applications now available for expanded Elevate grants from the Alabama Power Foundation

New training, leadership development opportunities included in this year’s offerings. Applications are now being accepted by the Alabama Power Foundation for the 2021 Elevate grants – expanded to provide greater opportunities for nonprofits, educational institutions and local governments. “This year’s Elevate grants give our partners the opportunity to develop or refine innovative programs that support […]


BIRMINGHAM – The board of directors of Alabama Power Company has declared the regular quarterly dividends on the company’s outstanding preferred stock as follows: Preferred Stock ($100 Par Value) 4.20% – $1.05 per share 4.52% – $1.13 per share 4.60% – $1.15 per share 4.64% – $1.16 per share 4.72% – $1.18 per share 4.92% […]

Alabama Power receives approval for solar facility in Butler County

Public Service Commission also approved agreement with Wells Fargo.  Birmingham, Ala. – The Alabama Public Service Commission today approved Alabama Power’s proposal for an 80-megawatt HEP Greenville solar project to be located in Butler County. The commission also approved a contract between Alabama Power and Wells Fargo to allow the bank to subscribe to a […]

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