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|Mr. Thomas A. Fanning||Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres||4.13M||N/A||60|
|Mr. Arthur P. Beattie||Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP||1.82M||4.37M||63|
|Mr. W. Paul Bowers||Chairman of Georgia Power Co., CEO of Georgia Power Co. and Pres of Georgia Power Co.||2.02M||N/A||61|
|Mr. Mark A. Crosswhite||Chairman of Alabama Power Co., CEO of Alabama Power Co. and Pres of Alabama Power Co.||1.66M||2.65M||55|
|Mr. Andrew W. Evans||Chairman of Southern Company Gas, CEO of Southern Company Gas and Pres of Southern Company Gas||1.1M||N/A||51|
The Southern Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity. The company also constructs, acquires, owns, and manages power generation assets, including renewable energy projects; sells electricity in the wholesale market; and distributes natural gas in seven states, as well as provides gas marketing services, wholesale gas services, and gas midstream operations. It owns/operates 33 hydroelectric generating stations, 29 fossil fuel generating stations, 3 nuclear generating stations, 14 combined cycle/cogeneration stations, 33 solar facilities, 9 wind facilities, 1 biomass facility, and 1 landfill gas facility. As of February 22, 2017, it had 44,000 megawatts of generating capacity and 1,500 billion cubic feet of combined natural gas consumption and throughput volume serving 9 million electric and gas utility customers. The company also provides digital wireless communications services with various communication options, including push to talk, cellular service, text messaging, wireless Internet access, and wireless data. The Southern Company was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
The Southern Company’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of September 1, 2017 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 9.