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Alabama Power names new CEO, president

Alabama Power has named Jeff Peoples its new president and CEO, effective immediately, and its parent company, Southern Company, will be led by Chris Womack beginning in April

Historic Alabama: The power of water

Built in 1926, Martin Dam continues to carry out its functions of flood control, hydroelectric power and providing water.

Southern Company tests drones for checking on widespread power assets

Drones checked 28 miles of Southern Company transmission facilities near Bay Minette recently.

Crosswhite to retire as Alabama Power CEO

Mark Crosswhite, CEO of Alabama Power since 2014 and an employee of the company since 2006, will retire effective Dec. 31.

Black Bear Solar begins generating electricity

Lightsource bp and the Alabama Municipal Electric Authority celebrated the start of Black Bear Solar, the state’s largest solar farm.

Water and sewer projects receive awards

ADEM has announced $348 million in grants and loans to public water and sewer systems, with more to come.

Altaworx chosen Small Business of the Year for Mobile area

Altaworx LLC, a voice-over-internet-protocol telephone systems provider, has been named Small Business of the Year by the Mobile Chamber.

Velox LLC opens splicing division in Huntsville

Velox LLC has opened a new fiber splicing division in Huntsville and named Robert Queen splicing division manager and Charles McElroy Sr. safety director.

HData launches new platform for utility industry 

The startup’s software will streamline regulatory compliance for the utility industry, say co-founders Yuval Lubowich and Hudson Hollister.

Alabama Power Foundation awards Faulkner University grant for equipment

Alabama Power Foundation has awarded a grant to fund equipment for Faulkner University College of Health Sciences’ pediatric and adult therapy gyms.

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