Southern Power’s Glass Beach Wind Installation in Oklahoma is functional

Southern Power’s Glass Beach Wind Installation in Oklahoma is functional

Southern Power, a leadingU.S. noncommercial energy provider and attachment of Southern Company, moment blazoned that the 118-megawatt (MW) Glass Sands Wind Installation in Murray County, Oklahoma, is now functional.

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This design, Southern Power’s 15th wind installation, is Southern Power’s fifth wind installation in Oklahoma, and it contributes to the company’s growing line of clean energy coffers from California to Maine.

“We’re pleased to see Glass Sands Wind Installation achieve marketable operation as this installation represents an inconceivable accomplishment for our workers and mates involved with the design,” said Southern Power President Bill Grantham.”This installation showcases our commitment to the development of wind energy and is an excellent addition to our growing renewable line.”

Glass Sands Wind Installation consists of 28 wind turbines manufactured by Vestas. The electricity and associated renewable energy credits generated by the installation will be vended under a power purchase agreement with Amazon.

Southern Power acquired Glass Sands Wind Installation from Steelhead Americas, Vestas’ development arm in North America, in December 2020.M.A. Mortenson Company served as the constructor of the point, which created further than 250 jobs at peak construction.

With the addition of Glass Sands, Southern Power’s wind portfolio consists of further than MW of wind generation. Southern Power’s wind installations are a part of the company’s-MW renewable line, which consists of 43 solar and wind installations operating or under construction.

This design aligns with Southern Power’s overall business strategy of strengthening its noncommercial business by acquiring and developing generating means that are covered by long- term contracts with counterparties with strong credit support.

About Southern Power
Southern Power, a attachment of Southern Company, is a leadingU.S. noncommercial energy provider meeting the electricity requirements of cosmopolises, electric cooperatives, investor- possessed serviceability and other energy guests. Southern Power and its accessories, some of which are possessed in part with colorful mates, own or operate 54 installations operating or under development in 14 countries with further than MW of generating capacity in Alabama, California, Delaware, Georgia, Kansas, Maine, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Washington and West Virginia.

About Southern Company
Southern Company (NYSE SO) is a leading energy company serving 9 million guests through its accessories. The company provides clean, safe, dependable and affordable energy through electric operating companies in three countries, natural gas distribution companies in four countries, a competitive generation company serving noncommercial guests across America, a leading distributed energy structure company, a fiber optics network and telecommunications services. Southern Company brands are known for excellent client service, high trustability and affordable prices below the public normal. For further than a century, we’ve been erecting the future of energy and developing the full portfolio of energy coffers, including carbon-free nuclear, advanced carbon prisoner technologies, natural gas, renewables, energy effectiveness and storehouse technology. Through an assiduity- leading commitment to invention and a low- carbon future, Southern Company and its accessories develop the customized energy results our guests and communities bear to drive growth and substance. Our exacting values insure we put the requirements of those we serve at the center of everything we do and govern our business to the benefit of our world. Our commercial culture and hiring practices have been honored nationally by theU.S. Department of Defense,G.I. Jobs magazine, DiversityInc, Black Enterprise, Forbes and the Women’s Choice Award. To learn more, visitwww.southerncompany.com.

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