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Georgia Power Invested More Than $20 Million To Help Meet Community Challenges in 2020

Originally published at southerncompany.com. Southern Company ranked No. 20 on The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2021.   Georgia Power and the Georgia Power Foundation today released their annual Citizenship Report highlighting how the company, its employees, and retirees gave back to Georgia communities last year, helping to…

Georgia Power Encourages Action During Severe Weather Awareness Week

Originally published on southerncompany.com. Georgia Power is encouraging its 2.6 million customers to be severe-weather ready, as the company partners with the Georgia Emergency Management Agency and the National Weather Service for Severe Weather Awareness Week (SWAW), which will take place February 3 – 7. Georgia Power reminds customers to keep safety first during…

Georgia Power Earns EEI Emergency Recovery Award for Restoration Efforts Following March Tornado Outbreak

Originally published on southerncompany.com. The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) today presented Georgia Power with the association’s “Emergency Recovery Award” for its power restoration efforts after 14 tornadoes hit Georgia in March 2019. The Emergency Recovery Award is given to select EEI member companies to recognize their efforts to restore power to customers after…

Southern Company: Georgia Power Launches Annual Winter Weather Preparedness Campaign

Originally published on southerncompany.com. Georgia Power encourages its 2.6 million customers to be winter-weather ready, as the company is once again partnering with FEMA, GEMA, GDOT and the National Weather Service for Winter Weather Preparedness Week (WWPW), which will take place Dec. 2 – 6. The 2019 campaign revolves around an online video…

Georgia Power presents fourth annual Preston Arkwright Award for service

Originally published on SouthernCompany.com Georgia Power has announced the recipient of the fourth annual Preston Arkwright Award for service – Ann Marie Herrera, project manager at the Customer Care Center. The company created the award to spotlight and recognize the exceptional commitment to service demonstrated by thousands of employees working every day in…

Georgia Power Receives Chairman’s Circle Corporate Responsibility Award from 100 Black Men of Atlanta, Inc.

Originally published on Southerncompany.com. Georgia Power was honored Saturday night with the 2019 Chairman’s Circle Corporate Responsibility Award for its commitment in making a difference in the Atlanta community by the 100 Black Men of Atlanta, Inc. (the 100). The Chairman’s Circle Corporate Responsibility Award recognizes organizations that have made a significant…

Georgia Power, Ron Clark Academy celebrate renewed STEM partnership

Originally published on southerncompany.com. Georgia Power and the world-renowned Ron Clark Academy in Atlanta continue to provide new skills and training for Georgia educators through the annual PowerED Fellows program. PowerED Fellows, funded by The Georgia Power Foundation Inc., receive a three-day professional developmental experience at the Ron Clark Academy focused on STEM-related best practices…

Southern Company: Georgia Power Nationally Recognized for Excellence in Employee Health and Well-being Initiatives

Originally published on southerncompany.com. Georgia Power has been honored with a 2019 Best Employers: Excellence in Health & Well-Being Gold Award by the National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of more than 440 large U.S. employers. The company received the award for providing one of the best offerings of…

Southern Company: Georgia Power Names Jason Cuevas Northeast Region Vice President

Georgia Power’s Board of Directors has elected Jason Cuevas as vice president for the company’s Northeast Region, effective immediately. In this role, he will lead external activities for 368,000 customers in a 39-county area, which includes Athens, Gainesville, Milledgeville, Augusta, and the state’s largest jobs-producing construction project, Plant Vogtle Units 3 & 4. In addition, he…