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Georgia Power Launches $3 Million Education Equity Initiative

Originally published at southerncompany.mediaroom.com. Southern Company ranked No. 20 on The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2021.   Georgia Power announced a new education equity initiative in partnership with four Georgia school districts, designed to support impactful local programs in communities of color and facilitate holistic generational change. The…

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Georgia Power and Microsoft Grant Over $200,000 to Clark Atlanta University’s Solar-Powered Generator Student Venture

Originally published at southerncompany.mediaroom.com. Southern Company ranked No. 20 on The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2021.   Georgia Power and Microsoft announced more than a $200,000 investment in support of Clark Atlanta University’s (CAU) Makerspace and Advanced Manufacturing Lab. The lab is developed to give entrepreneurial undergraduate…

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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…