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Renew Our Rivers announces 2017 schedule

Renew Our Rivers is kicking off its 18th year, with 31 cleanups planned across the state in 2017. Since the program started, about 100,000 volunteers have collected over 14 million pounds of trash…

ALABAMA POWER DIVIDENDS DECLARED

BIRMINGHAM – The board of directors of Alabama Power Company has declared the regular quarterly dividends on the company’s outstanding preferred stock and preference stock as follows:…

Electric car owners can now charge up at Uptown

BIRMINGHAM – Electric car owners can now power up while grabbing a bite to eat at Uptown at the BJCC. Eight Tesla charging stations have been installed in the parking lot behind Mugshots and…

Alabama Power launches Smart Neighbor

Alabama Power customers have a new digital marketplace to shop for smart and energy-efficient products. Smart Neighbor by Alabama Power is an e-commerce website featuring a curated portfolio of…

Alabamapower.com gets new look

Alabama Power has redesigned its website to meet customers’ evolving needs. “More of our customers are managing their accounts through alabamapower.com than ever before,” said Greg Barker,…

Alert terminated at Plant Farley

The Alert at Farley Nuclear Plant was terminated Nov. 1 at 11:40 p.m. CT. It was declared Nov. 1 at 5:43 p.m. CT because ammonia vapors were detected within a vital area in Unit 1. The leak was…

Alert continues at Plant Farley

An Alert was declared at the Farley Nuclear Plant today at 5:43 p.m. CT because ammonia was detected within a vital area in Unit 1. An Alert means an event has occurred that could reduce the…

Alert declared at Plant Farley

The Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant declared an Alert at 5:43 p.m. CT today. The U.S Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) as well as state and local agencies have been notified of the declaration….

LAKE CONDITIONS ALERT

The drought affecting all of Alabama continues to reduce flows in rivers and streams that feed Alabama Power’s lakes. The conditions have resulted in levels at Alabama Power reservoirs below…

Volunteers set to clean Neely Henry Lake Oct. 31-Nov. 2

What: The Renew Our Rivers Neely Henry Lake cleanup is Monday, Oct. 31 to Wednesday, Nov. 2 on the Coosa River. Volunteers will meet at the city of Gadsden Boat Dock at 9 a.m. each day to pick up…

Volunteers set to clean Lake Mitchell Oct. 29

What: The Renew Our Rivers Lake Mitchell cleanup is Saturday, Oct. 29. Volunteers should report at 8 a.m. to the Higgins Ferry boat launch for a safety briefing. The cleanup will end at 11:30 a.m….

Volunteers set to clean R.L. Harris Lake Oct. 25-27

What: The Renew Our Rivers R.L. Harris Lake cleanup is Oct. 25-27. Volunteers should report at 8 a.m. each day at the Highway 48 boat ramp. Volunteers should wear comfortable clothes and…

Alabama Power declares dividends

BIRMINGHAM – The board of directors of Alabama Power Company has declared the regular quarterly dividends on the company’s outstanding preferred stock and preference stock as follows:…

Alabama Power Foundation awards seven Elevate grants

The Alabama Power Foundation has awarded seven Elevate grants to nonprofits across the state. The Elevate grant program empowers organizations by providing funds for community-centered projects…

Volunteers set to clean Smith Lake Oct. 6

What: The Renew Our Rivers Smith Lake cleanup is Thursday, Oct. 6. Volunteers should report at 8:30 a.m. at Houston Recreation Area. Volunteers should wear comfortable clothes and closed-toe…