Subsidy Tracker Parent Company Summary

Parent Company Name: 
Southern Company
Ownership Structure: 
publicly traded (ticker symbol SO)
Headquartered in: 
Georgia
Major Industry: 
utilities and power generation
Specific Industry: 
utilities
Subsidy SummarySubsidy ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local$400,6754
Federal (grants and allocated tax credits)$1,985,435,78484
TOTAL$1,985,836,45988
Loan / Bailout SummaryTotal Face ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local loans, bond financing and venture capital$00
Federal loans, loan guarantees and bailout assistance (not including repayments)$3,981,909,1173
TOTAL$3,981,909,1173
Time Period for State and Local Awards: 

Earliest year of data: 2009. Availability of data for earlier years varies greatly from program to program. The majority of the listings for this parent company are for the period since 2011.

Time Period for Federal Awards: 

FY2000 to the present

Notes: 

Dollar totals do not include awards for which no subsidy value is disclosed.

Associated Names: 

ALABAMA POWER; GULF POWER; MISSISSIPPI POWER; SOUTHERN

Links: 

For a summary of this company's regulatory violations see its Violation Tracker summary page here.

For an overview of political contributions associated with this company, see its Follow the Money page.


Top 5 States for state/local awardsTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
Mississippi$350,6873
Florida$49,9881

Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Valuesort icon Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Mississippi Power Company United States federal 2010 $279,000,000 federal allocated tax credit
Southern Company Services United States federal 2004 $270,000,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2007 $229,623,279 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2018 $187,035,889 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2010 $164,527,160 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2016 $136,672,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2018 $124,903,222 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2009 $50,363,889 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2014 $34,482,052 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2012 $33,806,640 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2010 $26,750,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2011 $24,714,921 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2009 $21,293,534 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2011 $18,550,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2016 $16,678,095 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2011 $16,250,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2001 $15,702,277 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2003 $15,031,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2008 $14,332,483 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2006 $13,762,832 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2015 $13,253,618 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2008 $13,000,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2014 $13,000,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2000 $12,526,814 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2006 $12,228,847 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2004 $12,228,847 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2018 $10,795,882 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2006 $10,271,153 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2010 $10,232,360 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2009 $10,000,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2015 $9,789,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2004 $9,771,153 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2002 $8,566,299 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2013 $8,246,363 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2007 $8,228,847 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2005 $7,228,847 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2007 $6,881,509 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2010 $6,750,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2005 $6,514,102 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2009 $6,296,789 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2016 $5,846,738 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2014 $5,597,439 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2007 $5,200,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2002 $5,000,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2005 $5,000,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2007 $4,000,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2001 $3,566,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2016 $3,535,842 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2003 $3,468,801 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2000 $3,403,186 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2008 $3,356,153 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2005 $3,257,051 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2000 $3,104,874 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2007 $3,000,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2003 $3,000,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2014 $3,000,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2009 $2,854,500 federal grant
MISSISSIPPI POWER COMPANY United States federal 2010 $2,611,049 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2006 $2,500,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2007 $2,500,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2011 $2,200,139 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2002 $2,133,701 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2008 $2,000,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2008 $1,968,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2005 $1,816,897 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2011 $1,600,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2013 $1,578,746 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2009 $1,493,826 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2013 $1,232,770 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2000 $980,901 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2007 $759,990 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2013 $636,393 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2015 $561,522 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2017 $561,522 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2004 $500,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2007 $389,644 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2000 $311,924 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2003 $300,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2014 $280,337 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. United States federal 2018 $248,492 federal grant
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2006 $233,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2006 $200,000 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC United States federal 2005 $200,000 federal grant
Mississippi Power Mississippi state 2011 $175,748 training reimbursement
SOUTHERN CO SERVICES INC United States federal 2006 $156,644 federal grant
Mississippi Power Mississippi state 2009 $96,410 training reimbursement
Mississippi Power Mississippi state 2010 $78,529 training reimbursement
Gulf Power Florida state 2012 $49,988 training reimbursement
GEORGIA POWER COMPANY United States federal 2014 $3,462,409,117 federal loan or loan guarantee
Alabama Power Company United States federal 2006 $419,500,000 federal tax-exempt bond
Mississippi Power Company United States federal 2010 $100,000,000 federal tax-exempt bond
Mississippi Power Company Mississippi state 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
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