Storage

February 10, 2003 [SolarAccess.com] Southern Company announced the launch of its new electric transportation e-commerce Web site at the national Electric Transportation Information Conference. The company said the new Web site marks the first time everything relating to electric vehicles is available in a single location. Visitors will be able to immediately locate electric vehicle...
Bioenergy

Southern States Power Co. Inc., a member of the National Biodiesel Board, has signed a Letter of Intent to invest in a biodiesel production partnership with a Southern California feedstock supplier, which plans to produce up to 3 million gallons of EPA-registered OxEG Biodiesel fuel per year for the on-road market.
Solar

September 12, 2002 [SolarAccess.com] Abengoa SA plans to invest a total of €44 million (US$42.9 million) building two solar energy plants in Seville, southern Spain. Abengoa plans to construct a 10 MW solar energy plant with an expected investment of €36 million (US$35.1 million), as well as investing a further €7.8 million (US$7.6 million) through...
Bioenergy

Southern States Power Co. Inc. CEO and President Harrison A. McCoy III, has completed a series of three interviews in which he discusses the company’s election to become a business development company. In addition to outlining the new business strategy, McCoy discusses the types of investments that Southern States will seek, particularly identifying the growing...
Bioenergy

May 10, 2002 [SolarAccess.com] Southern States Power Co. Inc. has moved its corporate headquarters to Riverside, California in a move designed to reduce costs and facilitate the development of the company’s biodiesel production facility planned for construction on land near the new office location. The company also announced that William O. Sheaffer has voluntarily stepped...
Storage

May 1, 2002 [SolarAccess.com] Southern Company’s switchgrass Renewable Energy project has taken its second environmental award. The company is testing the use of switchgrass at its Gadsden Steam Plant, which is owned and operated by the company’s Alabama Power subsidiary. Billy Zemo, a senior engineer at Plant Gadsden, and Doug Boylan, a research engineer at...
Bioenergy

Southern States Power Co. Inc., a provider of alternative fuels and a member of the National Biodiesel Board, announced that the company has entered into an agreement for the acquisition of a commercial fuel dispensing facility in Phoenix from Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, LLC and Cardlock LLC, a division of Southern Counties Oil Co.