Georgia Power introduces My Power Usage

                   Georgia Power introduces My Power Usage

Online program allows customers to view current energy usage, projected
monthly bills and more

PR Newswire

ATLANTA, May 30, 2013

ATLANTA, May 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Georgia Power announced today that it
has introduced My Power Usage, a new online program at that
provides customers with the information they need to better manage energy
costs and help eliminate surprises at the end of their billing cycle. The
program is available once customers sign in to their account at and enables them to view their energy use 24 hours a day,
seven days a week, as well as projected monthly bills.

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Additionally, customers are able to set up email notifications that will alert
them when their bill reaches a certain dollar amount, receive energy
efficiency tips to save money and energy, and view interactive weather graphs
to understand how hot or cold weather may impact their energy costs.

"The new My Power Usage tool complements our suite of products and services,
including energy audits and other money- and energy-saving programs, that help
customers take control of their energy use," said Mike Hazelton, vice
president of marketing for Georgia Power. "Introducing these tools and
programs is just one of the ways we are adding value for our customers every

My Power Usage is the latest addition to a diverse collection of useful tools
and information available for customers at Customers can
also visit the website to report an outage and check on repair status; start,
stop or transfer electrical service; view helpful "how to" videos on a variety
of topics; and learn about programs and rebates for both residential and
business customers.

The company also recently upgraded its website, working as part of an internal
coalition led by eSSENTIAL Accessibility™, with an assistive
technology-enabled gateway that allows customers with disabilities to navigate
the website more easily.

Georgia Power is the largest subsidiary of Southern Company, one of the
nation's largest generators of electricity. The company is an investor-owned,
tax-paying utility with rates below the national average. Georgia Power serves
2.4 million customers in all but four of Georgia's 159 counties.

SOURCE Georgia Power

Contact: Media: Georgia Power Media Relations, (404) 506-7676 or (800)
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