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May 30, 2015 4:47 PM ET

Electric Utilities

Company Overview of Mississippi Power Co.

Company Overview

Mississippi Power Company, a vertically integrated utility, provides electricity to retail customers in the State of Mississippi and to wholesale customers in the Southeast. The company is involved in the generation and purchase, transmission, distribution, and sale of electricity. It generates electricity through natural gas powered plants. Mississippi Power Company sells its electricity at retail in 123 communities, including Biloxi, Gulfport, Hattiesburg, Laurel, Meridian, and Pascagoula, as well as in rural areas; and at wholesale to 1 municipality, 6 rural electric distribution cooperative associations, and 1 generating and transmitting cooperative. The company was founded in 1924 and i...

2992 West Beach Boulevard

Gulfport, MS 39501

United States

Founded in 1924

1,478 Employees

Phone:

228-864-1211

Key Executives for Mississippi Power Co.

Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 61
Chief Financial Officer, Vice President and Treasurer
Age: 49
Executive Vice President of Operations
Age: 50
Chairman of Southern Company, Chief Executive Officer of Southern Company and President of Southern Company
Age: 57
Vice President, Associate General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Mississippi Power Co. Key Developments

Mississippi Power Plans to Expand Renewable Generation Portfolio with Origis Energy

Southern Company subsidiary Mississippi Power is planning to expand its renewable generation by teaming up with Origis Energy. The two companies are working to develop a 52 megawatt solar project in Sumrall, Miss., pending approval by the Mississippi Public Service Commission. Mississippi Power will reserve all the energy generated by the project. If approved, it could be in service near the end of 2016.

Mississippi Power Co. Appoints Nicole Faulk as Vice President of the Customer Services Organization, Effective May 4, 2015

Mississippi Power named Nicole Faulk as vice president of the customer services organization, effective May 4, 2015. Faulk will be responsible for all customer related activities including customer accounting, customer call centers, engineering, transmission, distribution and marketing and will report to Executive Vice President of Operations Anthony Wilson. Most recently Faulk served as vice president of Georgia Power's West Region, where she led the company's operations for more than 140,000 customers in a 19-county area. Faulk joined Southern Company in 1998 as an engineer in Southern Nuclear's professional development program. She subsequently completed senior reactor operator training and held positions of increasing responsibility at Farley Nuclear Plant in Alabama and in the development of Georgia Power's Vogtle 3 and 4 project, the first new nuclear power plants to be built in the United States in more than 30 years.

Mississippi Power Names Anthony Wilson as Executive Vice President of Operations Effective May 4, 2015

Mississippi Power named Anthony Wilson as executive vice president of operations effective May 4, 2015. Wilson will report to Mississippi Power President and CEO Ed Holland and have responsibility for the company's overall operations, including customer service, distribution, transmission, generation, marketing, community relations and corporate services. On Jan. 1, 2012, Wilson was named executive vice president of Customer Service and Operations for Georgia Power, providing leadership and direction for nearly 5,500 employees. In this role, he led the company's marketing and customer service efforts while operating and maintaining an electric system that serves 2.4 million customers in all but four of Georgia's 159 counties.

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