Mississippi Power crews work in Alabama on March 27 to restore service to customers following a severe weather outbreak.

Mississippi Power’s storm team of more than 80 continues to work with sister company Alabama Power picking up wire and replacing several poles and transformers to safely restore service to their customers after severe weather impacted their service area.

The storm team has been working in Alabama since Friday and is expected to return home today.

Now in its 96th year of operations, Mississippi Power, a subsidiary of Southern Company (NYSE: SO), produces safe, reliable and affordable energy for more than 188,000 customers in 23 southeast Mississippi counties. Mississippi Power recently was a recipient of the Community Partner Impact Award from the Center for Energy Workforce Development for its innovative and ongoing efforts to build a diverse workforce. With nearly 160 megawatts of approved solar energy capacity, Mississippi Power is the largest partner in providing renewable energy in the state of Mississippi. Visit our websites atmississippipower.com and mississippipowernews.com, like us on Facebook, and follow us on TwitterInstagram, LinkedIn, and YouTube