Southern Company, AGL Resources file request with Illinois regulators for approval of merger
When completed, the combination of
- 11 regulated electric and natural gas distribution companies providing service to approximately nine million customers;
- Operations of nearly 200,000 miles of electric transmission and distribution lines;
- More than 80,000 miles of gas pipelines; and
- Approximately 46,000 megawatts of electricity generating capacity.
The companies expect to complete the transaction in the second half of 2016. For more information about the proposed merger, visit www.doingenergybetter.com.
With more than 4.5 million customers and approximately 46,000 megawatts of generating capacity, Atlanta-based