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Alabama Power Company (ALF) - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

  • ID: 1291601
  • August 2011
  • Region: Alabama
  • 27 pages
  • GlobalData

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Alabama Power Company (ALF) - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Summary

Alabama Power Company (Alabama Power) is an electric utility company engaged in generation, transmission and distribution of power. It also purchases electricity and distributes to its customers. The company also owns coal reserves near its Plant Gorgas and utilizes its output in its generating plants. It has a total nameplate capacity of 12,222 MW. The company distributes electricity through 10,488 miles of transmission lines and 81,497 miles of distribution lines. Alabama Power generates electricity from coal, hydro, natural gas, oil and nuclear sources. The company provides electricity to more than 650 communities which includes Anniston, Birmingham, Gadsden, Mobile, Montgomery, and Tuscaloosa, as well as across rural areas, and at wholesale to 15 municipally-owned electric distribution systems, of which 11 are served indirectly through sales to AMEA, and two rural distributing cooperative associations. Alabama Power sells electricity to 1,439,016 customers that includes 1,235,128 residential, 197,336 commercial, 5,770 industrial, and 782 other customers. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of READ MORE >

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List of Tables
List of Figures
Section 1 - About the Company
Alabama Power Company - Key Facts
Alabama Power Company - Key Employees
Alabama Power Company - Key Employee Biographies
Alabama Power Company - Major Products and Services
Alabama Power Company - History
Alabama Power Company - Company Statement
Alabama Power Company - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Alabama Power Company - Business Description
Alabama Power Company - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Alabama Power Company - Strengths
Strength - Strong Position of the Parent Company
Strength - Environmental Stewardship
Strength - Operational Integration
Strength - Improving Financial Performance
Weakness - Dependency on Thermal Fuel Sources
Weakness - Declining Performance in Whole Sale segment
Weakness - Litigations and Lawsuits
Opportunity - Growth Prospects for Wind Energy
Opportunity - Rising Demand for Electricity
Opportunity - Growing Focus on Renewable Energy
Threat - Nuclear Generation Risk
Threat - Stringent Environmental Regulations
Alabama Power Company - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company’s Power Financial Deals and Alliances
Alabama Power Company, Power, Deals By Year, 2005 to YTD 2011
Alabama Power Company, Power, Deals By Type, 2005 to YTD 2011
Alabama Power Company, Clean Technology, Deals By Year, 2005 to YTD 2011
Alabama Power Company, Clean Technology, Deals By Type, 2005 to YTD 2011
Alabama Power Company, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Jul 22, 2011: Alabama Power Expands Solar Power Research
Jul 21, 2011: Alabama Power To Install Limited Number Of Solar Panels On Utility Poles In Metro Birmingham
May 02, 2011: Alabama Power Announces Update On Electric Service Restoration
Mar 15, 2011: Alabama Power Wins EPA's Clean Air Lawsuit
Feb 09, 2011: Alabama Power Completes Over $1.2 Billion In Environmental Improvements At Plant Miller In Jefferson County, US
Jun 30, 2010: Alabama Power Elects Allcorn-Walker As Vice President And Comptroller
May 19, 2010: Southern Company's Farley NPP's 860MW Unit 2 Ramps Up 60%
Apr 23, 2010: Alabama Power Elects Bob Weaver As Officer And Vice President Corporate Services
Apr 23, 2010: Alabama Power Announces Bill Johnson’s Retirement
Apr 23, 2010: Alabama Power Elects Harkins As Officer And Vice President For Corporate Real Estate
Section 5 – Appendix
Methodology
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