Southern Company Gas Wins State of Georgia Natural Gas Contract
ATLANTA (April 5, 2005) Southern Company Gas, a subsidiary of Southern Company (NYSE:SO), has been chosen by the State of Georgia to provide natural gas to state agencies, local governments and other accounts in 25 counties under the states natural gas program. Southern Company Gas was chosen over seven other gas marketers to serve the state for the next 12 months, with the possibility of extensions once the contract term is complete. The State of Georgia contract awards Southern Company Gas over 400 accounts which include state agencies, school districts, and universities.
We are honored that the State of Georgia chose us to serve the needs of accounts under the states natural gas program, said Ron Bertasi, president & CEO of Southern Company Gas. We pride ourselves on providing customers with great pricing plans, convenient billing options and devoted customer service representatives.
Fulton County, one of the largest school systems in Georgia, chose Southern Company Gas to meet the natural gas needs for their 99 locations. Southern Company Gas also services Atlanta Public Schools, Morehouse College and Marietta City Schools, demonstrating its ties to the educational community.
For more information about Southern Company Gas, please call 1-866-SOCOGAS or visit southerncompanygas.com.