Alabama Power Company Reports Quarterly Earnings
The following was issued today by Alabama Power:
Company description * Birmingham based investor-owned electric utility; a subsidiary of Southern Company
"The increase in net income for the second quarter ended June 2000 was primarily due to an increase in territorial energy sales, partially offset by higher maintenance expenses. Net income increased in the 12 month period ended June 2000 primarily due to an increase in territorial energy sales."
-- William B. Hutchins, III, executive vice president, chief financial
officer and treasurer
SOURCE: Alabama Power
Contact: Darya Braggs of Alabama Power, 205-257-4211, or