30 Jun '17, 3pm

Southern Power embraces 'baseload renewables' for its smaller utility customers:

Southern Power looks to bring 'baseload renewables' in US Southern Power has begun working with Finland’s Wärtsilä to offer US municipal utilities and corporate electricity consumers the option of buying “baseload renewables” – or a mix of 70% or so wind and solar backed up by flexible gas generation. Southern Power – the competitive generation arm of Atlanta-based utility giant Southern Company – has rapidly transformed into one of the most important players in US renewables over the past few years, adding 900MW of operational wind in 2016. The

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