Georgia Power Company (Georgia Power) operates as a vertically integrated utility providing electricity to retail customers within its service area located within the State of Georgia and to wholesale customers in the Southeast. The Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Southern Company (Southern Company). Georgia Power is engaged in the generation and purchase of electricity and the transmission, distribution, and sale of such electricity within the State of Georgia. The Company sells electricity to approximately 2.4 million customers within its service area. In 2013, retail energy sales accounted for 96% of the Company’s total sales of 84.7 billion kilowatt-hours. The Company operates 11 electric generating plants with on-site coal combustion residuals, including coal ash and gypsum storage facilities. In addition to on-site storage, the Company also sells a portion of its coal combustion residuals to third parties for beneficial reuse.