ATLANTA, Jan. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company today announced that it will conduct an analyst conference call beginning at 7:30 a.m. EST on Friday, Jan. 25. The purpose of the call will be to discuss details of the settlement agreement that was announced earlier today between Mississippi Power and the Mississippi Public Service Commission. In that agreement, a process was defined for resolving rate recovery issues related to the Plant Ratcliffe project in Kemper County, Mississippi. Investors, media and the public may listen to a live webcast of the conference call at www.southerncompany.com by clicking on the appropriate audio link. Materials related to the call will be posted on the site at 7:15 a.m. EST, and a replay of the webcast will be available for one month.With 4.4 million customers and more than 43,000 megawatts of generating capacity, Atlanta-based Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is the premier energy company serving the Southeast through its subsidiaries. A leading U.S. producer of clean, safe, reliable and affordable electricity, Southern Company owns electric utilities in four states and a growing competitive generation company, as well as fiber optics and wireless communications. Southern Company brands are known for energy innovation, excellent customer service, high reliability and retail electric prices that are below the national average. Southern Company and its subsidiaries are leading the nation's nuclear renaissance through the construction of the first new nuclear units to be built in a generation of Americans and are demonstrating their commitment to energy innovation through the development of a state-of-the-art coal gasification plant. Southern Company has been recognized by the U.S. Department of Defense and G.I. Jobs magazine as a top military employer and listed by DiversityInc as a top company for Blacks. The company received the 2012 Edison Award from the Edison Electric Institute for its leadership in new nuclear development, was named Platts' 2011 Power Company of the Year and is continually ranked among the top utilities in Fortune's annual World' s Most Admired Electric and Gas Utility rankings. Visit our website at www.southerncompany.com.