South Mississippi Electric’s sole purpose is to provide reliable and affordable wholesale electric energy to its 11 Member-owner electric power associations. This mission is accomplished through focusing on the core fundamentals of power generation, power purchasing, power delivery, and fuel risk mitigation. South Mississippi Electric’s professional employees are focused on providing value to the Member systems by achieving the highest levels of safety, reliability and economics.
South Mississippi Electric generates, transmits and delivers electric energy through more than 1,700 miles of high-voltage transmission lines. Our Member systems own and maintain approximately 56,300 miles of distribution line and provide service to more than 410,000 homes and businesses in 56 of Mississippi’s 82 counties, over half of the state’s land mass.


7037 US Highway 49
Hattiesburg, MS USA 39402
Phone: 601-268-2083