Gary Smith, PowerSouth CEO

GUEST COLUMN: STUDY REVEALS $13.22 BILLION ENERGY SECTOR IMPACT ON STATE’S ECONOMY

By Seth Hammett, PowerSouth’s Vice President of Business Development and Chairman of the Energy Institute of Alabama Alabama’s energy sector provides the spark that makes the state’s economic engine go. Akin to the consumer who never thinks of what goes…

Gary Smith, PowerSouth CEO

9/11

My August article, Requiem for Gus Mayer, drew more comments and support than any article I have written. I received heartfelt stories of others losing their best friends. Some wanted to know more about Gus Mayer and our relationship. One…

Gary Smith, PowerSouth CEO

CRISIS!!!

A number of recent articles cite crises that threaten our lifestyle, economy, jobs, children and futures. Of course, it is campaign season, and crises are the threat of the hour, especially if the opponent were to be elected. I did…

Gary Smith, PowerSouth CEO

FOR THE BIRDS

On August 13, 2013, ExxonMobil pled guilty to killing approximately 85 migratory birds in five states. The birds, none of which were protected or endangered, died as a result of exposure to natural gas reserve pits and wastewater storage areas…