Lewis Binswanger AGL Resources

Lewis Binswanger
Vice President, External Affairs

Louie Binswanger is vice president of external affairs for Nicor Gas, the largest subsidiary of Southern Company Gas. In this role, he directs the company's regulatory policy, strategy and planning and is responsible for regulatory activities with the Illinois Commerce Commission. In addition, he leads the company's legislative and governmental affairs activities, external lobbyist engagement and development of company policy to align with state legislation.

Binswanger brings more than 30 years of natural gas industry experience to his role. Prior to joining Nicor Gas in 2013 as vice president of regulatory affairs, he served as senior vice president of legal, governmental and regulatory affairs for SourceGas, LLC in Colorado. Binswanger also has held leadership positions at other companies, including TECO Energy and its subsidiary, Peoples Gas System, Atmos Energy Corporation, Citizens Utilities and Southern Union Gas Company.

Binswanger earned his electrical engineering degree from the University of Texas at El Paso. He is a registered professional engineer and has completed a finance and accounting executive program at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Binswanger lives Naperville, Illinois.

August 2018

 

About Southern Company Gas

Southern Company Gas is a wholly owned subsidiary of Atlanta-based Southern Company (NYSE: SO), America's premier energy company. Southern Company Gas serves approximately 4.2 million natural gas utility customers through its regulated distribution companies in 4 states. Other nonutility businesses include asset management for natural gas wholesale customers and ownership and operation of natural gas storage facilities. For more information, visit Southern Company Gas at southerncompanygas.com.