Alma Utilities

Find Alma Alabama utilities. Utilities provide information on public services including electricity (power and light companies), oil and gas (home heating and cooking), waste and sewage companies.

Old Line Water Authority 114 East Cedar Street Jackson AL 36545 9.1 miles from Alma 251-246-9205

Alabama Power Company 1120 College Avenue Jackson AL 36545 9.3 miles from Alma 800-245-2244

Clarke-Washington Electric Membership Corporation 1307 College Avenue Jackson AL 36545 9.3 miles from Alma 251-246-9081

Clarke Mobile Counties Gas District 2003 College Avenue Jackson AL 36545 9.3 miles from Alma 251-246-2428

City Of Jackson Water Works Sewer Board Commerce Street Jackson AL 36545 10.1 miles from Alma 251-246-2900

Le Roy Water Authority 26123 U.s. 43 Leroy AL 36548 13.0 miles from Alma 251-247-0115

Mid Clarke Water Poplar Street Grove Hill AL 36451 15.2 miles from Alma 251-275-2818

Clarke-Mobile Counties Gas District 119 Main Street Grove Hill AL 36451 17.0 miles from Alma 251-275-8138

Clarke County Utilities 114 Court Street Grove Hill AL 36451 17.0 miles from Alma 251-275-8213

Saint Stephens Water System 19277 County Road 34 St. Stephens AL 36569 18.5 miles from Alma 251-246-3834

Southern Pine Elec Co-Op 3943 Bowden Street Frisco City AL 36445 20.8 miles from Alma 251-267-3196

Swift Energy Co 4677 Wild Fork Road Frisco City AL 36445 20.9 miles from Alma 251-267-2862

Power South Energy Co-Op 7115 U.s. 43 McIntosh AL 36553 21.9 miles from Alma 251-944-8835

Gas Processors Inc 2797 James Brooks Road Atmore AL 36502 22.4 miles from Alma 251-862-9030

Monroeville Water Works 69 West Claiborne Street Monroeville AL 36460 25.6 miles from Alma 251-575-2617

Southern Energy Co 115 Ivey Street Monroeville AL 36460 25.8 miles from Alma 251-575-3171

Chatom Utilities Board 27 Cochran Avenue Chatom AL 36518 29.5 miles from Alma 251-847-2580

Washington County Water Authority Court Street Chatom AL 36518 30.1 miles from Alma 251-847-6654

Southwest Alabama Water Authority 1015 Old Peterman Highway Peterman AL 36471 30.4 miles from Alma 251-564-2727

Clarke-Mobile Counties Gas District 311 West Front Street Thomasville AL 36784 31.3 miles from Alma 334-636-4533

About Alma Utilities

Alma Utilities are business enterprises that provide essential public services including electricity, natural gas, water, and sewer services in Alma, AL. Because of the infrastructure required to deliver services, a monopoly is often the most economical way for a utility service to operate. Alma Public Utility Companies serve all of the customers for a particular service in Alma.

You may contact Utilities for questions about:
  • Alma Utilities billing and payments
  • Sewer rates and water bills
  • Setting up Utilities
  • Power outages
  • Natural gas hookups
Public & Private Utility Companies

Utilities in Alma, Alabama may be publicly owned enterprises or private companies. In both cases, the primary source of revenue supporting the Utility is user fees paid by customers. In the case of publicly owned Utilities, the assets of the Utility are owned by the Alma Government Utilities Department, but it operates as a self-sustaining public enterprise supported by its own revenues rather than relying on taxes to fund operations.

Public Utilities Commissions in Alma, Alabama

In Alabama, Utilities are regulated by the Public Services Commissions or Public Utilities Commission. Public Services Commissions are necessary when monopolies exist or in cases where competition is very limited, to ensure that Alma consumers receive safe, reliable, and reasonably priced services from competent and financially viable companies. Alma Utilities must receive approval for the rates they charge and they are also required to demonstrate to the Alma Public Services Commission that they have plans to maintain an infrastructure capable of supporting current and future demand for services.

Electric Utilities

Alma Electric Utilities are the most likely to function as a hybrid of monopoly and competitive services. Only one system for transmitting and delivering electricity to customers is feasible in a given service area such as, AL. Therefore, transmission and distribution of electricity operates as a monopoly and customers do not have a choice when selecting their Alma electric power company. However, the electricity in the Alma electric grid may come from numerous suppliers.

Water Utilities

Water Utility Services in Alma provide potable tap water directly to residential, commercial, industrial, and institutional customers through a distribution system.

Sewer Utilities

Alma Sewer Service Companies receive wastewater from customers via sanitary sewers at a wastewater treatment plant. The Sewer Utility treats the wastewater to reduce pollutants before it is released into waterways.

Natural Gas Utilities

Alma Natural Gas Companies are essentially local distribution companies that deliver natural gas, received from large capacity interstate or intrastate pipelines, to individual customers through small diameter distribution pipelines.