Apple Valley Utilities

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

Apple Valley Foothill County Water District 22545 Del Oro Road Apple Valley CA 92308 760-247-1101

Apple Valley Heights County Water 9430 Cerra Vista Street Apple Valley CA 92308 760-247-7330

Apple Valley Ranchos Water Company 21760 Ottawa Road Apple Valley CA 92308 760-247-6484

Golden State Water Company 13608 Hitt Road Apple Valley CA 92308 760-247-3391

Golden State Water Company 13608 Hitt Road Apple Valley CA 92308 760-247-7420

Juniper Riveria County Water 25715 Santa Rosa Road Apple Valley CA 92308 760-247-9818

Mariana Ranchos County Water District 9600 Manzanita Street Apple Valley CA 92308 760-247-9405

Rancheritos Mutual Water Company 21832 Viento Road Apple Valley CA 92308 760-247-3730

Thunderbird County Water District 24737 Standing Rock Avenue Apple Valley CA 92307 760-247-2503

About Apple Valley Utilities

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

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

Utilities in Apple Valley, California 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 Apple Valley 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 Apple Valley, California

In California, 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 Apple Valley consumers receive safe, reliable, and reasonably priced services from competent and financially viable companies. Apple Valley Utilities must receive approval for the rates they charge and they are also required to demonstrate to the Apple Valley Public Services Commission that they have plans to maintain an infrastructure capable of supporting current and future demand for services.

Electric Utilities

Apple Valley 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, CA. Therefore, transmission and distribution of electricity operates as a monopoly and customers do not have a choice when selecting their Apple Valley electric power company. However, the electricity in the Apple Valley electric grid may come from numerous suppliers.

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Apple Valley 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

Apple Valley 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.