Black Utilities

Find Black 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.

Wiregrass Electric 509 Alabama 167 Hartford AL 36344 5.6 miles from Black 334-588-2223

Alabama Power 603 South Commerce Street Geneva AL 36340 7.3 miles from Black 334-684-2618

Geneva Waterworks & Sewer Board 517 South Commerce Street Geneva AL 36340 7.3 miles from Black 334-684-9810

Geneva County Gas District Office 806 East Town Avenue Geneva AL 36340 7.4 miles from Black 334-684-2284

Slocomb Water Works & Sewer 255 Harris Highway Slocomb AL 36375 11.2 miles from Black 334-886-9189

West Florida Electric Cooperative 5282 Peanut Road Graceville FL 32440 14.3 miles from Black 850-263-3231

Covington Electric Cooperative Inc 11 South Johnson Street Samson AL 36477 19.3 miles from Black 334-898-2085

Daleville Water Department 750 Daleville Avenue Daleville AL 36322 19.9 miles from Black 334-598-1119

Southeast Alabama Gas District 187 Daleville Avenue Daleville AL 36322 20.4 miles from Black 334-598-2648

Wiregrass Electric Cooperative-Samson 13148 Alabama 52 Samson AL 36477 20.5 miles from Black 334-898-2423

Wiregrass Electric 6167 Fortner Street Dothan AL 36305 20.5 miles from Black 334-712-0714

Utility Services Rehobeth 2003 South Brannon Stand Road Dothan AL 36305 20.7 miles from Black 334-712-0714

Southeast Alabama Gas District 102 Lester Drive Enterprise AL 36330 22.3 miles from Black 334-347-7968

Dothan Electric Department 200 Kilgore Drive Dothan AL 36301 22.7 miles from Black 334-712-2600

Southeast Alabama Gas District 2390 Ross Clark Circle Dothan AL 36301 23.5 miles from Black 334-794-0567

Covington Electric Cooperative 19349 Alabama 134 Enterprise AL 36330 23.6 miles from Black 334-347-9449

Southeast Alabama Gas John D Odom Road Dothan AL 36303 23.8 miles from Black 334-794-8742

South Alabama Gas 102 Killebrew Street Newton AL 36352 24.0 miles from Black 334-299-0119

Southern Nuclear Operating Co 179 North Foster Street Dothan AL 36303 25.5 miles from Black 334-702-2500

Dothan Utility Services 126 North Saint Andrews Street Dothan AL 36303 25.6 miles from Black 334-615-4100

About Black Utilities

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

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

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

Electric Utilities

Black 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 Black electric power company. However, the electricity in the Black electric grid may come from numerous suppliers.

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Black 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

Black 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.