Carolina Utilities

Find Carolina 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.

Andalusia Utilities Department 505 East 3 Notch Street Andalusia AL 36420 5.8 miles from Carolina 334-222-1332

Covington County Water Authority 22420 Tracks Lane Andalusia AL 36420 6.5 miles from Carolina 334-428-2656

Cooperative Propane Andalusia 811 W Bypass Andalusia AL 36420 7.0 miles from Carolina 334-222-2019

Southeast Alabama Gas District 715 Martin Luther King Junior Expressway Andalusia AL 36421 7.4 miles from Carolina 334-222-3754

Powersouth Energy Cooperative 2027 East 3 Notch Street Andalusia AL 36420 7.4 miles from Carolina 334-427-3000

Covington Electric Co-Op Inc 18836 U.s. 84 Andalusia AL 36421 8.9 miles from Carolina 334-565-3302

Southeast Alabama Gas District 107 West Cumming Avenue Opp AL 36467 15.9 miles from Carolina 334-493-6691

Alabama Power 1293 5th Street Florala AL 36442 19.5 miles from Carolina 800-245-2244

Florala Utilities 22664 Wall Street Florala AL 36442 19.5 miles from Carolina 334-858-6722

Elba Hydroelectric Power Inc 500 County Road 411 Elba AL 36323 26.9 miles from Carolina 334-897-0107

Auburn Water System 3097 Locke Lane Crestview FL 32536 27.6 miles from Carolina 850-682-1258

Owassa Brownville Water District County Road 26 Evergreen AL 36401 27.7 miles from Carolina 251-578-2011

Wiregrass Electric Cooperative-Samson 13148 Alabama 52 Samson AL 36477 28.1 miles from Carolina 334-898-2423

Covington Electric Co-Op Inc South Main Street Brantley AL 36009 28.2 miles from Carolina 334-527-3263

Covington Electric Cooperative Inc 11 South Johnson Street Samson AL 36477 29.3 miles from Carolina 334-898-2085

Elba Electric Department 300 Buford Street Elba AL 36323 29.7 miles from Carolina 334-897-2261

Southern Pine Electric Co-Op 205 Wild Avenue Evergreen AL 36401 30.0 miles from Carolina 251-578-3460

Alabama Power 402 Meeting Avenue Georgiana AL 36033 30.8 miles from Carolina 800-245-2244

Baker Water System Incorporation 5783 Monroe Street Baker FL 32531 31.6 miles from Carolina 850-537-5121

Choctawhatchee Electric Co-Op 1351 Georgia Avenue Baker FL 32531 31.6 miles from Carolina 850-892-2111

About Carolina Utilities

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

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

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Carolina 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

Carolina 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.