Clara Utilities

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

Clara Water Association Office 81 Buckatunna Chicora Clara Road Waynesboro MS 39367 0.5 miles from Clara 601-735-2428

American Midstream 595 Ceamon Pittman Road Waynesboro MS 39367 4.1 miles from Clara 601-671-8800

Dixie Electric Power Association 618 Azalea Drive Waynesboro MS 39367 6.8 miles from Clara 601-735-2072

Chickasawhay Natural Gas District 609 Station Street Waynesboro MS 39367 6.8 miles from Clara 601-735-0920

Hiwanee Water Association 802 Azalea Drive Waynesboro MS 39367 7.0 miles from Clara 601-735-5249

Mississippi Power Company 807 Azalea Drive Waynesboro MS 39367 7.1 miles from Clara 601-735-9372

Water Association of Hiwannee 929 Wayne Street Waynesboro MS 39367 7.1 miles from Clara 601-735-5249

Merit Energy Co Wayne Hunting Club Road Waynesboro MS 39367 15.8 miles from Clara 601-735-4139

Beat III Greene County Water System 39560 Mississippi 63 Richton MS 39476 16.5 miles from Clara 601-989-2850

Singing River Electric Power 39276 Mississippi 63 Richton MS 39476 16.8 miles from Clara 601-788-2824

Northeast Perry County Utility 212 Front Street Richton MS 39476 21.6 miles from Clara 601-788-6252

Powers Water Association 1966 Highway 184 Laurel MS 39443 23.5 miles from Clara 601-428-0294

Dixie Electric Power Association 1863 Highway 184 Laurel MS 39443 23.9 miles from Clara 601-425-2535

Beaver Meadow Water Association 107 South Front Street Laurel MS 39440 24.5 miles from Clara 601-425-4452

Beaver Dam Water Association 1190 U.s. 11 Heidelberg MS 39439 25.9 miles from Clara 601-787-4714

Washington County Water Authority Court Street Chatom AL 36518 26.1 miles from Clara 251-847-6654

Center Point Energy 26 Mason Street Laurel MS 39440 27.0 miles from Clara 601-425-1461

Chatom Utilities Board 27 Cochran Avenue Chatom AL 36518 27.1 miles from Clara 251-847-2580

Sharon Water Works 4173 Sharon Road Laurel MS 39443 27.3 miles from Clara 601-425-1023

Runnelstown Utility District 14 Pumping Station Road Petal MS 39465 28.8 miles from Clara 601-584-6386

About Clara Utilities

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

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

Utilities in Clara, Mississippi 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 Clara 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 Clara, Mississippi

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Clara 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

Clara 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.