Colquitt Utilities

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

Georgia Power Co Damascus Road Blakely GA 39823 17.8 miles from Colquitt 229-723-3165

Blakely Utility Service 82 Court Sq Blakely GA 39823 18.5 miles from Colquitt 229-723-4320

Alabama Power Company 518 North Broadway Street Ashford AL 36312 29.7 miles from Colquitt 800-245-2244

Ashford Water Department 525 North Broadway Street Ashford AL 36312 29.7 miles from Colquitt 334-899-3366

Wiregrass Electric Co-op 1066 Ashford Road Ashford AL 36312 31.3 miles from Colquitt 334-899-5188

Grady Electric Membership Corporation 1499 U.s. 84 Cairo GA 39828 31.8 miles from Colquitt 229-377-4182

Chattahoochee Utilities 115 Lincoln Drive Chattahoochee FL 32324 34.1 miles from Colquitt 850-663-4475

Marianna Sunland Utilities 3693 Industrial Park Drive Marianna FL 32446 35.4 miles from Colquitt 850-526-1447

Alabama Power 18011 U.s. 431 Headland AL 36345 37.3 miles from Colquitt 800-245-2244

Southeast Alabama Gas District 105 Main Street Headland AL 36345 38.1 miles from Colquitt 334-693-5345

Dothan Utility Services 126 North Saint Andrews Street Dothan AL 36303 39.1 miles from Colquitt 334-615-4100

Southern Nuclear Operating Co 179 North Foster Street Dothan AL 36303 39.2 miles from Colquitt 334-702-2500

Northwest Florida Water Management 4765 Pelt Street Marianna FL 32446 39.2 miles from Colquitt 850-482-9522

Southeast Alabama Gas District 2390 Ross Clark Circle Dothan AL 36301 40.1 miles from Colquitt 334-794-0567

Marianna Utility Billing Office 2898 Green Street Marianna FL 32446 40.2 miles from Colquitt 850-482-4353

Dothan Electric Department 200 Kilgore Drive Dothan AL 36301 40.8 miles from Colquitt 334-712-2600

Sowega Power Station 2237 Hatcher Hill Road Baconton GA 31716 40.9 miles from Colquitt 229-787-2510

Abbeville Water Department 103 East Williams Street Abbeville AL 36310 41.0 miles from Colquitt 334-585-3124

Southern Company 109 West Washington Street Abbeville AL 36310 41.0 miles from Colquitt 334-585-3266

Southeast Alabama Gas District 200 West Washington Street Abbeville AL 36310 41.2 miles from Colquitt 334-585-3138

About Colquitt Utilities

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

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

Utilities in Colquitt, Georgia 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 Colquitt 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 Colquitt, Georgia

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Colquitt 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

Colquitt 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.