Fairmount Utilities

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

Walden's Ridge Utility District 3900 Taft Highway Signal Mountain TN 37377 0.5 miles from Fairmount 423-886-2683

Suck Creek Utility District Dixie Lane Chattanooga TN 37405 6.0 miles from Fairmount 423-658-9497

Hixson Utility District 5201 Hixson Pike Chattanooga TN 37343 6.2 miles from Fairmount 423-877-3513

EPB Electric Power 2124 Northpoint Boulevard Chattanooga TN 37343 6.2 miles from Fairmount 423-648-1372

North West Utility District 9905 Dayton Pike Soddy-Daisy TN 37379 9.3 miles from Fairmount 423-332-2427

Alstom Power Turbomachines 1201 Riverfront Parkway Chattanooga TN 37402 9.7 miles from Fairmount 423-826-3000

Tennessee American Water Company Wiehl Street Chattanooga TN 37403 9.8 miles from Fairmount 423-771-4700

Whitwell Water Works 600 North Cedar Street Whitwell TN 37397 10.1 miles from Fairmount 423-658-5615

Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative 14087 Tennessee 28 Whitwell TN 37397 10.5 miles from Fairmount 423-658-7832

Eastside Utility District 3018 Hickory Valley Road Chattanooga TN 37421 12.6 miles from Fairmount 423-892-2890

Dunlap Natural Gas System 15595 Rankin Avenue Dunlap TN 37327 13.4 miles from Fairmount 423-949-4119

Griffith Creek Utility District 6684 Tennessee 108 Scenic Whitwell TN 37397 13.5 miles from Fairmount 423-658-6937

Sequachee Valley Elec Co-Op 239 Rankin Avenue Dunlap TN 37327 13.6 miles from Fairmount 423-949-2198

East Tennessee Natural Gas Co 5888 Hunter Road Ooltewah TN 37363 14.4 miles from Fairmount 423-344-1103

Savanah Valley Utility 7648 Short Tail Springs Road Ooltewah TN 37363 14.5 miles from Fairmount 423-344-2572

Union Fork-Bakewell Utility District 405 Retro Hughes Road Sale Creek TN 37373 15.6 miles from Fairmount 423-332-9733

Union Fork-Bakewell Utility 13687 Back Valley Road Sale Creek TN 37373 15.8 miles from Fairmount 423-451-0206

Walker County Water & Sewerage Authority 4665 Happy Valley Road Chattanooga Valley GA 30725 16.8 miles from Fairmount 706-820-1455

Volunteer Energy Cooperative 8212 Mahan Gap Road Ooltewah TN 37363 17.0 miles from Fairmount 423-344-8382

North Georgia Electric Membership 3368 Battlefield Parkway Fort Oglethorpe GA 30742 18.3 miles from Fairmount 706-866-2231

About Fairmount Utilities

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

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

Utilities in Fairmount, Tennessee 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 Fairmount 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 Fairmount, Tennessee

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Fairmount 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

Fairmount 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.