Jachin Utilities

Find Jachin 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.

North Choctaw Water Board 3997 Broad Street Butler AL 36904 7.2 miles from Jachin 205-398-3161

York City Utility Department 607 2nd Avenue York AL 36925 19.2 miles from Jachin 205-392-2007

Alabama Power Company 111 East 8th Avenue Linden AL 36748 22.2 miles from Jachin 334-295-5618

Linden Utilities Board 821 East Coats Avenue Linden AL 36748 22.8 miles from Jachin 334-295-8011

Toomsuba Water System 3934 Melvin Swain Road Toomsuba MS 39364 23.6 miles from Jachin 601-632-4366

South Choctaw Water District 13217 Choctaw Ave Gilbertown AL 36908 26.1 miles from Jachin 251-843-2477

Sumter County Water Authority 400 Alabama 28 Livingston AL 35470 27.3 miles from Jachin 205-652-9394

Demopolis Water Works 1104 Floyd Avenue Demopolis AL 36732 27.7 miles from Jachin 334-287-1186

Alabama Power 205 North Main Avenue Demopolis AL 36732 27.7 miles from Jachin 800-245-2244

Black Warrior Electric Membership 1410 U.s. 43 Demopolis AL 36732 27.7 miles from Jachin 334-289-0845

Demopolis Sewer Board East Capitol Street Demopolis AL 36732 27.9 miles from Jachin 334-289-3328

Long Creek Water Association 4695 Long Creek Water Road Meridian MS 39301 28.8 miles from Jachin 601-693-3096

Russell Utilities 1767 Willow Lake Road Toomsuba MS 39364 28.8 miles from Jachin 601-482-7338

Clarkdale Water Association 5160 Mississippi 145 Meridian MS 39301 30.9 miles from Jachin 601-693-4686

Mississippi Power Company 3118 Old Highway 45 North Meridian MS 39301 31.5 miles from Jachin 601-484-2947

East Mississippi Electric Power Association 2128 Mississippi 39 Meridian MS 39301 31.9 miles from Jachin 601-581-8600

Southern Natural Gas Co 7417 County Road 1 Gallion AL 36742 32.4 miles from Jachin 334-289-0881

South Alabama Gas 32950 U.s. 43 Thomasville AL 36784 33.0 miles from Jachin 334-636-2366

Clarke-Mobile Counties Gas District 311 West Front Street Thomasville AL 36784 33.3 miles from Jachin 334-636-4533

Maples Gas Co Inc 8505 Mississippi 39 Meridian MS 39305 34.2 miles from Jachin 601-681-4719

About Jachin Utilities

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

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

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Jachin 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

Jachin 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.