Kinston Utilities

Find Kinston 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.

Southeast Alabama Gas District 107 West Cumming Avenue Opp AL 36467 6.6 miles from Kinston 334-493-6691

Wiregrass Electric Cooperative-Samson 13148 Alabama 52 Samson AL 36477 9.6 miles from Kinston 334-898-2423

Covington Electric Cooperative Inc 11 South Johnson Street Samson AL 36477 10.4 miles from Kinston 334-898-2085

Elba Hydroelectric Power Inc 500 County Road 411 Elba AL 36323 11.0 miles from Kinston 334-897-0107

Covington Electric Co-Op Inc 18836 U.s. 84 Andalusia AL 36421 14.5 miles from Kinston 334-565-3302

Elba Electric Department 300 Buford Street Elba AL 36323 14.9 miles from Kinston 334-897-2261

Covington Electric Cooperative 19349 Alabama 134 Enterprise AL 36330 17.4 miles from Kinston 334-347-9449

Alabama Power 1293 5th Street Florala AL 36442 17.5 miles from Kinston 800-245-2244

Florala Utilities 22664 Wall Street Florala AL 36442 17.5 miles from Kinston 334-858-6722

Southeast Alabama Gas District 715 Martin Luther King Junior Expressway Andalusia AL 36421 17.5 miles from Kinston 334-222-3754

Cooperative Propane Andalusia 811 W Bypass Andalusia AL 36420 18.2 miles from Kinston 334-222-2019

New Brockton Water Department 706 East Mckinnon Street New Brockton AL 36351 18.4 miles from Kinston 334-894-5550

Covington County Water Authority 22420 Tracks Lane Andalusia AL 36420 18.4 miles from Kinston 334-428-2656

Andalusia Utilities Department 505 East 3 Notch Street Andalusia AL 36420 19.1 miles from Kinston 334-222-1332

Powersouth Energy Cooperative 2027 East 3 Notch Street Andalusia AL 36420 19.2 miles from Kinston 334-427-3000

Southeast Alabama Gas District 102 Lester Drive Enterprise AL 36330 20.6 miles from Kinston 334-347-7968

Geneva County Gas District Office 806 East Town Avenue Geneva AL 36340 22.2 miles from Kinston 334-684-2284

Geneva Waterworks & Sewer Board 517 South Commerce Street Geneva AL 36340 22.2 miles from Kinston 334-684-9810

Alabama Power 603 South Commerce Street Geneva AL 36340 22.3 miles from Kinston 334-684-2618

Covington Electric Co-Op Inc South Main Street Brantley AL 36009 24.8 miles from Kinston 334-527-3263

About Kinston Utilities

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

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

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Kinston 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

Kinston 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.