Lipscomb Utilities

Find Lipscomb 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.

Bessemer Electric & Water Service 1600 1st Avenue North Bessemer AL 35020 2.5 miles from Lipscomb 205-481-4333

Village Creek Sewer Treatment 1440 Pleasant Hill Road Birmingham AL 35224 6.4 miles from Lipscomb 205-791-6405

North County Utility 2086 Valleydale Terrace Birmingham AL 35244 9.2 miles from Lipscomb 205-733-1672

Elba Express Company LLC 569 Brookwood Village Homewood AL 35209 9.3 miles from Lipscomb 205-802-1294

Southern Natural Gas Company 569 Brookwood Village Homewood AL 35209 9.3 miles from Lipscomb 205-325-7410

Helena Town Utilities Board 816 Highway 52 West Helena AL 35080 10.5 miles from Lipscomb 205-663-1673

Alabama Power Company 3730 4th Terrace North Birmingham AL 35222 10.8 miles from Lipscomb 205-591-9555

Birmingham Waterworks Board 3621 Messer Airport Highway Birmingham AL 35222 10.8 miles from Lipscomb 205-264-9980

Alabama Power 2 Industrial Park Drive Pelham AL 35124 11.1 miles from Lipscomb 800-245-2244

Taw Power Systems Inc 200 Yeager Parkway Pelham AL 35124 11.3 miles from Lipscomb 205-621-0755

Birmingham Water Works 4400 Inglenook Lane Birmingham AL 35217 13.4 miles from Lipscomb 205-841-2775

Warrior River Water Authority 22805 Bucksville Road McCalla AL 35111 13.7 miles from Lipscomb 205-477-5791

Alabaster Water Board 213 1st Street North Alabaster AL 35007 14.0 miles from Lipscomb 205-663-6155

Tarrant Electric 1604 Pinson Valley Parkway Birmingham AL 35217 14.0 miles from Lipscomb 205-841-1721

Alabama Power Co 4250 Porter Road Quinton AL 35130 16.0 miles from Lipscomb 205-488-2877

Warrior River Water Authority 523 Belcher Ferry Road Bessemer AL 35023 16.4 miles from Lipscomb 205-436-3532

Alabama Power 949 Main Street Gardendale AL 35071 16.9 miles from Lipscomb 800-245-2244

Green Pond Water System 19639 Eastern Valley Road Green Pond AL 35074 19.1 miles from Lipscomb 205-938-9367

Alabama Power Company 744 County Road 87 Calera AL 35040 19.4 miles from Lipscomb 205-682-0201

CFEC Water Authority 46 Brasfield Drive Quinton AL 35130 19.4 miles from Lipscomb 205-674-8385

About Lipscomb Utilities

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

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

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Lipscomb 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

Lipscomb 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.