Lockhart Utilities

Find Lockhart 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.

Alabama Power 1293 5th Street Florala AL 36442 1.4 miles from Lockhart 800-245-2244

Florala Utilities 22664 Wall Street Florala AL 36442 1.4 miles from Lockhart 334-858-6722

Auburn Water System 3097 Locke Lane Crestview FL 32536 16.5 miles from Lockhart 850-682-1258

Mossyhead Water Works 1485 County Highway 1087 DeFuniak Springs FL 32433 17.4 miles from Lockhart 850-892-6154

Wiregrass Electric Cooperative-Samson 13148 Alabama 52 Samson AL 36477 18.1 miles from Lockhart 334-898-2423

Covington Electric Cooperative Inc 11 South Johnson Street Samson AL 36477 19.3 miles from Lockhart 334-898-2085

Southeast Alabama Gas District 107 West Cumming Avenue Opp AL 36467 19.3 miles from Lockhart 334-493-6691

Covington Electric Co-Op Inc 18836 U.s. 84 Andalusia AL 36421 20.2 miles from Lockhart 334-565-3302

Andalusia Utilities Department 505 East 3 Notch Street Andalusia AL 36420 21.7 miles from Lockhart 334-222-1332

Covington County Water Authority 22420 Tracks Lane Andalusia AL 36420 21.8 miles from Lockhart 334-428-2656

Southeast Alabama Gas District 715 Martin Luther King Junior Expressway Andalusia AL 36421 21.8 miles from Lockhart 334-222-3754

Okaloosa Gas 1874 Walton Road DeFuniak Springs FL 32433 22.0 miles from Lockhart 850-892-1087

Cooperative Propane Andalusia 811 W Bypass Andalusia AL 36420 22.0 miles from Lockhart 334-222-2019

Gulf Power Company 1655 South Ferdon Boulevard Crestview FL 32536 22.6 miles from Lockhart 850-689-4628

Powersouth Energy Cooperative 2027 East 3 Notch Street Andalusia AL 36420 23.1 miles from Lockhart 334-427-3000

Choctawhatchee Electric Co-Op 1350 Baldwin Avenue DeFuniak Springs FL 32435 24.2 miles from Lockhart 850-892-2111

Choctawhatchee Electric Co-Op 1351 Georgia Avenue Baker FL 32531 24.5 miles from Lockhart 850-892-2111

Baker Water System Incorporation 5783 Monroe Street Baker FL 32531 24.5 miles from Lockhart 850-537-5121

Milligan Water System, Inc. 5340 Florida 4 Baker FL 32531 25.1 miles from Lockhart 850-537-9131

Argyle Water System Inc. 129 Shelter Road DeFuniak Springs FL 32433 25.3 miles from Lockhart 850-892-4566

About Lockhart Utilities

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

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

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Lockhart 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

Lockhart 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.