McDonald Utilities

Find McDonald 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.

Volunteer Energy Cooperative 8212 Mahan Gap Road Ooltewah TN 37363 5.0 miles from McDonald 423-344-8382

Savanah Valley Utility 7648 Short Tail Springs Road Ooltewah TN 37363 5.8 miles from McDonald 423-344-2572

East Tennessee Natural Gas Co 5888 Hunter Road Ooltewah TN 37363 5.9 miles from McDonald 423-344-1103

Cleveland Utilities 2450 Guthrie Avenue Northwest Cleveland TN 37311 7.6 miles from McDonald 423-472-4521

Savannah Valley Utility District 10700 Tennessee 58 Ooltewah TN 37363 8.9 miles from McDonald 423-344-8440

Volunteer Energy Cooperative 5335 Georgetown Road Northwest Cleveland TN 37312 9.8 miles from McDonald 423-476-6571

Eastside Utility District 3018 Hickory Valley Road Chattanooga TN 37421 10.2 miles from McDonald 423-892-2890

Ocoee Utility District 5631 Waterlevel Highway Cleveland TN 37323 11.9 miles from McDonald 423-559-8505

Hixson Utility District 5201 Hixson Pike Chattanooga TN 37343 14.5 miles from McDonald 423-877-3513

EPB Electric Power 2124 Northpoint Boulevard Chattanooga TN 37343 14.5 miles from McDonald 423-648-1372

North West Utility District 9905 Dayton Pike Soddy-Daisy TN 37379 14.8 miles from McDonald 423-332-2427

Hiwassee Utilities Commission 3973 Chatata Valley Road Northeast Charleston TN 37310 16.6 miles from McDonald 423-336-2861

Catoosa Utility District Authority 1058 Old Mill Road Ringgold GA 30736 17.0 miles from McDonald 706-937-4121

North Georgia Electric Membership 3368 Battlefield Parkway Fort Oglethorpe GA 30742 17.7 miles from McDonald 706-866-2231

Union Fork-Bakewell Utility District 405 Retro Hughes Road Sale Creek TN 37373 17.9 miles from McDonald 423-332-9733

Tennessee American Water Company Wiehl Street Chattanooga TN 37403 18.0 miles from McDonald 423-771-4700

Calhoun-Charleston Utility 144 Main Street Calhoun TN 37309 18.1 miles from McDonald 423-336-3571

Union Fork-Bakewell Utility 13687 Back Valley Road Sale Creek TN 37373 18.7 miles from McDonald 423-451-0206

Benton Waterworks Department 6496 U.s. 411 Benton TN 37307 19.6 miles from McDonald 423-338-5733

Alstom Power Turbomachines 1201 Riverfront Parkway Chattanooga TN 37402 19.8 miles from McDonald 423-826-3000

About McDonald Utilities

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

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

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

McDonald 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

McDonald 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.