McShan Utilities

Find McShan 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 110 4th Avenue Northeast Reform AL 35481 7.4 miles from McShan 205-375-4202


Pickens County Water Warehouse 245 Phoenix Avenue Carrollton AL 35447 8.4 miles from McShan 205-367-2132

Pickens County Water Authority 90 Phoenix Avenue Carrollton AL 35447 8.5 miles from McShan 205-367-8923

Millport Water Plant 324 Margaret Street Millport AL 35576 13.0 miles from McShan 205-662-4625

South Lowndes Water Association 2109 O'Leary Lane Columbus MS 39702 15.2 miles from McShan 662-329-3929

Wilco Sewer Utility 1526 Gardner Boulevard Columbus MS 39702 16.9 miles from McShan 662-245-0052

Pickens County Natural Gas Mobile Road Aliceville AL 35442 17.4 miles from McShan 205-373-2889

Alabama Power Company 305 3rd Avenue Northwest Aliceville AL 35442 17.4 miles from McShan 800-245-2244

Aliceville Water Department 311 3rd Avenue Northwest Aliceville AL 35442 17.4 miles from McShan 205-373-2365

Columbus Light & Water Department 420 4th Avenue South Columbus MS 39701 18.2 miles from McShan 662-328-7192

Prairie Land Water Association 150 Artesia Road Columbus MS 39701 21.4 miles from McShan 662-245-1150

Prairie Land Water Association 150 Artesia Road Columbus MS 39701 21.4 miles from McShan 662-245-1150

Prairie Land Water Association 150 Artesia Road Columbus MS 39701 21.4 miles from McShan 662-245-1150

Caledonia Natural Gas District 1200 Main Street Caledonia MS 39740 23.0 miles from McShan 662-356-4250

Caledonia Sewerage Department 202 South Street Caledonia MS 39740 23.3 miles from McShan 662-356-6993

Monroe County Electric Power 746 Main Street Caledonia MS 39740 23.4 miles from McShan 662-356-4100

Southern Natural Gas Company 17828 Mormon Road Northport AL 35475 24.8 miles from McShan 205-339-4759

Buhl Elrod Holman Water Authority 35446 Sipsey Valley Road Buhl AL 35446 25.0 miles from McShan 205-333-0231

Lamar County Gas District 44323 Alabama 17 Vernon AL 35592 25.7 miles from McShan 205-695-9320

Fayette Water Filter Plant 2592 Alabama 96 Fayette AL 35555 26.1 miles from McShan 205-932-5913

About McShan Utilities

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

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

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

McShan 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

McShan 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.