Peterson Utilities

Find Peterson 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.

Peterson Water Works 12803 Holt Peterson Road Cottondale AL 35453 0.5 miles from Peterson 205-556-7785

Mitchell Water System Inc 11389 Monticello Drive Duncanville AL 35456 8.6 miles from Peterson 205-759-2728

Citizens Water Services 16773 U.s. 11 Vance AL 35490 8.7 miles from Peterson 205-556-2224

City of Tuscaloosa Water and Sewer Department 2621 Old Kaulton Road Tuscaloosa AL 35401 9.0 miles from Peterson 205-349-0280

Tuscaloosa Sewer Department 4010 Kauloosa Avenue Tuscaloosa AL 35401 9.0 miles from Peterson 205-248-5900

Enbridge Pipeline Co 13969 Bear Creek Road Duncanville AL 35456 10.8 miles from Peterson 205-758-1031

Carrolls Creek Water Authority 14462 Firehouse Road Northport AL 35475 11.1 miles from Peterson 205-333-1140

Southern Natural Gas Company 9001 Energy Lane Northport AL 35476 12.8 miles from Peterson 205-333-0239

Enbridge Pipeline Co 13688 U.s. 82 Duncanville AL 35456 13.0 miles from Peterson 205-758-5926

Englewood-Hulls Water System 11276 Crocker Drive Tuscaloosa AL 35405 13.7 miles from Peterson 205-345-9333

Sand Springs Water Authority 13951 Alabama 171 Northport AL 35475 14.0 miles from Peterson 205-339-9807

Coker Water Authority 11556 Eizenhower Drive Coker AL 35452 15.3 miles from Peterson 205-339-6946

Green Pond Water System 19639 Eastern Valley Road Green Pond AL 35074 16.8 miles from Peterson 205-938-9367

Buhl Elrod Holman Water Authority 35446 Sipsey Valley Road Buhl AL 35446 19.8 miles from Peterson 205-333-0231

Warrior River Water Authority 22805 Bucksville Road McCalla AL 35111 19.9 miles from Peterson 205-477-5791

Southern Natural Gas Company 17828 Mormon Road Northport AL 35475 21.5 miles from Peterson 205-339-4759

Fosters-Ralph Water Authority 17109 Ralph Loop Road Ralph AL 35480 24.0 miles from Peterson 205-758-0908

Warrior River Water Authority 523 Belcher Ferry Road Bessemer AL 35023 24.8 miles from Peterson 205-436-3532

AmeriGas 331 Belcher Street Centreville AL 35042 25.3 miles from Peterson 205-225-0409

Stephens Oil Co Inc 10094 Montevallo Road Brierfield AL 35035 28.9 miles from Peterson 205-926-4618

About Peterson Utilities

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

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

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Peterson 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

Peterson 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.