Piedmont Utilities

Find Piedmont 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.

Jacksonville Water Works 330 Church Avenue Southeast Jacksonville AL 36265 11.4 miles from Piedmont 256-435-7657

Southern Company 1516 Pelham Road South Jacksonville AL 36265 12.3 miles from Piedmont 256-435-3402

City of Centre Water Sewer Board South River Street Centre AL 35960 15.7 miles from Piedmont 256-927-3281

Cherokee County Water & Sewer 161 East Main Street Centre AL 35960 16.0 miles from Piedmont 256-927-8348

Alabama Power Co 104 Northwood Drive Centre AL 35960 16.5 miles from Piedmont 256-927-2597

Alabama Power Co 2500 County Road 20 Leesburg AL 35983 17.5 miles from Piedmont 256-526-8467

Calhoun County Water Authority 2256 Alexandria-Wellington Road Alexandria AL 36250 18.6 miles from Piedmont 256-820-3940

Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative 402 West Main Street Gadsden AL 35905 18.7 miles from Piedmont 256-845-1511

Heflin Water & Sewer Board 850 Ross Street Heflin AL 36264 19.2 miles from Piedmont 256-463-2011

Robinson Gas Inc. 844 Ross Street Heflin AL 36264 19.2 miles from Piedmont 256-463-2221

Oglethorpe Power Corporation 1031 Sewell Creek Road Cedartown GA 30125 19.4 miles from Piedmont 770-748-6224

Oglethorpe Power Corporation 1031 Sewell Creek Road Cedartown GA 30125 19.4 miles from Piedmont 770-748-6224

Leesburg Sewer Plant Hopkins Road Leesburg AL 35983 19.9 miles from Piedmont 256-526-7630

Haralson County Water Authority 4689 Georgia 100 Tallapoosa GA 30176 21.0 miles from Piedmont 770-574-5491

Wharton Bend Water Authority 4975 Whorton Bend Road Gadsden AL 35901 21.7 miles from Piedmont 256-442-2806

Southern Natural Gas Co 661 County Road 60 Heflin AL 36264 21.8 miles from Piedmont 256-748-2851

Alabama Power Company 925 Quintard Avenue Anniston AL 36201 22.2 miles from Piedmont 800-245-2244

Anniston Water Works & Sewer 131 West 11th Street Anniston AL 36201 22.3 miles from Piedmont 256-236-3429

Gadsden Water Works & Sewer Board 515 North Albert Rains Boulevard Gadsden AL 35901 22.4 miles from Piedmont 256-543-2884

Polk County Water Authority 1381 Rockmart Highway Cedartown GA 30125 23.1 miles from Piedmont 770-748-6001

About Piedmont Utilities

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

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

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Piedmont 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

Piedmont 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.