Plainville Utilities

Find Plainville Georgia utilities. Utilities provide information on public services including electricity (power and light companies), oil and gas (home heating and cooking), waste and sewage companies.

Adairsville Water Department Main Street North Adairsville GA 30103 6.0 miles from Plainville 770-773-2581

Adairsville Water Department 116 Public Square Adairsville GA 30103 6.1 miles from Plainville 770-773-3451

Summerville Gas Company 2031 Old Summerville Road Northwest Rome GA 30165 8.8 miles from Plainville 706-232-0332

Floyd County Water Department 217 Calhoun Avenue Northeast Rome GA 30161 12.0 miles from Plainville 706-236-2481

Georgia Power Company 800 Broad Street Rome GA 30161 12.8 miles from Plainville 888-660-5890

Rome Water Billing 601 Broad Street Rome GA 30161 12.9 miles from Plainville 706-236-4440

Scana Energy 2543 Redmond Circle Rome GA 30165 14.6 miles from Plainville 706-802-0521

McNaughton-McKay Electric Company - Cartersville 329 Industrial Park Road Northeast Cartersville GA 30121 18.0 miles from Plainville 770-382-8303

Chattooga County Water District 1685 Old Highway 27 Trion GA 30753 18.4 miles from Plainville 706-734-2827

White Water Department 19 East Rocky Street Northeast White GA 30184 18.4 miles from Plainville 770-382-3755

Georgia Power Company 10 Massell Drive Southeast Cartersville GA 30121 18.7 miles from Plainville 888-660-5890

Plant Hammond Georgia Power Company 5963 Alabama Highway Rome GA 30165 21.0 miles from Plainville 706-234-7008

Cartersville City Utilities and Bill Payment� 10 North Public Square Cartersville GA 30120 21.3 miles from Plainville 770-387-5607

Cartersville Electric System 320 South Erwin Street Cartersville GA 30120 21.7 miles from Plainville 770-387-5631

Cartersville Water Department 148 Walnut Grove Road Southeast Cartersville GA 30120 22.0 miles from Plainville 770-387-5653

Cartersville Water Department 148 Walnut Grove Road Southeast Cartersville GA 30120 22.0 miles from Plainville 770-387-5657

Murray Energy Facility 925 Twin Springs Road Southeast Dalton GA 30721 22.3 miles from Plainville 706-281-4240

Oglethorpe Power Corporation 13 Old Jones Mill Road Northeast White GA 30184 23.1 miles from Plainville 770-382-5188

Dalton Utilities 1200 Hair Street Dalton GA 30721 25.9 miles from Plainville 706-281-1094

Waleska Water Authority 8891 Fincher Road Waleska GA 30183 27.9 miles from Plainville 770-479-2912

About Plainville Utilities

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

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

Utilities in Plainville, Georgia 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 Plainville 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 Plainville, Georgia

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

Electric Utilities

Plainville 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, GA. Therefore, transmission and distribution of electricity operates as a monopoly and customers do not have a choice when selecting their Plainville electric power company. However, the electricity in the Plainville electric grid may come from numerous suppliers.

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Plainville 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

Plainville 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.