Shellman Utilities

Find Shellman 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.

Albany Underground Utilities 207 Pine Avenue Albany GA 31701 29.9 miles from Shellman 229-436-6666

City of Americus Utility Billing 101 West Lamar Street Americus GA 31709 31.2 miles from Shellman 229-924-4413

Sumter Electric Membership Corporation 1120 Felder Street Americus GA 31709 31.6 miles from Shellman 229-924-8041

Georgia Power Co Damascus Road Blakely GA 39823 31.9 miles from Shellman 229-723-3165

Southeast Alabama Gas District 519 East Barbour Street Eufaula AL 36027 32.1 miles from Shellman 334-687-3410

Americus Utility Department 1404 East Forsyth Street Americus GA 31709 32.1 miles from Shellman 229-924-4411

Americus Water Maintenance 229 Railroad Street Americus GA 31709 32.1 miles from Shellman 229-924-7111

Blakely Utility Service 82 Court Sq Blakely GA 39823 32.2 miles from Shellman 229-723-4320

Eufaula Water Works 840 West Washington Street Eufaula AL 36027 33.1 miles from Shellman 334-687-1225

Cowikee Water Authority 1244 North Eufaula Avenue Eufaula AL 36027 33.1 miles from Shellman 334-687-6333

Georgia Power Americus Office 1020 Southerfield Road Americus GA 31719 33.8 miles from Shellman 888-660-5890

Georgia Power Co Mc Duffie Street Buena Vista GA 31803 39.3 miles from Shellman 888-660-5890

Southern Company 109 West Washington Street Abbeville AL 36310 39.3 miles from Shellman 334-585-3266

Abbeville Water Department 103 East Williams Street Abbeville AL 36310 39.4 miles from Shellman 334-585-3124

Southeast Alabama Gas District 200 West Washington Street Abbeville AL 36310 39.5 miles from Shellman 334-585-3138

Crisp County Power Commission 961 Power Dam Road Warwick GA 31796 40.0 miles from Shellman 229-535-6275

Sowega Power Station 2237 Hatcher Hill Road Baconton GA 31716 40.3 miles from Shellman 229-787-2510

Baker Hill Water Authority 1910 Alabama 131 Bakerhill AL 36027 40.4 miles from Shellman 334-687-6444

Tri Delta Systems 172 Industrial Park Dr Abbeville AL 36310 41.6 miles from Shellman 334-585-1151

Fort Mitchell Water System 805 Alabama 165 Fort Mitchell AL 36856 44.8 miles from Shellman 334-855-4703

About Shellman Utilities

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

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

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Shellman 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

Shellman 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.