Smoke Rise Utilities

Find Smoke Rise 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.

Pine Bluff Water Authority 30096 Alabama 79 Locust Fork AL 35097 11.9 miles from Smoke Rise 205-681-8871

Pine Bluff Water Authority 5501 County Highway 15 Cleveland AL 35049 12.8 miles from Smoke Rise 205-681-8871

Glenn Electric Company 4878 Vise Road Pinson AL 35126 14.6 miles from Smoke Rise 205-681-7169

Blount County Water Authority 18 Arena Drive Cleveland AL 35049 15.3 miles from Smoke Rise 205-625-5100

Sumiton Utility Board 416 State Street Sumiton AL 35148 15.6 miles from Smoke Rise 205-648-3294

Alabama Power 949 Main Street Gardendale AL 35071 15.9 miles from Smoke Rise 800-245-2244

Cleveland Water Works 62732 U.s. 231 Cleveland AL 35049 16.2 miles from Smoke Rise 205-274-9650

Oneonta Utilities Board 273 Treatment Plant Road Oneonta AL 35121 17.0 miles from Smoke Rise 205-274-0656

Blountsville Water Utility Board 69145 Main Street Blountsville AL 35031 19.4 miles from Smoke Rise 205-429-2495

Oneonta City Water Filter 230 Waterton Drive Rosa AL 35121 19.7 miles from Smoke Rise 205-274-7650

Glanton Electric Company 1408 Brewster Circle Birmingham AL 35235 20.6 miles from Smoke Rise 205-854-4922

Tarrant Electric 1604 Pinson Valley Parkway Birmingham AL 35217 20.6 miles from Smoke Rise 205-841-1721

Alabama Power Co 4250 Porter Road Quinton AL 35130 21.8 miles from Smoke Rise 205-488-2877

Birmingham Water Works 4400 Inglenook Lane Birmingham AL 35217 21.8 miles from Smoke Rise 205-841-2775

City Of Cordova Water & Gas Board 3885 Mass Avenue North Cordova AL 35550 21.9 miles from Smoke Rise 205-483-9235

Alabama Power 2520 Highway 78 East Jasper AL 35501 24.3 miles from Smoke Rise 205-387-7887

Birmingham Waterworks Board 3621 Messer Airport Highway Birmingham AL 35222 24.4 miles from Smoke Rise 205-264-9980

Alabama Power Company 3730 4th Terrace North Birmingham AL 35222 24.4 miles from Smoke Rise 205-591-9555

CFEC Water Authority 46 Brasfield Drive Quinton AL 35130 24.8 miles from Smoke Rise 205-674-8385

Village Creek Sewer Treatment 1440 Pleasant Hill Road Birmingham AL 35224 25.4 miles from Smoke Rise 205-791-6405

About Smoke Rise Utilities

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

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

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Smoke Rise 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

Smoke Rise 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.