Sylvan Springs Utilities

Find Sylvan Springs 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.

Alabama Power Co 4250 Porter Road Quinton AL 35130 7.2 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-488-2877

Village Creek Sewer Treatment 1440 Pleasant Hill Road Birmingham AL 35224 7.3 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-791-6405

Warrior River Water Authority 523 Belcher Ferry Road Bessemer AL 35023 8.7 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-436-3532

Bessemer Electric & Water Service 1600 1st Avenue North Bessemer AL 35020 10.0 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-481-4333

CFEC Water Authority 46 Brasfield Drive Quinton AL 35130 10.1 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-674-8385

Alabama Power Company 3730 4th Terrace North Birmingham AL 35222 14.2 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-591-9555

Birmingham Waterworks Board 3621 Messer Airport Highway Birmingham AL 35222 14.2 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-264-9980

Alabama Power 949 Main Street Gardendale AL 35071 15.2 miles from Sylvan Springs 800-245-2244

Tarrant Electric 1604 Pinson Valley Parkway Birmingham AL 35217 15.3 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-841-1721

Elba Express Company LLC 569 Brookwood Village Homewood AL 35209 15.4 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-802-1294

Southern Natural Gas Company 569 Brookwood Village Homewood AL 35209 15.4 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-325-7410

Birmingham Water Works 4400 Inglenook Lane Birmingham AL 35217 15.5 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-841-2775

Sumiton Utility Board 416 State Street Sumiton AL 35148 15.6 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-648-3294

Warrior River Water Authority 22805 Bucksville Road McCalla AL 35111 17.5 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-477-5791

City Of Cordova Water & Gas Board 3885 Mass Avenue North Cordova AL 35550 18.1 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-483-9235

North County Utility 2086 Valleydale Terrace Birmingham AL 35244 18.4 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-733-1672

Helena Town Utilities Board 816 Highway 52 West Helena AL 35080 19.7 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-663-1673

Water Works 1275 Main Drive Parrish AL 35580 20.2 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-686-5085

Alabama Power 2 Industrial Park Drive Pelham AL 35124 20.4 miles from Sylvan Springs 800-245-2244

Taw Power Systems Inc 200 Yeager Parkway Pelham AL 35124 20.7 miles from Sylvan Springs 205-621-0755

About Sylvan Springs Utilities

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

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

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Sylvan Springs 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

Sylvan Springs 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.