Sylvania Utilities

Find Sylvania 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.

Water Works Board of Section And Dutton 87 Circle Drive Northwest Rainsville AL 35986 5.1 miles from Sylvania 256-638-2119

Collinsville Utilities Office 77 Chambers Avenue Southwest Rainsville AL 35986 5.6 miles from Sylvania 256-524-2188

Northeast Alabama Water 2412 Beck Industrial Boulevard Northwest Fort Payne AL 35968 7.5 miles from Sylvania 256-845-6186

Fort Payne Water Plant 1101 67th Street Northwest Fort Payne AL 35967 7.8 miles from Sylvania 256-845-4661

Fort Payne Water Department 153 20th Street Northeast Fort Payne AL 35967 9.2 miles from Sylvania 256-845-0449

All Gas 1015 Main Saint Shiloh Fyffe AL 35971 9.8 miles from Sylvania 256-623-2426

Valley Head Water Works Board 101 School Street Valley Head AL 35989 10.6 miles from Sylvania 256-635-6527

Collinsville Water Works and Sewer 170 West Main Street Collinsville AL 35961 20.9 miles from Sylvania 256-524-2188

Crossville Water Board 14454 Alabama 68 Crossville AL 35962 21.8 miles from Sylvania 256-528-7163

Jackson DeKalb Water Treatment 6549 County Road 91 Stevenson AL 35772 22.4 miles from Sylvania 256-437-9001

Asbury Water Systems 2142 Asbury Road Albertville AL 35951 23.5 miles from Sylvania 256-878-9158

Leesburg Sewer Plant Hopkins Road Leesburg AL 35983 26.0 miles from Sylvania 256-526-7630

North Marshall Utilities 4141 Cathedral Caverns Highway Grant AL 35747 26.2 miles from Sylvania 256-728-4116

Dade County Water Authority 6483 Georgia 136 Trenton GA 30752 27.1 miles from Sylvania 706-657-6097

Bridgeport Utilities 513 Alabama Avenue Bridgeport AL 35740 27.1 miles from Sylvania 256-495-2471

Alabama Power Co 104 Northwood Drive Centre AL 35960 28.9 miles from Sylvania 256-927-2597

Chattooga County Water District 1685 Old Highway 27 Trion GA 30753 29.1 miles from Sylvania 706-734-2827

Alabama Power Co 2500 County Road 20 Leesburg AL 35983 29.2 miles from Sylvania 256-526-8467

Cherokee County Water & Sewer 161 East Main Street Centre AL 35960 29.2 miles from Sylvania 256-927-8348

City of Centre Water Sewer Board South River Street Centre AL 35960 29.5 miles from Sylvania 256-927-3281

About Sylvania Utilities

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

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

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Sylvania 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

Sylvania 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.