Temple Utilities

Find Temple 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.

Carroll Electric Membership Cooperative 725 West Bankhead Highway Villa Rica GA 30180 5.1 miles from Temple 770-459-3105

Atlanta Gas Light Co 420 Edge Road Villa Rica GA 30180 6.8 miles from Temple 678-840-8601

Carroll Electric Membership Cooperative 155 Highway 113 Carrollton GA 30117 9.2 miles from Temple 770-832-3552

Carroll Electric Membership Cooperative 3161 U.S. 27 Business Buchanan GA 30113 9.8 miles from Temple 770-646-5112

Carroll Electric Membership Cooperative 725 Bankhead Highway Carrollton GA 30117 10.1 miles from Temple 770-832-1079

City Of Carrollton Utilities Departments 315 Bradley Street Carrollton GA 30117 11.1 miles from Temple 770-830-2003

Haralson County Water Authority 4689 Georgia 100 Tallapoosa GA 30176 15.7 miles from Temple 770-574-5491

Georgia Power Company 202 North Marble Street Rockmart GA 30153 18.4 miles from Temple 888-660-5890

GreyStone Power Corporation 4040 Bankhead Highway Douglasville GA 30134 18.8 miles from Temple 770-942-6576

Georgia Power Company 1371 Liberty Church Road Carrollton GA 30116 20.3 miles from Temple 770-854-3200

Oglethorpe Power Corporation 1031 Sewell Creek Road Cedartown GA 30125 20.7 miles from Temple 770-748-6224

Oglethorpe Power Corporation 1031 Sewell Creek Road Cedartown GA 30125 20.7 miles from Temple 770-748-6224

American Water Services 406 Rippling Brook Trce Palmetto GA 30268 22.4 miles from Temple 770-463-2435

American Water Services 7536 Cochran Road Atlanta GA 30349 22.6 miles from Temple 770-964-1115

Polk County Water Authority 1381 Rockmart Highway Cedartown GA 30125 22.6 miles from Temple 770-748-6001

Oglethorpe Power Corporation 114 Mayflower Court Dallas GA 30132 23.5 miles from Temple 770-917-6136

Ranburne Water Department 2522 Frank Ledbetter Memorial Drive Ranburne AL 36273 23.7 miles from Temple 256-568-2337

Southern Natural Gas Co 661 County Road 60 Heflin AL 36264 25.8 miles from Temple 256-748-2851

Southern Co 410 Welcome Road Newnan GA 30263 25.9 miles from Temple 770-252-5274

Tenaska Inc. 2100 George Brown Road Franklin GA 30217 26.0 miles from Temple 770-251-8758

About Temple Utilities

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

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

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Temple 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

Temple 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.