If you're planning a long-term visit to Nashville, Tennessee, you're going to need a few things: water, electricity and heat, for starters. Long-term visitors and new residents need to set up service with Davidson County's utility companies. Here's who to call to get your utilities set up for your new home in Davidson County.
Nashville's Electric Provider
Company: Nashville Electric Service
Nashville Electric Service provides electricity to more than 380,000 people in the Nashville area. It received the Diamond Award for Reliable Public Power Providers, the highest honor in the electricity industry only awards to 4 percent of utility companies in the nation.
Address: 1214 Church St., Nashville
Company: Metro Water Services
Metro Water serves more than 190,000 in the Nashville area. It provides wastewater treatment, drinking water and stormwater management. In addition to Davidson County, it also serves parts of Williamson and Rutherford counties. Metro Water uses two water treatment plants and three wastewater treatment plants.
Address: 1700 Third Ave. N., Nashville
Nashville's Natural Gas
Company: Piedmont Natural Gas Company (formally Nashville Gas), which fused with Duke Energy in 2016.
Piedmont/Duke provide more than 1.5 million customers natural as and 7.4 million electricity. This company serves Tennessee, North Carolina and South Carolina.
Address: Corporate headquarters: 4720 Piedmont Row Drive, Charlotte, North Carolina
Phone: 615-734-0734, 800-752-750
Nashville's Cable TV
Comcast Corporation is one of the country's biggest providers of video, internet, and phone. It's the world's biggest cable TV and broadcasting conglomerate by revenue.
Address: Xfinity by Comcast, 2400 Franklin Pike, Nashville
Company: AT& T (formerly Bellsouth)
AT&T is the biggest telecommunications company in the world, the nation's biggest provider of landline phones and the second-biggest cell phone provider in the country. It also provides TV and broadband through DirecTV.
Address: 1900 West End Ave., Nashville
Phone: 888-757-6500, 615-329-0148