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Small changes, big impact.

From solar initiatives to compressed natural gas, find out more about Sustain Thomasville, our sustainability program to reduce and improve Thomasville's footprint.

Over the next few months, we'll highlight some of the "green initiatives" we have in place to reduce our environmental impact and build a resilient, long lasting community. The campaign will include videos, social media posts, and customer tips, so keep checking back with us here or follow our Facebook page to learn more about the programs we have in place and what you can do to continue to protect our natural resources.

Kickoff Video

Sustainability Initiatives

AMI Meters

AMI Meters

Over 16,000 electric, natural gas, and water AMI meters have been installed at over 16,000 customer sites.

Storm Drain Markers

Storm Drain Markers

Storm drain markers serve as reminders to not dispose of trash or yard debris over the storm drains.

Electric Charging Stations

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Thomasville has two EV Charging Stations for public use at no charge, promoting sustainable energy use.

CNS Stations

Compressed Natural Gas

Our Solid Waste fleet uses CNG, which emits less pollution and offers quieter services within our community.

Methane Flare Setup

Methane Flare System

Our landfill gas collection and control system prevents methane from migrating into the atmosphere.

Reclamation Program

Reclamation Program

Old masonry-type materials are repurposed through a tub grinder to keep them out of our Landfill.

Solar Initiatives

Solar Initiatives

Our joint Renewable Energy Customer Agreement through the Electric Cities of Georgia supplies solar power to Walmart facilities in 14 Georgia cities.

Landfill

Landfill Innovations

The liner at our Landfill prevents contaminants from entering our ground water, protecting citizens and wildlife.