Public Utilities & Environment
Farmers Telephone Company, a locally owned telecommunications company began business in Colorado in 1920. Farmers currently brings innovative communication technologies to the people of the Southwest enabling them to operate locally and participate globally.
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Atmos Energy’s history dates back to 1906 in the Panhandle of Texas. Over the years, through various business combinations and mergers, the company became known as Pioneer Corporation, a large diversified West Texas energy company.
In 1983, Energas, the natural gas distribution division of Pioneer, was spun off and became an independent, publicly held natural gas distribution company. In October 1988, Energas changed its corporate name to Atmos Energy Corporation and its stock began trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “ATO”. Today, Atmos Energy employs approximately 4,600 people.