Our vision is to be the nation's safest provider of natural gas services.
Atmos Energy at a Glance
Atmos Energy Corporation is the nation’s largest fully regulated, natural gas-only distributor of safe, clean, efficient and affordable energy. An S&P 500 company headquartered in Dallas, Atmos Energy serves more than 3 million distribution customers in over 1,400 communities across eight states and manages proprietary pipeline and storage assets, including one of the largest intrastate natural gas pipeline systems in Texas.
Our visionis to be the safest provider of natural gas services.
We will be recognized for exceptional customer service, for being a great employer and for achieving superior financial results.
Strong governance is core to accomplishing our vision. From our board of directors to our employees, we expect everyone to take responsibility for doing what is right for all our stakeholders. That means conducting business ethically, instilling accountability and working with business partners who share our high standards and principles.
With our commitment to be the safest provider of natural gas services, we are doing our part to modernize our infrastructure and business. Over the past 10 years, we have invested approximately $10 billion to modernize our pipeline infrastructure. We will continue to invest and plan to spend $10 to $11 billion over the next five years to make our safe system even safer.
Beyond a doubt, we believe our people are the ultimate source of energy. We live in the communities that we serve and have fostered relationships that provide a deep connection with our employees, customers and the public.
We deliver the nation's most abundant, affordable, efficient and cleanest fossil fuel. And thanks to advances in technology, America’s supply of natural gas will likely meet our energy needs for the next 150 years. We deliver this vital energy resource safely, reliably, cost effectively and in an environmentally responsible manner.
We take great pride in living, working and playing in the communities we serve.
In fiscal 2019, earnings per diluted share increased for the 17th consecutive year, and dividends increased for the 35th consecutive year. We invested $1.7 billion in modernizing our transmission and distribution system. Our consistent investment in the safety and reliability of our assets supports our long-term earnings and dividend per share growth target of 6 to 8 percent.