Atlanta Gas Light Company and Bardi Heating & Air Announce Appliance Repair Partnership

Atlanta Gas Light Company (AGLC) announced today it has entered into an agreement with Bardi Heating & Air to provide end-to-end appliance repair services for commercial customers of Bardi Heating & Air.

Beginning July 2, 2001, Bardi Heating & Air will be able to supplement its appliance and heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) repair services with natural gas appliance repair services through an exclusive teaming agreement with Atlanta Gas Light. Through the agreement, Atlanta Gas Light will be subcontracted by Bardi Heating & Air on an as-needed basis to supply its commercial customers with natural gas appliance repair services.

"Teaming up with Bardi Heating & Air, an established and respected appliance and HVAC repair contractor in the Atlanta area, fulfills our goal of providing expert natural gas appliance repair services while at the same time providing efficient customer service," says William Peeples, vice president, market development at AGLC. "The Atlanta Gas Light agreement with Bardi Heating & Air offers customers a seamless, 'one-stop-shop' to commercial appliance repair."

As Atlanta's natural gas experts for more than 150 years, Atlanta Gas Light offers efficient, reliable repair services for residential and commercial natural gas appliances, including water heaters, commercial cooking equipment, ranges, outdoor lights, grills, dryers, fireplace logs and space heaters. To learn more about natural gas appliance repair services and how Atlanta Gas Light can help you, visit or call (770) 994-1946.

Bardi Heating & Air, Inc., is a full service mechanical contractor serving greater Atlanta and North Georgia since 1991. Bardi's staff is experienced in system design, energy management, system cost analysis and indoor air quality. Its field group specializes in troubleshooting and is available 24 hours per day, seven days per week for all types of repairs including chiller, boiler, cooling tower, rooftop, refrigeration, and control systems. The Sales department provides free estimates for all upgrades and replacement equipment and planned maintenance is offered for the commercial, industrial, and residential markets. Bardi's home page address on the Internet is .

Atlanta Gas Light Company is the largest natural gas distributor in the Southeast and provides delivery service to more than 1.5 million customers in Georgia. It also is the primary subsidiary of AGL Resources , a regional energy holding company with operations throughout the Southeast, including Chattanooga, Tennessee and the Hampton Roads area of Virginia. Although natural gas distribution is AGL Resources' core business, it also is engaged in other energy-related businesses, including retail energy marketing, retail and wholesale propane sales. AGLC's home page address on the Internet is .


SOURCE: AGL Resources Inc.

Contact: Nick Gold, Director of Media Relations, 404-584-3457 or pager,
800-291-9649, or Lisa Dudley, Manager Media Relations Representative,
404-584-3895 or pager, 800-652-1969, both of Atlanta Gas Light Company