Efficiency boosts every company’s bottom line. Charles County businesses enjoy low utility costs and seamless service, courtesy of sustainably-minded suppliers:


Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative (SMECO) offers reliable service and businesses incentives on energy-efficient equipment, new construction, and retrofits.

The St. Charles Energy Center (SCEC) Using clean natural gas and efficient design, the SCEC is one of the cleanest conventional facilities ever built in the greater Washington, DC area.

NRG's Morgantown power generation delivers consistent service to area businesses.


Washington Gas serves over one million commercial and residential customers in the DC metro region.


The County provides water for St. Charles Communities, Waldorf, White Plains, and Bryans Road. Indian Head and La Plata have municipal water systems.


Waldorf, White Plains, Bryans Road, Cobb Island, Clifton, and Bel Alton are served by the County. La Plata and Indian Head have municipal sewer systems.


Services include Verizon FiOS (Maryand Verizon service page) and Comcast Business Class. Fiber is available throughout the Town of Indian Head.


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Charles County Farmers Markets Kick Off 2021 Season

Published: Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Although some operations and layouts may look a little different, the 2021 Farmers Market season is underway in Charles County! Please know that our local farmers markets are still taking ...

“Charles County is a great central location for us to have access to all of our customers. We do business with NSWC Carderock, Naval Research Laboratory, NAWCAD Patuxent River, NSWC Dahlgren, and Indian Head Naval Support Facility, to name a few.”

Scott Decker
Director of Operations

Cardinal Scientific

“We are proud to be a key part of Charles County’s future and we heartily encourage other, cutting-edge companies to join us.”

Doug Egan
Chief Executive Officer
Competitive Power Ventures

“Charles County is where we started our company and where we grew and expanded. We now operate our managed print and managed IT solutions in five states and provide custom apps all around the globe. Our headquarters is still in Charles County, an excellent place to conduct business and recruit highly skilled individuals for our ever growing team!"

Joshua Justice

Just Tech


“We are proud to be a key part of Charles County’s future and we heartily encourage other, cutting-edge companies to join us.”

Katharine Tate
 Executive Director of Provider Engagement and Community Relations

Righttime Medical Care

“Charles County is a great place for businesses to start, grow, and thrive! We've worked with over 100 businesses since we opened our doors in Charles County, and I've witnessed the majority of these businesses achieve all three.”

Darlene M. Breck


Southern Maryland Business Center

“Charles County is a great place to do business because of the passion of the business community and the residents who strive to make it the best that it can be."

Andrew W. Welburn


The Welburn Organization