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February 11 – Plugged In Blog

It is beginning to feel like February this week, but the weekends have been springlike so I’m not complaining. I keep hearing people say their ponds are filling up, which is always a good thing. Usage Alerts and Reminders Errors For those of you who subscribe to TVEC email or text alerts and reminders (And […]

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February 7 – Usage Alerts Errors

Update: February 10 – All usage data and graphs have been updated with correct information in the TVEC Member Service Portal and the myTVEC mobile app. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. We promote our usage alerts as a great way to monitor and take control of your energy usage, and we […]

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January 27 – Plugged In Blog

Planned Outage / Voltage Conversion Some members in the Baxter and New York areas will be affected by a planned work outage 9-11 a.m. Wednesday morning, January 29. It is part of a voltage upgrade on lines in that area, which will help accommodate future growth. Members affected by this outage should have already received […]

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January 20 – Plugged In Blog

It is Martin Luther King Jr. day.. his actual birthday is January 15. I hope your day includes a bit of reflection on MLK and what his life meant. I know it has been a good conversation starter with my eight-year-old. Texas Co-op Power Magazine – Online In case you don’t have a chance to […]

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January 13 – Plugged In Blog

Friday night was stormy, as expected, but not as bad as it could have been. Outages were widespread, affecting about 1,700 TVEC members and keeping crews busy picking up downed lines, putting in a few new poles and replacing a lot of blown fuses. Overall however, it was much more like a spring thunderstorm event […]

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January 6 – Plugged In Blog

Happy New Year, Everybody! Planned Outage Update The second of two planned outages will affect a large portion of the TVEC service area tomorrow morning – from north and east of Athens down to Frankston and surrounding areas. An equipment problem caused this morning’s outage to last about 45 minutes instead of the predicted 30. […]

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Account Management Systems Update – 7:15-8:15 p.m.

TVEC’s software systems will be undergoing maintenance and upgrades between 7:15 and 8:15 p.m. January 2. This will affect all payment methods and access to member accounts through the TVEC.NET Member Portal and my TVEC mobile app, as well as our automated phone services. Thank you for your patience while the TVEC IT team keeps […]

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Account Management Systems – Offline Dec. 21-Jan. 1

The TVEC IT team will be taking care of year-end tasks and updates that will require a temporary outage in our member account systems from 5:30 p.m. on December 31 to about 6 a.m. January 1. This will affect all payment methods, as well as access to member accounts through the TVEC.NET Member Portal and […]

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December 30 – Plugged In Blog

Here’s a Happy New Year to you and yours!  According to the Electrical Safety Foundation 25% of holiday related home fires are the result of decorations, so it might be in your best interest to get that stuff back into storage. And of course, if you had a real tree that really needs to go […]

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December 23 – Plugged In Blog

Christmas is finally here, but never fear … TVEC line crews and dispatchers will certainly be on call for any power outages or emergencies (just as every year!). Planned Outages January 6 and 7 Some major work on transmission lines linking TVEC substations to the power grid will necessitate two large but short power interruptions […]

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