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September 20 – Voting Information Update–Replacement Ballots

As a cooperative we focus on serving members through the Seven Cooperative Principles, including Principal #2, Democratic Member Control. To accomplish that, we have the responsibility to conduct our director election in a way that is in compliance with TVEC bylaws, provides a secure and trustworthy result, and allows participation by all members. The original […]

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September 18 – Plugged In Blog (Question and Answer Edition)

Why was my magazine late this month? We’ve had a few questions regarding the mailing of the September Texas Co-op Power magazines, which includes director election ballots. We have confirmed that magazines with ballots were mailed to all TVEC members from Dallas (where they are printed) on September 10, in accordance with the election timeline […]

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September 16 – Plugged In Blog

It was a busy Sunday evening for TVEC crews after a large tree broke two poles and knocked lines to the ground in the Berryville area north of Frankston. Repairs took longer than expected, but thank you to everyone for your patience on a hot evening while the crews worked to get things back in […]

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September 12 – Plugged In Blog (Question and Answer Edition)

With the board election underway, I have received several questions from members regarding incorrect information about the Co-op that I can address with accurate information. Board Compensation: With the board election in progress, members have inquired about how much board members are paid. We have created a page on tvec.net detailing the board’s compensation. Business […]

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September 9 – Plugged In Blog

Your Operation Round Up™ donations are doing great things in the community! Grants from August included the Henderson County Homeless Ministry, Wills Point Ladies Club and the No. 1 British Flying Training School. Find out more about TVEC’s Operation Round Up program here.

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September 3 – Plugged In Blog

September Texas Co-op Power Magazine and Director Election Ballot September is here, but your Texas Co-op Power magazine is not in the mailbox just yet. The September issue contains candidate information, official ballots and postage-paid envelopes for this year’s election for the TVEC Board of directors. The dates of the election, as required by TVEC […]

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August 26 – Plugged In Blog

TVEC crews and employees cover a lot of territory, which means a lot of time on the road. Working safe doesn’t just mean being careful while climbing the poles, it means getting to and from work, and the job site safely.  All TVEC employees spent time in driver safety training last week with a commitment […]

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August 19 – Plugged In Blog

Welcome to TVEC’s new weekly Plugged In blog. It is a quick look at the week ahead in the TVEC service area and what is going on at your co-op! Sunday’s Outages – It was an eventful weekend, wrapping with a widespread outage situation for folks in the north and eastern parts of the TVEC […]

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August 18 – Widespread Power Blinks Reported in East Texas

Update 9:45 p.m.- To clarify news reporting, the outages today were the result of transmission grid conditions outside of TVEC’s service area. TVEC had almost 30,000 members affected, and power has been fully restored within our area. We cannot verify power for areas outside our service territory.   Below is a link to a Longview […]

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August 15 – ERCOT Again Calls for Conservation Efforts

Update: As of 5:08 p.m., this ERCOT call for conservation has been cancelled.  Thank you for your help in keeping the grid reliable and operating during a high demand. Another hot day across the state brings another need for reducing demand on the ERCOT electrical grid. This means that electric consumers can assist in maintaining […]

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