Texas Electric Cooperatives (TEC) advocates its members’ interests before the Texas Legislature, United States Congress and various regulatory agencies.
TEC also repairs and remanufactures electric system equipment and provides laboratory services, hazardous waste disposal and environmental consulting services from its state-of-the-art 160,000-square-foot facility in Georgetown, Texas. The association procures new utility equipment and provides supply chain management services from numerous locations throughout Texas.
TEC operates the only cooperatively owned utility pole production facility of its type in the nation. The 50-acre facility located in Jasper, Texas, makes more than 145,000 poles annually and manages more than 4,000 acres of timberland.
TEC publishes 59 local versions of the award-winning Texas Co-op Power magazine, which has a monthly circulation of more than 1 million.
The organization provides 800 critical safety briefings to more than 3,000 utility workers each year and presents management and organizational development training each week.
With headquarters in Austin, Texas, TEC has annual revenues approaching $200 million and employs more than 200 dedicated men and women in offices across Texas.