Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Tri-County Electric is a non-profit electric cooperative
created to serve you, our members. This means you get more than
just electrical service. As a member you receive:
- Ownership in the cooperative
- Capital credits (dividends)
- Local offices with friendly employees
The Tri-County website is designed to help our
members learn about how they use energy. With our new interactive
online tools and the educational material found on our new web site,
We are committed to helping our members improve their quality of
life while reducing cost.
The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) is responsible for the scheduling of generation and transmission assets to meet the anticipated electric loads. You can check on the status of the electric grid by going to www.ercot.com/news/press_releases . Click here for details.
Cooperatives Are Special
Cooperative businesses are special because they
are owned by the consumers they serve and because they are guided
by a set of seven principles that reflect the best interests of
More than 100 million people are members of 47,000
U.S. cooperatives, enabling consumers to secure a wide array of
goods and services such as health care, insurance, housing, food,
heating fuel, hardware, credit unions, child care or utility service.