Past News & Announcements

Rural Broadband Legislation in Tennessee

- February 17, 2017 -

 There is legislation under consideration THIS WEEK in Nashville that will remove legal restrictions that prevent co-ops from providing broadband access to their rural communities in Tennessee. The legislation will cha... Read More


Beware of Scammers

- October 24, 2014 -

Beware of scams There have recently been attempts by scammers to fraudulently collect payments from the Members of Mountain Electric Cooperative over the phone. If someone contacts you claiming they are collecting payments, and you will be disconnected from service if you refuse, be advised it is not Mountain Electric Cooperative. Mountain Electric does not solicit paym... Read More


Operation Pocket Change (OPC)

- September 5, 2013 -

    Operation Pocket Change is a round-up program that assists worthy local organizations as well as fellow members who've fallen on hard times. Participating co-op members agree to round up their monthly electric bills to the next whole dollar amount. Let's say your bill is $85.73. It would be rounded up to $86, with twenty-seven cents going to Operation Pocket Change. The extra "... Read More