Past News & Announcements


- March 19, 2020 -

COVID-19 Update: June 15, 2020 Operation Pocket Change (OPC) Program Partners with TVA to Donate $24,000 to a special Community Care program Mountain Electric Cooperative and Operation Pocket Change has partnered with the Tennessee Valley Authority to award $24,000 to a special OPC program to assist families undergoing COVID-19 related hardships d... 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