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Happy Thanksgiving! NEC Co-op Energy is Closed


At NEC Co-op Energy, we’re truly thankful for you, our members. From our table to yours, Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! NEC…

Conserve Energy on Thanksgiving


Thanksgiving is just around the corner! At NEC Co-op Energy, we are excited to celebrate the holiday that is all…

Members Soon Receiving $6 Million in PowerPerks and Capital Credits


The NEC Co-op Energy Board of Directors will be giving back $2.5 million in Capital Credits and $3.5 million dollars in PowerPerks to members, for…

Go Green, Save Green: A Look Into How Smart Thermostats Save You Money


It’s no secret that the majority of a home’s energy expenses can be attributed to cooling and heating costs. If…

These Tips Will Help You Conserve Energy This Fall


The long, sweltering summer is over! Finally, you can turn off your air conditioning system and open your windows to…

NEC Hosts Seventh Annual Arbor Day Celebration


Nueces Electric Cooperative (NEC) is celebrating our seventh annual Arbor Day on Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020. In honor of Texas…

October is National Energy Awarenes Month


While everyone is excited for all things fall, here at NEC Co-op Energy, we are welcoming October for another reason….

October 2020 is MEMBER APPRECIATION MONTH!


From October 1 – 31, 2020, NEC Co-op Energy members can stop by our new office location 5017 Saratoga Blvd….

What Causes Power Outages in Texas?


The recent Hurricane Laura caused extensive damage throughout Texas, including damage to a major electric provider’s transmission system. As a…

Preparing for Hurricane Season in Texas


Hurricane Laura recently slammed ashore and wreaked havoc in Texas. The category 4 hurricane caused damaging winds and life-threatening storm…

Your Utility and Energy or Electricity Company: What’s the Difference?


If you have just moved to Texas, you might think of your “utility company” and “energy or electricity provider” as…

Save Energy at Home with a Power Strip


In the past, most homes had a bulky desktop computer, a stereo on the kitchen counter, and a television in…

NEC Co-op Energy is the Top Trusted Electric Provider for Two Years in a Row


In 2019, Escalent, a top human behavior and analytics firm released a study which found that NEC Co-op Energy is…

John L. Sims Former NEC CEO Passes Away


It’s with great sadness that Nueces Electric Cooperative (NEC) announces John Louis Sims, former CEO, passed away on August 18,…

Electricity Deregulation in Texas


Historically, only one electric company in Texas was responsible for everyone’s residential energy needs. This includes generation, distribution, transmission, and billing. Come…

How to Calculate Your kWh Rate


We all have received a high energy bill at some point. Now’s a good time to learn how to calculate…

Hurricane Hanna Damages Transmission Lines in Edinberg, Texas.


Hurricane Hanna has damaged a two mile stretch of transmission line in Edinburg, TX. NEC Co-op Energy is asking residents…

High Temperatures Are Expected To Result In Peak Energy Usage


This summer, Corpus Christi and the Coastal Bend have been under extreme heat advisories.. HIgh demand is expected throughout the…

Electrical Outlet Not Working? Here’s Why.


All homeowners have the unavoidable task of regular home repairs and upkeep. This includes electrical outlets that are not working….

Pay Any Electric Bill Online For a Chance To Win Electric Bill Credits, Aug 1 – 31


2020 has been an unprecedented year for our nation, state, and our local community. The COVID-19 pandemic has caused impacted…


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