PEC News

2022 Archive

PEC celebrates Read Across America Day

Watch our read-aloud stories online

PEC is committed to supporting education and opportunity for youth in Central Texas and proud to participate in National Read Across America Day, March 2, 2022.

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Plant for savings

How to create shade for energy savings

Saving money and saving energy go hand in hand. So, while money doesn’t grow on trees, the shade trees create can save energy and keep your bills cool through the summer.

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The power of plants

How PEC employees with a passion for trees are using new technology to create a more reliable electric system

Being proactive about trimming can make a huge impact on the reliability of your service. Plus, these maintenance practices make our system safer for our members and line crews.

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Celebrating LBJ on Presidents Day

A look at his instrumental role in illuminating the Texas Hill Country

In the 1930s, electricity was not available in the Texas Hill Country. Farmers and ranchers had to hand-pump water from…

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PEC’s year in review: 2021

Powering through the storm and preparing for the future

As we look back on 2021 and toward the future, we reaffirm our commitment to our mission — to provide…

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Beat the high winter bill blues

Manage your use for a manageable bill

Understand your energy use Knowledge is power! Take control of your use with the robust analysis tool in SmartHub. This handy…

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Energy-saving tips for renters

Not a homeowner? No problem! Follow these tips to help lower your electric bill

Manage your thermostat Most modern thermostats are programmable, allowing you to set the temperature to use less energy. For example,…

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Warming hearts and homes

More reasons to love your PEC membership

Our roots in the community run deep at PEC, and no matter how much we grow, we work hard to stay true to these roots. In addition to powering your home with safe, reliable electricity, PEC employees and members give back through a variety of programs that help strengthen our communities. See more reasons to love your PEC membership.

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