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Founded in 1936, MTE is the largest electric cooperative in the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) region and the second largest in the United States, serving more than 600,000 Tennesseans via 315,000 accounts covering nearly 2,200 square miles in 11 Middle Tennessee counties, primarily Rutherford, Cannon, Williamson, and Wilson. Municipalities served include Murfreesboro, Franklin, Brentwood, Smyrna, Lavergne, Lebanon, and Mt. Juliet. MTE employs 510 people in 7 local offices and its Murfreesboro corporate headquarters.

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Recent Press Releases

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MTE emerges as most decorated utility at 2021 Lineman Rodeo

Middle Tennessee Electric came away as the most decorated utility from the Tennessee Valley Lineman’s Rodeo this weekend

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Vanessa Hickman joins MTE Board of Directors

The Nominating Committee of Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) announced today that Vanessa Hickman will serve on the MTE B

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Vehicle damages TVA transmission line causing outage in Murfreesboro

Power restored to all impacted areas Residents and business in the Blackman and Gateway areas of Murfreesboro experienc

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MTE Reflects on historic year at 2021 Annual Meeting

MTE leadership updated cooperative members on the organization’s health and answered questions directly from its members during its Annual Meeting, held virtually Aug. 28.

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2021 Annual Meeting Results

MURFREESBORO, TN – Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) held its Annual Meeting virtually Saturday for the second consecutive

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MTE provides energy saving tips for summer

Many Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) members are surprised to see their electric bills soar along side the temperature i