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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 750,000 Tennesseans via 325,000+ 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, La Vergne, Lebanon and Mt. Juliet. MTE employs 520 people in seven local offices and its Murfreesboro corporate headquarters.

MTE’s subsidiary, United Communications, is a nationally recognized broadband company with a fiber network spanning more than 1,200 route miles providing high-speed internet and other services to portions of Williamson, Rutherford, Marshall, Bedford, Franklin and Davidson counties.

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Media Contacts

Larry Rose

Office: 615-494-1506
Mobile: 615-406-3215

Amy Byers

Office: 615-494-0407
Mobile: 615-566-2258

Recent Press Releases

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Press Release: November 10, 2022

Middle Tennessee Electric, Tennessee Environmental Council breaking ground on pollinator habitat  Murfreesboro, Tenn.—

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Press Release: October 26, 2022

MTE linemen have strong showing at International Lineman's Rodeo Murfreesboro, Tenn.— Several Middle Tennessee Electr

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Press Release: September 30, 2022

Middle Tennessee Electric participates in an event honoring veterans Volunteers provide vegetation management services

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Press Release: September 28, 2022

Middle Tennessee Electric sending line crews to South Carolina ahead of Hurricane Ian Murfreesboro, Tenn.— Crews from M

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Press Release: September 12, 2022

United Communications Awarded $53M In Grants to Expand Rural Broadband Access in Middle Tennessee Grant award and suppl

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Press Release: August 29, 2022

MTE stresses innovation and service at Annual Meeting MTE's Board of Directors following Saturday's Annual Meeting