WCEC Is Adjusting the Power Cost Recover Factor 

Effective, April 1, 2021, WCEC is adjusting the Power Cost Recover Factor (PCRF) from .02 to .035. This is a necessary adjustment and was budgeted at the beginning of the year and planned for an April 1 effective date.    This means all usage billed after that date will be calculated using the new rate. How it Works  WCEC members have fixed rates. A base power…

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WE’VE UPDATED OUR OUTAGE TEXTING SYSTEM

There’s Now Just One Number to Call or Text We’ve changed the telephone number for Outage Texting at WCEC from 857-00 to 866-415-2951. Please note, the old number, 857-00, will no longer work. Save 866-415-2951 in your contacts to use to report outages in the future. When you use this option, there’s no waiting or…

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High Bill Fears?

Many of our members are calling, writing and messaging, worried about the media reports of extremely high electricity bills. Electricity consumers that are on variable rate plans, where their kWh rate rises and falls based on market prices that fluctuate with supply and demand, are seeing outrageous bills. WCEC does not have variable rate plans. Most of this is affecting those that…

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We Are Incredibly Grateful For Our Members

Thank you for hanging tough with us. Especially to those of you that were without power for extended times. We were extremely fortunate that our system fared exceedingly better than most in Texas and many in our region.  Part of that was thoughtful power planning and system design, attentive maintenance, and then there was the good ole hard work in the bitter…

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It’s Critical to Conserve

Members are calling about our plans for rolling outages. If we are directed by the transmission authority, we do have a load shed plan ready.  We’ve come extremely close several times but are thankful we have not had to implement yet. If we do, we’ll communicate on Facebook and on our website. Tonight (2/16) through…

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