Community Investment Study Group Regarding Funds from Sale of Murfreesboro Electric Resumes Sept. 30th

Sep 22, 2021 at 11:09 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Community Investment Study Group will meet Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021, to hear a presentation from chairman Rick LaLance and continue develo.... Read More

Vehicle damages TVA transmission line causing 10K to Lose Power in Murfreesboro

Sep 03, 2021 at 03:36 pm by Producer

Murfreesboro, Tenn – Residents and business in the Blackman and Gateway areas of Murfreesboro experienced a power outage today for several hours. At approximately 11:15.... Read More

REMINDER: Annual Middle Tennessee Electric Meeting to be Virtual

Aug 17, 2021 at 06:48 pm by WGNS

The community is nearing the annual date of the Middle Tennessee Electric meeting, which will be on Saturday, August 28, 2021. Amy Byers, spokesperson for the electr.... Read More

Annual Member Meeting for Middle Tennessee Electric

Aug 11, 2021 at 10:30 am by WGNS

The annual Middle Tennessee Electric meeting will take place in Murfreesboro at the end of this month. Reports indicate that due to the new strain COVID and growing concern of.... Read More

Tennessee Residents Pay 6th Highest Electric Bills

Aug 06, 2021 at 01:30 pm by WGNS

Summer brings with it two certainties: rising temperatures and rising electric bills. Locally, electricity accounts for about 70% of utility bill costs in Tennessee, whil.... Read More

Tips on Saving Energy during Hot Days in Rutherford County

Jul 27, 2021 at 10:59 am by WGNS

Many Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) members are surprised to see their electric bills soar along side the temperature in the hottest months of the year. When sweltering heat.... Read More

State Parks, Rivian Partner on Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Jul 21, 2021 at 06:00 pm by WGNS

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) announced today it is partnering with electric vehicle (EV) automaker and automotive technology company Rivian.... Read More

Are you missing an Electric Bicycle?

Jul 21, 2021 at 12:21 pm by WGNS

Here's an interesting find... Murfreesboro Police have reported an electric / rechargeable bicycle was located while detectives were investigating a vandalism case. Evidentl.... Read More

Middle Tennessee Electric celebrates anniversary of Murfreesboro Electric Merger

Jul 09, 2021 at 09:56 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee Electric celebrated the first year together with Murfreesboro Electric in a report to Mayor McFarland and the City Council. T.... Read More

Is Rutherford County Prepared for Electric Vehicles on the Daily

Jul 07, 2021 at 10:34 am by WGNS

As more and more electric cars hit the streets, many ask where they can receive a recharge? Amy Byers with Middle Tennessee Electric told WGNS NEWS…Rutherford County an.... Read More

Middle Tennessee Electric Rolls Out Virtual Energy Academy Sessions

Apr 27, 2021 at 10:10 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, TENN. – Startled by a higher than usual electric bill after this winter’s bone-chilling cold waves? Or, perhaps you are worried about upcoming bills.... Read More

Reporting Electric Outages and Seeing an Outage Map in the Age of Technology

Mar 31, 2021 at 08:27 am by WGNS

In the new age of technology, sometimes we make things more confusing than what they should be. That said, it is still important to report electricity outages in your communit.... Read More

Middle Tennessee Electric urges spring storm preparedness and safety

Mar 25, 2021 at 02:16 pm by WGNS

Everyone loves sunny, warm days in spring. However, Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) urges members to be weather aware and not forget we’re in the spring storm season whe.... Read More

Middle Tennessee Electric’s ad valorem tax payments help local communities

Mar 15, 2021 at 10:00 am by WGNS

As a not-for-profit electric cooperative, Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) is exempt from certain types of taxes, but it is still one of the largest taxpayers to local governme.... Read More

Idea of Generator Powering Home

Mar 04, 2021 at 09:30 am by WGNS

After the recent ice storms, some residents have thought about hooking up a generator at their home. Middle Tennessee Electric’s Amy Byers stated…She said when po.... Read More

Murfreesboro Now Ranked as 8th Worst City for Electric Car Owners

Mar 02, 2021 at 07:27 am by WGNS

A lawn care company that has a sole purpose of linking homeowners with lawn care providers - - that has become known for their “Best Of” and “.... Read More

Council adopts resolution creating Community Investment Study - What to do with the $245-Million in Proceeds after Selling Murfreesboro Electric to MTEMC

Feb 25, 2021 at 07:47 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Murfreesboro City Council voted Thursday (Feb. 25) to create a Community Investment Study Group to provide advice on handling pr.... Read More

200,000 Electric Vehicles could be on Tennessee Roads by year 2028

Feb 03, 2021 at 11:27 am by WGNS

  UPDATED: The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) and the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation announced Wednesday they are partnering to develop a statewi.... Read More

RECAP: Middle TN Electric Crews Restore Electricity in the Eye of the Storm

Jan 26, 2021 at 05:35 pm by WGNS

Middle Tennessee Electric experienced a large scale power outage on Monday night, which was when the storms brewed through Middle Tennessee. The electric provider's spokespe.... Read More

Changes at Middle TN Electric

Jan 19, 2021 at 01:14 pm by WGNS

Middle Tennessee Electric has changed their logo, which is one small detail in their focus on customers.  Amy Byers, who is with the electric provider’s public rela.... Read More