Middle Tennessee Electric

Is an electric vehicle the right car for you in Rutherford County, TN?

Feb 09, 2022 at 10:04 am by WGNS News

Many people have thought about the electric vehicle route when buying a new car, but is it the right direction for you daily commute? Amy Byers with Middle Tennessee Electric.... Read More

Middle Tennessee Electric makes largest ad valorem tax payment in organization’s history to Rutherford County

Feb 02, 2022 at 03:22 pm 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

UPDATE: Talks about the City of Murfreesboro and Middle Tennessee Electric Land Swap Continue

Jan 25, 2022 at 05:15 pm by WGNS

The City of Murfreesboro and Middle Tennessee Electric continue to research the idea of a proposed land swap.Amy Byers with Middle Tennessee Electric told WGNS NEWS...The ut.... Read More
Chris Jones,  CEO of MTE

Middle TN Electric CEO Chris Jones Receives National Award

Jan 12, 2022 at 07:10 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro, Tenn. – Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) President and CEO Chris Jones has received the 2022 J.C. Brown CEO Communication Leadership Award. The Nationa.... Read More

Middle Tennessee Electric Closes Early Thursday (01/06/2022)

Jan 06, 2022 at 09:04 am by WGNS

Due to inclement weather and for the safety of Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) members and employees, MTE just announced that it will be closing its office locations Thur.... Read More

More Details on Potential Land Swap Between the City of Murfreesboro and Electric Provider

Dec 21, 2021 at 07:38 am by WGNS

Land that is currently owned by Middle Tennessee Electric on Veterans Parkway will likely become a new city park, if the City of Murfreesboro moves forward with a land swap.Th.... Read More

Park planning in West Murfreesboro would shift to new location if “property swap” with MTE wins City Council approval

Dec 03, 2021 at 07:42 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Murfreesboro City Council voted Thursday, Dec. 2, to approve City staff moving forward with negotiation, due diligence, and document prepa.... Read More

UPDATE: Funding from Murfreesboro Electric Department Proceeds

Nov 10, 2021 at 11:32 am by WGNS

The City of Murfreesboro is moving forward with a plan on how to use and save the funds received from the sale of Murfreesboro Electric. You may recall, the electric departmen.... Read More

Middle Tennessee Electric is Thanking Teachers for their Dedication to Children in Rutherford County

Oct 20, 2021 at 06:21 pm by WGNS

October is known as National Co-op month, which is a great time to slow down and thank those who work for Middle Tennessee Electric. The local utility provider was founded i.... Read More

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

UPDATE: Police Know Who the Driver Was in a Hit and Run Accident on Sept. 3rd that Caused Over 10,000 to be Without Power

Sep 21, 2021 at 11:15 am by WGNS

We have another update on the hit and run accident that left over 10,000 homes and businesses in the dark.On September 3rd, a driver ran off the road after striking a truck an.... Read More

UPDATE: Highlights from the Annual Middle Tennessee Electric Annual Meeting

Aug 30, 2021 at 09:26 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, TN – Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) leadership updated cooperative members on the organization’s health and answered questions directly from its mem.... 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

City of Murfreesboro and Middle Tennessee Electric partner in downtown streetlight project

Jul 15, 2021 at 10:52 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The City of Murfreesboro, in partnership with Middle Tennessee Electric, initiated a decorative streetlight bulb replacement project in d.... Read More

Many Homeowners Face Increased Problems with their Air Conditioner During the Hot Days of Summer

Jul 13, 2021 at 02:20 pm by WGNS

As the temperature continues to remain high, it's not uncommon for homeowners to experience problems with their air-conditioner. Amy Byers with Middle Tennessee Electric says.... 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

Middle Tennessee Electric in Murfreesboro is growing, but what happens in year 2023?

Jun 30, 2021 at 06:47 pm by WGNS

Middle Tennessee Electric continues to grow, which creates the need for more office and customer service space for their Murfreesboro headquarters. That said, you may recall.... Read More

Investment Study Group Meets June 2nd to Discuss Investment of Proceeds from Murfreesboro Electric being Sold in 2020

May 31, 2021 at 07:00 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Talks on how to best invest the proceeds from the city selling Murfreesboro Electric to Middle Tennessee Electric will progress on Wednesday, Jun.... Read More

UPDATE: Talks of What to Do with Proceeds from the Sale of Murfreesboro Electric Continue

May 05, 2021 at 03:08 pm by WGNS

Talks of what to do with proceeds from the sale of Murfreesboro Electric to Middle Tennessee Electric continue.The Community Investment Study Group will meet Wednesday, May 12.... 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