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Director Election - Get To Know The Candidates

Ballots for the 2015 Director Election will be mailed September 11, which is also the first day of online voting. Review the Candidate Profiles brochure (click at bottom of page to turn page) to become acquainted with each of those willing to take a leadership role in RGEC, and remember to cast your vote online, or by mail. Member participation is what makes and keeps cooperatives strong!

Director Margarita Nelson discusses the importance of the director election.


Example of the Rocky Terrain in the RGEC TerritoryService Area Maps

RGEC has the largest service territory of any electric cooperative in the contiguous United States, serving 18 counties in Texas and 2 counties in New Mexico, which covers approximately 35,000 sq. miles. These counties include: Brewster, Crockett, Culberson, Dimmit, Edwards, El Paso, Hudspeth, Jeff Davis, Kinney, Maverick, Pecos, Presidio, Reeves, Terrell, Uvalde, Val Verde, Webb and Zavala in Texas, and Eddy and Otero Counties in New Mexico. 

RGEC currently employs 155 people to serve 6,283 members with 13,144 meters. It maintains offices in Alpine, Brackettville, Carrizo Springs, Dell City, El Paso, and Fort Stockton, with the Brackettville office serving as corporate headquarters.  The Co-op maintains 9,863 miles of Energized Line of which 143 miles are Transmission Line and 169 miles are Underground Line. RGEC maintains the electrical distribution systems for Ft. Bliss, El Paso, Texas, and Laughlin Air Force Base, Del Rio, Texas.

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Brackettville Headquarters

By the time you read this, we should be experiencing the "dog days of summer". In Texas, these are the days that include the latter half of August through mid-September, or later. For me, the term describes the period when I have had my fill of hot weather and I am anxiously looking forward to cool termperatures. Rest assured, I am already looking forward to fall.  Read more.

 Monthly Message Archive.

Board Meeting Agenda.  

Not For Sale Resolution.



There remains approximately $1,500,358.47 in unclaimed capital credits through the year 1984. These unclaimed amounts are for those whose contact information was not kept up-to-date, and therefore, the checks were returned. Make sure we know how to reach you when it is time to mail your capital credits check!

 Claiming Capital Credits.

Claiming Capital Credits with Bankruptcy.  

Unclaimed Capital Credits list.

Capital Credits Brochure.

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Co-op Magazine   69th Annual Meeting

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  The 69th Annual Meeting was held Saturday, October 11, 2014 at the Pecos County Civic Center, in Fort Stockton, Texas.  Click here for photos
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