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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 600,000 Tennesseans via 312,000+ 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, Lavergne, Lebanon, and Mt. Juliet. MTE employs 500+ people in 7 local offices and its Murfreesboro corporate headquarters.

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Larry Rose

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

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

Recent Press Releases

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MTE Press Release - March 25, 2021

Middle Tennessee Electric urges spring storm preparedness and safety. Everyone loves sunny, warm days in spring.

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MTE’s ad valorem tax payments help local communities

Proud to be a responsible corporate citizen in our communities As a not-for-profit electric cooperative, Middle Tenness

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Cold weather drives electric bills higher

Middle Tennessee Electric is here to help The effects of last week’s frigid temperatures can linger longer than expecte

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Collections suspended through March 2, 2021

Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) announced Sunday it would continue to suspend disconnections until March 2, 2021, as the area rebounds from recent winter storms.

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MTE Winter Weather Bulletin - February 15, 2021

MTE office to close early due to inclement weather Due to inclement weather and for the safety of Middle Tennessee Elec

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Member energy-saving tips as frigid weather approaches

Middle Tennessee Electric provides members energy-saving tips as frigid weather approaches For Immediate Release – Febr