|GCEC serves Grayson and Collin Counties. We also live in and support all of the great communities
within our region. Our principal goal is to be your source of information for all electricity needs,
as well as striving to keep our members informed and involved so they can make a difference
in their community. If you have any electricity issues or needs, please call us at 903-482-7100.
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2016 Scholarship Application Package
Calling All Seniors!!! It's time to fill out your application for the 2016 Grayson-Collin Electric Cooperative Scholarship.
2016 Government In Action Youth Tour
Grayson-Collin Electric Cooperative holds a contest each year to select a participant for Texas Electric Cooperatives Government in Action Youth Tour. The trip is an extremely special one. By tradition and intent, the tour is set up to give youth an in-depth look at the nation’s capital. Each participant will have the opportunity to meet their Legislator, tour dozens of interesting sites and learn a great deal about history, government and electric cooperatives.
New Automated Response System now available...
GCEC is pleased to announce our new Automated Response System. The system has been implemented to assist our members by allowing them to enter outages, make payments, inquire on account balances, plus more via their touch tone phone. To access our automated response system for outages please dial 903-482-7111, for secure payments dial 844-252-5269. Because we strive to excel in personal service, our main number, 903-482-7100, will always be answered by our member services support staff.
Grayson-Collin Electric Cooperative- Operating Principle 7 - Concern For Community
Willie Wiredhand describes how cooperatives are grounded in the values of social responsibility and caring for others by contributing toward the needs of the communities in which they serve.
Grayson-Collin Electric Cooperative- Operating Principle 6 - Cooperation Among Cooperatives
Willie Wiredhand shares his maps as he describes how cooperatives volunteer and assist one another not only on a regional basis, but worldwide.
Grayson-Collin Electric Cooperative- Operating Principle 5 - Education, Training & Information
Willie Wiredhand gives a short lesson on how cooperatives strive to educate and keep members informed about important energy savings and audits, safety measures and much more.
Grayson-Collin Electric Cooperative- Operating Principle 4 - Autonomy & Independence
Willie describes how a cooperative is an independent organization governed by the very members that it serves.
Grayson-Collin Electric Cooperative- Operating Principle 3 - Economic Participation
Willie Wiredhand shares the concept of Economic Participation and how it applies to the cooperative process.
Grayson-Collin Electric Cooperative- Operating Principle 2 - Democratic Member Controlled
Willie Wiredhand describes the unique characteristics of a member controlled cooperative organization. Where members have a voice, unlike that of the typical public utility company.
Grayson-Collin Electric Cooperative- Operating Principle 1 - Voluntary & Open Membership
Join Willie Wiredhand as he shares the first of the Seven Operating Principles: Voluntary & Open Membership. Willie describes the differences between an electric cooperative and a public utility company.
Grayson-Collin Electric Cooperative- "Shine A Light"
Texas Recording Artist, Darden Smith sings "Shine A Light", a song commemorating Texas Rural Electric Cooperatives featuring Grayson Collin Electric Cooperative and Willie Wiredhand in 2015.
Grayson-Collin Electric Cooperative- 7 Operating Principles
Follow Willie Wiredhand as he shows then unique operating principles that distinguish an electric cooperative from the typical public utility company.
GCEC has launched SmartHub, a new bill pay website!
The enhanced site allows all the functionality as before, but now has more options for researching billing and usage history as well as other options like setting up recurring drafts, reporting outages, and maintenance request to our member service department. The link can be found at the top of the menu bar on the right of this page. Android and iOS apps are now available in the app market for smart phones and tablets.
If you have any questions regarding our new site, please call our member service department at 903-482-7100.
Co-op Connections will help your business connect with even more customers!
If you're a business owner, to an extent you have already felt the pinch of tougher economic times these days. What better way to stimulate your business than by becoming a Co-op Connections partner! By signing up to be a local participating business in the program, your business' exposure to hundreds of thousands more new customers is guaranteed while also strengthening relationships with your current customer base. Learn more about how easy it is to be a Co-op Connections partner today!
One test everybody will dig!
It's always exciting when there's a big project on the horizon. But there are a few critical steps that everyone should consider before breaking ground on any new construction, fencing or structure project, and that's a “Dig Tess”! The consequences can be very dangerous, expensive and can put the brakes on everyone's progress. So take a moment to contact us before things get too far along to make sure you're in the safety zone!
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