Our Financial Strength and Resilience
Brazos Electric is a 3,732 megawatt generation and transmission cooperative whose members' service territory extends across 68 counties from the Texas Panhandle to Houston. Organized in 1941, Brazos Electric was the first cooperative formed in the Lone Star state for the purpose of generating and supplying electrical power. Today, it is the largest generation and transmission cooperative in Texas. Brazos Electric is the wholesale power supplier for its 16 member-owner distribution cooperatives and one municipal system.
Owned by its member cooperatives, the Brazos Electric board of directors is comprised of one representative from each of these 16 members.