NOTICE TO COUNTY AND MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENTS AND NEIGHBORING UTILITIES
On May 15, 2017, East Texas Electric Cooperative, Inc. (ETEC), Sam Rayburn G&T Electric Cooperative, Inc. (SRG&T), and Tex-La Electric Cooperative of Texas, Inc. (Tex-La) filed a joint application with the Public Utility Commission of Texas (Commission) for approval of the merger and related transfer of associated certificate of convenience and necessity (CCN) rights from SRG&T and Tex-La to ETEC. The case has been assigned Docket No. 47169.
ETEC, SRG&T, and Tex-La are electric cooperative corporations engaged in the transmission and generation of electricity. In their application, the parties request that the Commission approve their proposal to transfer CCN rights concerning certain transmission facilities from SRG&T and Tex-La to ETEC to facilitate the merger of SRG&T and Tex-La into ETEC. No new facilities are proposed in this application.
Persons with questions about this project should contact Mark C. Davis at 512-472-1085. Persons wishing to intervene or comment on the action sought should contact the Commission as soon as possible as an intervention deadline will be imposed. A comment or request to intervene should be mailed to the Commission at P. O. Box 13326, Austin, Texas 78711-3326, or the Commission may be contacted by phone at (512) 936-7120 or toll-free at (888) 782-8477. Hearing and speech-impaired individuals with text telephone (TTY) may contact the Commission through Relay Texas by dialing 7-1-1. All comments should reference Docket No. 47169.
Copies of the application are on file with the Commission and are available in ETEC’s offices at 2905 Westward Drive Nacogdoches, Texas, 75691. Arrangements to view or obtain a copy of the application may be made by contacting Mark C. Davis at 512-472-1085.