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January 18, 2022

BTU drone inspections

Bryan Texas Utilities (BTU) has contracted McCord Engineering to utilize an aerial drone to evaluate electrical lines for determining the best path for telecommunication lines to support the new BTU Administration building. The project is scheduled for January 21, 2022 and should be complete the same day, weather permitting. Residents in the following areas may […]

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December 8, 2021

BTU performs pole inspections

Bryan Texas Utilities (BTU) has contracted with Davey Resource Group to inspect and preserve wooden electric distribution poles within their rural territory. This program is part of an effort by BTU to identify poles that may need maintenance or replacement as part of their overall preventative maintenance program.  The project is scheduled to start in […]

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November 10, 2021

BTU to sponsor students on trip to Washington, D.C.

High school students can win an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C. through Bryan Texas Utilities (BTU). The Government-in-Action Youth Tour is a youth leadership program sponsored by BTU and organized by Texas Electric Cooperatives

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October 19, 2021

BTU to Perform Aerial Inspection of Texas Avenue Electric System

Bryan Texas Utilities (BTU), through the assistance of a BTU consultant, McCord Engineering, Inc. (McCord), will be using an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) to gather survey data along Texas Avenue in Bryan the week of October 25 through October 29, 2021. McCord will use this data to engineer and design the next phase of the […]

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August 3, 2021

BTU to Perform Aerial Inspection of Electric System

Bryan Texas Utilities (BTU), through the assistance of a contractor, will be conducting an aerial inspection of various elements of the BTU power system on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 through Friday, August 13, 2021. The contractor hired to do the work will be using a helicopter and UAV Drone to inspect parts of the BTU […]

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April 27, 2021

May is National Electrical Safety Month

May is National Electrical Safety Month. To celebrate, use the checklist below to inspect your home’s electrical system to keep your family safe all year long.

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March 19, 2021

Kids calendar submissions needed

For over 25 years, Bryan Texas Utilities has partnered with elementary school students in our service territory to create a fun and educational calendar for the community. The artwork submissions are coordinated through Art instructors at area schools, and we will also accept individual submissions, which can be dropped off in our lobby, mailed, or […]

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March 3, 2021

BTU to maintain existing electric rates

Along with other utilities in the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) region, Bryan Texas Utilities (BTU) continues to monitor the financial issues and discussions surrounding the recent historic winter weather event as it affected the energy market. While there are financial settlements still to be resolved in ERCOT and the situation changes daily, BTU […]

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March 1, 2021

Government in Action Youth Tour canceled; BTU Youth Leadership Scholarship now open

For many years, Bryan Texas Utilities (BTU) has sponsored three local high school students to go on the trip of a lifetime, the Government-in-Action Youth Tour. Unfortunately, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, trip administrators, the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) and Texas Electric Cooperatives (TEC), have determined it necessary to cancel the 2021 […]

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February 22, 2021

Lake Bryan closed to the public

Lake Bryan will close to the public beginning Monday, February 22, 2021 for water line repairs. Like many others, Lake Bryan facilities suffered water leaks due to the extreme cold weather. Lake Bryan is expected to reopen on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 9:00am, pending completion of repairs. Questions regarding pending reservations during this time […]

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