CoServ's favorite stories from 2020

CoServ's favorite stories from 2020

At first glance, 2020 is a year most of us would like to forget. But challenging times test character and often bring out the best in people. These Top 10 stories of 2020 highlight CoServ’s giving spirit and commitment to the communities we serve, even though these challenging times.

CoServ lineman talks about restoring power in Mississippi after Hurricane Zeta

CoServ lineman talks about restoring power in Mississippi after Hurricane Zeta

CoServ Lineman Jacob Barreiro received a call on a Saturday that he and his crew had one day to prepare to travel to Mississippi where an estimated 30,000 Coast Electric Power Association members were without power.

Update: CoServ linemen heading home from Mississippi

Update: CoServ linemen heading home from Mississippi

CoServ linemen are heading home from Mississippi after spending several days there restoring power in the aftermath of Hurricane Zeta. Coast Electric Power Association released them Wednesday and they started heading back to Texas Thursday morning. 

Safety training: 'You never stop learning'

For CoServ's Operations Employees, COVID-19 further complicates an already challenging job

Safety training: 'You never stop learning'

The COVID-19 pandemic hasn’t prevented CoServ Employees from doing their jobs, and it hasn’t stopped CoServ’s commitment to safety.

Focus on CoServ families

The 'I Do It For Them' campaign reminds CoServ Employees to make safe choices

Focus on CoServ families

Whether it's their children, spouses or parents, every CoServ Employee has someone who wants them to come home safely every day. This is the premise behind CoServ’s safety campaign, I Do It For Them. The logo features a mom and dad with three young children enjoying a walk, and it is displayed on every CoServ Fleet vehicle as a reminder to stay safe. 

Reliability & Integrity team troubleshoots, resolves power quality issues

Reliability & Integrity team troubleshoots, resolves power quality issues

Whether they’re providing reliable electricity to critical water infrastructure in Highland Village or investigating why the lights flicker at a home in Prosper, the R&I Team provides an important, and often overlooked, service to CoServ Members.

CoServ Gas receives national award for safety from American Gas Association

CoServ Gas receives national award for safety from American Gas Association

CoServ received the 2019 Safety Achievement Award from the American Gas Association in August. The award is based on the number of work-related accidents and incidents reported to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).

Fastest way to report a power outage? Text OUT to 768482

Fastest way to report a power outage? Text OUT to 768482

It’s now easier than ever to report a power outage so that CoServ can restore your electric service faster and also keep you updated throughout the process.

Looking back on World Humanitarian Day

Looking back on World Humanitarian Day

An estimated 1 billion people around the world don't have electricity. CoServ partners with NRECA International to promote economic prosperity in developing countries through technical assistance and training in rural electrification.

Summer Status: ERCOT the grid and COVID-19

Summer Status: ERCOT the grid and COVID-19

The state’s electric grid expects to set a record for peak load this summer, even after adjusting for COVID-19’s economic impact.

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