Brazos Electric Cooperative

From Global Energy Monitor

Brazos Electric Cooperative is the oldest and largest generation transmission and electric cooperative in the state of Texas and is headquartered in Waco. The company provides wholesale power to its sixteen member distribution cooperatives in Texas as well as two municipalities in the state.[1]

Hugo 2

Along with Western Farmers Electric Cooperative the company had proposed a 750.0-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power unit expansion at the Hugo Plant in Ft. Townson, Oklahoma known as Unit 2. This project was canceled.

Sandy Creek

The company also created Brazos Sandy Creek to move forward with the proposed Sandy Creek Plant along with Dynegy / LS Power and several other companies, Brazos owns 25% of the shares in this project.[2]

Articles and Resources


  1. "Brazos Electric" Brazos Electric Cooperative Website, accessed December 10, 2009.
  2. "LS Power Announces Completion of Project Financing For Sandy Creek Energy Associates, L.P.", August 30, 2007

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