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Talquin Electric Cooperative

SmartGrid Program


Talquin Electric Cooperative, Inc.'s (TECI's) Smart Grid program involved the installation of advanced metering, communications infrastructure, distribution automation equipment, and customer systems. The project implemented two-way communication that enables customers to view their energy consumption at their convenience through customer systems and web portals.

Contact Information

RaSarah Browder
Grant Administrator
Talquin Electric Cooperative

Recipient: Talquin Electric Cooperative
HQ State: Florida
Total Budget: $16,200,000
Federal Share: $8,100,000
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Targeted Benefits:
  • Reduced Meter Reading Costs
  • Reduced Operating and Maintenance Costs
  • Increased Electric Service Reliability
  • Reduced Electricity Costs for Customers
  • Reduced Costs from Distribution Line Losses, Equipment Failures, and Theft
  • Deferred Investment in Distribution Capacity Expansion
  • Reduced Truck Fleet Fuel Usage
  • Reduced Greenhouse Gas and Criteria Pollutant Emissions

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