Electrical Safety Checklist

Electrical Safety Quiz

Storm Center

Be Prepared for Storms!

Storm Checklist

To report an outage, call SWTEC at 1-800-643-3980

If your lights go off during a storm, be prepared for the power outage. Assemble supplies to have on hand rather than rushing around when the storm is coming and waiting in long lines for milk or bread. Rotate your supplies to keep them fresh and use the following checklist to prepare for power outages:

Have Plenty of Food


At your Touchstone Energy cooperative, member safety is important to us. Below are some links to important safety information to help keep you and your family safe,

Power Line Safety

Accidentally contacting a power line can be dangerous and in some cases, even deadly. Your Touchstone Energy cooperative wants to help our members stay safe around power lines.

Together We Save

Save Energy, Save Money

Find out how the little changes add up at TogetherWeSave.com

Imagine if everyone in your co-op made one small change. Now, stop imagining. Flip a switch. Seal some cracks. Screw in a CFL. Install a programmable thermostat and actually program it. Doesn’t take a lot of energy to save energy. But it sure pays off.

About Us

August 12, 1958 - P.K. McIntosh, shovel in hand, turns one of first spades of
dirt in ceremony marking construction of Southwest Texas Co-op's new
home in Eldorado. Several founders, directors, employees, and friends
gathered to observe the groundbreaking.