Karnes Electric Cooperative, Inc. Bylaws set forth the basic structure by which the cooperative is governed. The bylaws’ articles include: membership, rights and liabilities of members, meeting of members, board of directors, meeting of directors, and officers.
A copy of the bylaws is mailed to you with your “New Member Packet”. A Spanish version is also available. The bylaws are also available for your inspection at Karnes Electric Cooperative, Inc. offices during regular business hours.
Karnes Electric Cooperative, Inc. operates under a set of rules called the Tariffs for Electric Service (or simply, the tariff). The tariff is a living document that is amended periodically by the board of directors.
All Karnes Electric Cooperative, Inc. members agree to abide by the terms of the tariff, as amended, when executing the application for membership and purchase of power.
The tariff contains all rate schedules, line extension policies, charges, deposits and fees, billing procedures, right of way, member electric load characteristics/requirements and other items. The tariff is available for your inspection at Karnes Electric Cooperative, Inc.’s offices during regular business hours.