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Denton Municipal Electric (DME) is committed to providing high quality, reliable, effective, and energy efficiency services for its customers in the greater Denton area. As one of the 2,000 community-owned and not-for-profit public power utilities in the country, DME provides service to 53,194 residential and commercial customers with Annual System Energy Sales of 1,519,763 MWH.

On July 1, 2018, the City of Denton began commercial operation of a new power plant, the Denton Energy Center (DEC). The DEC is a natural gas plant with quick-start natural gas reciprocating engines that help provide power supply and price certainty when renewable resources output and prices become volatile. The DEC has the flexibility to operate at variable output levels while supporting DME’s renewable power purchase portfolio.

DEC Reports

Contact Us

DEC Plant Manager - Jason Brown
(940) 349-7140, Jason.Brown@cityofdenton.com
Report an Electricity Outage 
Dispatch - (940) 349-7000

Billing Questions
Customer Service - (940) 349-8700, Customer.Service@cityofdenton.com