What is a Heat Pump? How Do Heat Pumps Work?

There are few—if any—better examples in everyday life of technology as magic than the humble heat pump AC/heating system.





We’re More Than Electricity.

The Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative is a member-owned, community-driven organization dedicated to being “Your kind of power.” Offering dependable electricity, high-speed Internet, reliable AC/Heating sales and service as well as solar options and electrician services, GVEC serves over 85,000 consumers through five customer service locations in Cuero, Gonzales, La Vernia, Schertz, and Seguin.

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GVEC has powered our members’ lives with reliable electricity for more than 75 years. As one of the largest electric cooperatives in Texas, we serve more than 85,000 meters in our service area spanning 3,500 square miles over 13 counties. We also serve one of the largest clusters of commercial and industrial customers in the region.

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Home Solutions

Make yourself comfortable with the folks who know all about home comfort: GVEC Home. We offer sales and service for energy-efficient AC/heating systems, electrician services and solar options.

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GVEC.net provides fast, affordable and reliable, high-speed Internet to residential and commercial customers including Fiber in select areas. Take your entertainment to the next level with faster and better Internet.

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Starting an energy-efficiency project? Before you begin, take a look at our rebate offers exclusively for GVEC members.

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Existing CustomersWhether it is face to face, over the phone or electronically, we want to make it easier and more convenient for you to reach us.

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Report & Track Outages

We strive to keep the power on at all times. However, given the volatility of weather and other issues beyond our control, outages may occur. When they do, it is important to know what you should do, and how we respond to restore your power as quickly as possible.
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Your Lifestyle… Our Solutions Blog

Power Outages: Dos & Don’ts

Power Outages: Dos & Don’ts

The Causes of Power Outages As we often mention in The GVEC Review, when it comes to your energy bill, weather matters. Weather also plays a significant role in power outages, with lightning strikes frequently causing the majority of outages in any given year. While...

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October Message from GVEC General Manager Darren Schauer — City of Gonzales Electric System and GVEC Enter Operations and Maintenance Service Agreement

GVEC Enters Groundbreaking Partnership with the City of Gonzales Electric System In July, GVEC finalized a service agreement for the Cooperative to assume day-to-day electric operations and maintenance activities for the City of Gonzales. This contract, which went...

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