Important Information

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KCEC Student Scholarship Application

 

Need Utility Assistance? 

A quick and easy form for up to 12 months if utility assistance. Need utility assistance? If you are a renter and were impacted by COVID please complete this form and submit it to the specific utility company for processing.

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Utility Bill Assistance 

 The Department of Finance and Administration (DFA) will administer approximately $170 million appropriated for the Emergency Rental Assistance program for the State of New Mexico. Click here for more information.

 

Internet Utility Assistance 

As of May 12, 2021, eligible households will be able to enroll in the program to receive a monthly discount of $50 or $75 for Tribal off the cost of broadband service from an approved provider. Eligible households can enroll by visiting GetEmergencyBroadband.org.

 Internet Assistance 

Kit Carson Internet is proud to be a Lifeline Service Provider. For internet assistance, get pre-approved at checklifeline.org

All program changes and requirements come from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and USAC, not Kit Carson Internet.  For more information, please visit the USAC website.

2019 Media Kit


Kit Carson Electric Cooperative, Inc. (KCEC) has approximately 23,000 electric members, 7,000 broadband customers and 3,300 propane customers serving Taos, Colfax and Rio Arriba counties in North Central New Mexico, six municipalities, two Pueblos -Taos and Picuris. KCEC currently employs 129 local residents.

KCEC has approximately 2,900 miles of electric and high-speed fiber-optic lines.  The electric and internet network reaches 29 communities comprising roughly 29,000 member-owners, 3,600 businesses, and 183 critical anchor institutions, such as schools, hospitals, and government.

KCEC is constructing distributed energy resources (DER) with storage capacity to service 100% of KCEC’s daytime peak energy requirements by 2022. Today, KCEC has 19.8 MW of solar arrays installed. KCEC uses local companies, PPC Solar and Sol Luna Solar, therefore supporting local employment.

Kit Carson Internet (KCI) provides 1 gigabit (Gb) service with simultaneous upload and download speed. This enables individuals and businesses to fully utilize Cloud services, live stream, video conferencing and VoIP services.