UPDATED: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 12:22pm
Bell County — In Bell County, more than $150,000.00 is available to assist residents who cannot afford to pay their TXU energy Bills.
The TXU energy aid program has been in operation for more than 30 years and is the largest bill-payment assistance program among electricity providers in the nation, according to their website.
In Temple, about $100,000 is available and in Killeen $55,000.
The TXU Energy Aid program is administered through select social service agencies and nonprofit groups. Agency partners will determine and deliver financial assistance if those in need qualify.
Customers in need of help can recieve more information by calling 211 to connect with an agency that provides bill-payment assistance or by calling the Bell County Human Services department directly.