We're more than a utility
TEP provides the energy behind Tucson's economy
Tucson Electric Power provides safe, reliable power to Tucson residents—and more. We offer customers a wide range of incentivized programs to help them reduce their energy costs and build a better future.
We deliver safe, reliable power to more than 442,000 customers in the Tucson metropolitan area. We’re also a local leader in community service, volunteerism and economic development efforts.
TEP offers comprehensive energy services through reliable, traditional resources and a growing renewable power portfolio. We also offer many ways to help our customers use energy more efficiently.
TEP's community service efforts have earned nationwide acclaim. We provide direct contributions and other support for our employees' volunteerism, encouraging a spirit of giving that is shared among the Fortis family of utilities.
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Our Vision and Values
At Tucson Electric Power, our vision is to be an exceptional energy provider that positively impacts the lives of our employees, customers and communities.
Our vision and strategic direction are tied together by a common thread: our values. Our values define how we work and who we are.
We work safelyWe are committed to the safety and wellbeing of our employees, customers and communities. We relentlessly pursue a deep safety culture where employees thrive in an environment of trust, resilience, engagement and continuous improvement.
Our differences make us strongerWe value and respect our coworkers, our customers and the communities we serve. We are dedicated to making meaningful progress toward equity, access and opportunity for all. We champion an inclusive, diverse environment that celebrates our unique contributions, perspectives and experiences.
We do the right thingWe take responsibility for our actions, keep our commitments and earn trust through transparency. We act openly and honestly and hold ourselves to the highest level of integrity.
We achieve excellence togetherWe collaborate to overcome challenges and achieve the highest levels of operational, organizational and financial performance. We attract and develop the best people to produce positive results that are consistent with our values.
We learn continuouslyWe inspire innovation by promoting a learning culture where it is safe to try new things, ask for help, seek feedback, and grow from our failures. We execute with agility and embrace change as an opportunity for even greater success.
We drive sustainabilityWe work to protect and preserve our environment. We promote and support prosperity, growth and wellbeing in our communities. We work efficiently, use resources responsibly and partner with customers to care for our planet.
TEP and its sister company, UniSource Energy Services, are among a family of utilities owned by FortisExternal Website. Opens new window, Canada’s largest investor-owned gas and electric utility holding company. Fortis completed an acquisition of UNS EnergyExternal Website. Opens new window, TEP’s and UES’ parent company, in August 2014.
Fortis is the largest investor-owned electric and gas distribution utility in Canada. Its regulated utilities account for approximately 93 percent of its total assets and serve more than 3 million customers across Canada and in the United States and the Caribbean. Fortis owns non-regulated hydroelectric generation assets in Canada, Belize and Upstate New York. For more information, visit fortisinc.comExternal Website. Opens new window.