Today's Conservation Gauge

Friday 6/24             

Today's Load Control

If you participate in an EnergyWise® off-peak program, you can determine if load control will impact you today or tomorrow by visiting Great River Energy's load management guide.

Visit the load management guide

Learn how load control receivers work

Thank you for participating. You help keep rates as low as possible for all members.


Outage Information:

If you are experiencing a power outage, call Dakota Electric at 651-463-6201 or 1-800-430-9722.

Learn more about reporting outages
Learn how to stay safe during outages
Learn how power is restored

Energy Savings Goal

Dakota Electric strives to help members lower their energy bills by using electricity more wisely. In 2016, Dakota Electric has a goal of helping members save 16.4 million kilowatt-hours with our rebate programs.

Energy Savings Achieved
This graph shows how we are doing on the goal of saving energy through our rebate programs. We are off to a great start having saved more than 13.3 million kWh. So far, businesses have saved more than 10.9 million kWh and residential members have saved nearly 2.5 million kWh. Thank you to all who are helping save electricity by using our rebate programs!


Energy-Saving Resources
Off-peak programs
Energy tips


Local Students Receive $160,000 in Scholarships

Find out who received scholarships to further their education.

Power that electric vehicle with wind energy

Find out how you can power your electric vehicle from wind energy for no additional cost. Learn about Revolt.

Local volunteers help at Whitetail Woods

Dakota Electric members helped plant nearly 1,000 trees at Whitetail Woods as part of the statewide GreenTouch program.