Today's Conservation Gauge

Friday 1/30 

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 has always strived to help members lower their energy bills by using electricity more wisely. In 2014, Dakota Electric had a goal of helping members save 12.5 million kilowatt-hours with our rebate programs.

Energy Savings Achieved
We have surpassed our 2014 goal and helped members save more than 14.4 million kilowatt-hours through rebate programs. Businesses saved 8,800,000 kWh and residential members saved 5,600,000 kWh. Thanks to everyone who helped save electricity!


Energy-Saving Resources
Off-peak programs
Energy tips


Students – Win a trip to Washington D.C.

Dakota Electric Association will provide five high school juniors or seniors the opportunity to win a trip to Washington, D.C. as part of the National Rural Electric...

Miracle League Project wins local Touchstone Energy Community Award

Miracle League's mission is to provide all children, regardless of ability, a chance to play baseball. They are having a great impact and won this year's Touchstone Energy...

Dakota Electric members donate more than $27,000 to needy

Dakota Electric's generous members help those in the local area having a hard time paying utility bills. Thanks to all those who help.