Today's Conservation Gauge

Monday 10/5      
Tuesday 10/6

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 2015, Dakota Electric has a goal of helping members save 12.5 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. So far, businesses have saved nearly 9 million kWh and residential members have saved more than 3 million kWh. Thank you to all who are helping save electricity by using our rebate programs!


Energy-Saving Resources
Off-peak programs
Energy tips


Tanner Ruppe, Northfield, wins scholarship

Tanner Ruppe, Northfield, was recently named the winner of the Jay York scholarship.

Beware of energy scams

Be suspicious of anyone demanding payment immediately and threatening electricity shut off.

Your cooperative was nominated for a national award

We were honored to be nominated by the statewide cooperative association for a national Cooperative Purpose Award.