Today's Conservation Gauge

Friday 4/17    

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 386,000 kWh and residential members have saved 204,000 kWh. Thank you to all who are helping save electricity by using our rebate programs!


Energy-Saving Resources
Off-peak programs
Energy tips


See which local students are traveling to Washington, D.C. in June

Five local students will participate in the National Rural Electric Association’s annual Washington, D.C. Youth Tour, scheduled for June 13-18.

Dakota Electric annual meeting held Thursday, April 30

Dakota Electric will hold its Annual Meeting on April 30 at 7 p.m. Here's your chance to hear the latest from your member-owned cooperative.

Learn about solar at the Solar Fair

Those who are interested in learning about residential solar can attend the Solar Fair on Earth Day in Lakeville.