Today's Conservation Gauge

Friday 2/12          

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 4 million kWh. So far, businesses have saved more than 3.8 million kWh and residential members have saved nearly 600,000 kWh. Thank you to all who are helping save electricity by using our rebate programs!


Energy-Saving Resources
Off-peak programs
Energy tips

2016 Youth Tour

Our members donated more than $28,000 through Helping Neighbors

Helping Neighbors, a program for Dakota Electric members to easily donate to help others, provided more than $28,000 to local agencies to help those in need.

Students - Win a trip to Washington D.C.!

Dakota Electric is giving away a trip to five lucky high school juniors and seniors. Find out how you can apply.

Vineyard Community Services wins Touchstone Energy Community Award

Congratulations to three organizations doing a great work to help others in our local area!