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2022 Electricity Brochure Available

The most recent information on how the electric generation, transmission and distribution systems work, plus the sources, costs and emissions of fuels used in meeting the needs of Dakota Electric’s members, is available here

You may also request a copy of the brochure be mailed to you by calling 651-463-6212.

Environmental Disclosure Brochure

Scholarships Awarded

More than 100 area high school students received scholarships this spring for their post-secondary education from Dakota Electric Association. Other students receiving part of the $160,000 in unclaimed capital credits this year are students at Inver Hills Community College and Dakota County Technical College, who will receive their scholarships in the fall. Dakota Electric has donated over $2 million since 1990 to help local students reach their goals through post-secondary education. 

“We are pleased to be able to help our local students this way,” Dakota Electric’s President and CEO Greg Miller said. “As a not-for-profit electric cooperative, Dakota Electric is proud to provide these scholarships from unclaimed capital credits as an investment in the future of our local youth.” 

Students from the following high schools received scholarships: Apple Valley, Burnsville, Cannon Falls, Eagan, Eastview, Farmington, Hastings, Two Rivers, Lakeville North, Lakeville South, Northfield, Randolph, Red Wing, Rosemount and Simley. 

Burnsville scholarship ceremony

PII Member Notice Available

We understand the importance of protecting the Personally Identifiable Information (PII) provided by our members. Dakota Electric protects its members’ privacy in accordance with all regulatory and legal requirements. To learn more, view our PII member notice brochure here. 

Outage App Notice

Starting July 26, 2022, Dakota Electric’s outage app will no longer be supported by the vendor. While we are working on a solution, you may still report your outage online or by phone at 651-463-6201. 

Member Appreciation Event

Unfortunately, Dakota Electric is not hosting the Member Appreciation event at the Minnesota Zoo this year, due to the uncertainty COVID-19 presented at the time planning needed to take place. We appreciate your patience and hope to see you at the event in 2023!.