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Dakota Electric’s energy tours offer an up-close look at three types of power generation. The cost is $10 per person and includes transportation and lunch. Children must be at least 12 years old and accompanied by an adult. Tours fill on a first-come, first-served basis.
Thursday, Sept. 8, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 9, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
McNeilus Wind Farm, located in Dodge Center, Minnesota, includes 41 turbines. Members will have the opportunity to go inside the base of a turbine and talk to an engineer.
Pleasant Valley Station, near Sargeant, Minnesota, is a natural gas peaking plant that generates electricity during times of high electrical demand.
Randolph solar is a local two-megawatt solar site providing power to Dakota Electric members.
Register online at https://2022energytour.eventbrite.com. Select the tour date you plan to attend and click register.