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Touchstone Energy® Community Award applications being accepted 999 test

Dakota Electric Association is now accepting applications for the Touchstone Energy Community Award, which recognizes non-profit groups, community organizations and zithromax prescription businesses that have shown a strong commitment to the community. The award acknowledges the efforts of those who have impacted numerous people, collaborated and shared resources, addressed unmet community needs or provided necessary services. In 2014, [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:11+00:00 October 3rd, 2014|Categories: Press Release|

Touchstone Energy® Community Award applications being accepted

Dakota Electric Association is now accepting applications for the Touchstone Energy Community Award, which recognizes non-profit groups, community organizations and businesses that have shown a strong commitment to the community. The award acknowledges the efforts of those who have impacted numerous people, collaborated and shared resources, addressed unmet community needs or provided necessary services. In 2014, [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:11+00:00 October 3rd, 2014|Categories: Press Release|

Inver Hills dedicates classroom to Dakota Electric Association

Inver Hills Community College recently celebrated the dedication of the viagra prices campus’ new library classroom, which houses a computer lab. Dakota Electric Association’s Board of Directors visited the campus for the dedication of the room named in honor of the company’s support to the college over the years. “Dakota Electric Association has a reputation for outstanding service [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:11+00:00 October 2nd, 2014|Categories: Press Release|

Minnesota utilities unite to fight scams

“Slam the Scam” launched to raise customer awareness   Representatives from 10 of the 13 participating utilities were on hand for the "Slam the Scam" press conference held at Xcel Energy's headquarters on Sept. 30, 2014. For the first time, 13 Minnesota utilities are joining forces to fight back against scams.  Reports of phone and email [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:11+00:00 September 30th, 2014|Categories: Press Release|

Dakota Electric provides McGruff safety kits for children

McGruff Safe Kids Identification kits for school children are now available from law enforcement agencies throughout Dakota County and nearby communities. Dakota Electric Association, a member-owned electric cooperative, provides local law enforcement agencies throughout Dakota County, Northfield and Cannon Falls with McGruff identification kits. Police officers will distribute the kits to classrooms if a teacher makes [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:11+00:00 September 10th, 2014|Categories: Press Release|

Dakota Electric and lender donate to 360 Communities

Dakota Electric Association, along with CoBank, one of its lenders, recently donated $10,000 to 360 Communities. Dakota Electric’s $5,000 donation was matched by CoBank through the company’s “Sharing Success” grant program for 2014. Dakota Electric’s Board of Directors presented the kamagra generic check to Sal Mondelli, president and CEO of 360 Communities and cialis buy cheap online Laurie Bolin, development director, during [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:11+00:00 September 2nd, 2014|Categories: Press Release|

Nearly 9,000 attended Dakota Electric’s Member Appreciation Event

Nearly 9,000, Dakota Electric Association members and their families attended the company’s 17th annual Member Appreciation Event at the Minnesota Zoo on July 31 from 4 to 8 p.m. During the event, zoo admission was free to all who purchase electricity from Dakota Electric, a member-owned cooperative. As part of the event, Dakota Electric asked attendees [...]

2017-03-16T12:32:16+00:00 August 6th, 2014|Categories: Press Release|

Dakota Electric and Great River Energy install local solar project

Dakota Electric, along with its wholesale power supplier Great River Energy, is in the process of installing a 20-kW solar array in Farmington. Construction on the project, located at the southeast corner of Highway 50 and Denmark Avenue, is scheduled to be completed this month. “We are happy to have this solar project installed in our [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:11+00:00 August 1st, 2014|Categories: Press Release|

Local students return from Washington D.C. trip

Five area high school students, sponsored by Dakota Electric Association, recently returned from a Washington D.C. trip-of-a-lifetime. Dakota Electric’s students joined more than 1,600 students from across the nation (38 total from Minnesota) for the 50th annual National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) Rural Electric Youth Tour held June 13-19. Dakota Electric Association awarded the students [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:11+00:00 July 16th, 2014|Categories: Press Release|

Dakota Electric helps bring data center to Dakota County

DataBank, from Dallas, Texas, has decided to locate a new data center facility in the former Taystee Bakery distribution center in Eagan. The 88,000-square-foot data center will be what is known as a “colocation facility” and multi-tenant “Carrier Hotel.” It will provide an entry-point for multiple telecommunications providers and carriers to connect from other cities, while [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:11+00:00 June 23rd, 2014|Categories: Press Release|