More than a power company
Great River Energy is a not-for-profit wholesale electric power cooperative serving 27 member-owner distribution cooperatives. Together, our systems provide reliable, cleaner electricity while maintaining affordable rates for 1.7 million people.
Always exploring new ways to serve
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Enabling greater reliability with multi-day energy storage
Restoring pollinator and wildlife habitats across Minnesota
Northland Reliability Project
More ways we’re
Great River Energy’s senior staff and board of directors logged hundreds of miles along Highway 169 in early February to host member-owner meetings in Mankato and Onamia. Approximately 250Full article
Great River Energy recently launched a new safety campaign for employees called “Be the One” at the cooperative’s all-employee meeting. Be the One has a simple but critical message: AnyFull article
Great River Energy’s long-standing reputation as a leading well-being employer continues as the cooperative received another industry accolade. Great River Energy once again received recognitionFull article
Safe. Smart. Responsible: Installing bird flight diverters using drones protects lineworkers and wildlife
Utilities have long taken measures to make electric infrastructure more visible and less obstructive to plants and animals. A Great River Energy project in southwest Minnesota demonstrates a newFull article
Making everyday moments possible
From brewing your morning coffee to charging your phone overnight. From cooking Saturday morning breakfast to watching your favorite weeknight show. We exist to deliver electricity you can depend on every day.