Great River Energy | More than a power company

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.

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In the news
Regional meeting road trip welcomes members to learn about Great River Energy
Feb 14, 2024

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 250

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Empowering employees to ‘Be the One’
Feb 14, 2024

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: Any

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Great River Energy recognized as a ‘Healthiest Employer’ for 2023
Feb 14, 2024

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 recognition

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Safe. Smart. Responsible: Installing bird flight diverters using drones protects lineworkers and wildlife
Jan 17, 2024

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 new

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