Steele-Waseca Cooperative Electric - Great River Energy

Steele-Waseca Cooperative Electric

Steele-Waseca Cooperative Electric was formed on October 10, 1936, when Waseca Cooperative Electric and Steele County Cooperative Electric were merged into one organization with a combined membership of 860.

Since its beginning, the cooperative has grown steadily to its present membership of more than 11,000. A growing membership and increased loads created the need for power, lines and facilities. Today, SWCE has more than 2,200 miles of line.

Number of connected services: 11,595

Counties served: Rice, Waseca, Steele, Blue Earth, Dodge, Goodhue, Freeborn, Faribault and Le Sueur

Year incorporated: 1936

Contact info

Address: 2411 W. Bridge St.
P.O. Box 485
Owatonna, MN 55060

Phone: 507-451-7340