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Minnesota Power and Great River Energy to build transmission line to bolster electric reliability in northern Minnesota

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Great River Energy announces next pollinator habitat project

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Low-carbon future comes into focus

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‘Sota Grown earns recognition for rural vitality

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Cooperatives handle the heat
Sep 22, 2022

As summer draws to a close, Great River Energy and its member-owner cooperatives are looking back on a season of reliable electric service despite news coverage and warnings about a shortage of

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Experience, education inspire the switch to electric vehicles
Sep 22, 2022

Humans are creatures of habit, settling into routines and rarely disrupting them unless advantages are presented by alternatives. But more people are finding themselves breaking out of their comfort

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Membership approves customer arrangement with Connexus Energy
Aug 30, 2022

Great River Energy’s member-owner cooperatives today approved the agreements required for Connexus Energy to transition from member-owner to customer of Great River Energy. Great River Energy will

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Investing in a strong electric system
Aug 23, 2022

The Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO), the region’s grid operator, approved a portfolio of transmission projects last month as part of the first phase of its Long-Range Transmission

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