Affordable Energy

  • Cooperatives Build Community

    October 7, 2021

    The cooperative business model has a history of building community from the ground up. Nearly a century ago when utilities…

  • Minnesota Cold Weather Rule

    September 27, 2021
    Minnesota Cold Weather Rule Extended Due to Omnibus Bill
    The Minnesota Cold Weather Rule, under statute (216B.097), protects residential utility customers…

  • CEO’s Message – September 2021

    Future Focus: Strategy and Planning
    Every three years, the Stearns Electric Board of Directors, alongside the Cooperative’s Executive and Management teams, create a…

  • Let’s Beat the Peak Together

    September 4, 2021

    As a member of Stearns Electric Association, you know how to make smart energy choices that help you save money….

  • Suds and Savings

    10 Ways to Save Energy in the Laundry Room

    June 13, 2021

    Your clothes washer and dryer account for a significant portion of energy…

  • Dollars and Sense

    May 27, 2021

    Sauk Centre-based member business, Country Cat, continues to see improvements in energy efficiency paying off.

    In 1991, Country Cat was officially…

  • Member Survey Notice

    April 21, 2021

    Stearns Electric Association and NRECA Market Research will perform a Member Satisfaction Survey this Spring.

    In April, Stearns Electric Association is…

  • A Heat Pump Built for Minnesota Winters and Summers

    March 16, 2021

    Air source heat pumps (ASHPs) have been used for many years in nearly all parts of the United States but,…

  • What is Beneficial Electrification?

    March 7, 2021

    If you’re like most Americans, you’re interested in saving money on energy costs and might also be interested in doing…