Affordable Energy

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    The Evolution of Electricity

    December 6, 2021

    The power supply mix that brings electricity to your home, business or farm has evolved. Coal-fired power plants — once…

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    Holiday Décor Tips for an Energy-Wise Home

    November 12, 2021

    Whether you’ve already decked your halls or you’re just getting started, there’s still time to incorporate energy savings into your…

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    Powering You Through: The Big and The Small

    October 25, 2021

    When it comes down to business, Stearns Electric Association proudly provides the electricity needed to our commercial members to keep…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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….

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    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…

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    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…