Reliable Energy

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    Powering You Through: The Storm and The Clear

    August 23, 2021

    Electricity offers many everyday conveniences – lighting for homes, appliances for cooking, televisions, game consoles and tablets for entertainment, just…

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    CEO’s Message – August 2021

    Power Supply Transformation Continues
    Great River Energy (GRE), Stearns Electric Association’s wholesale power provider, recently announced an agreement to sell Coal Creek Station…

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    Trimming Tomorrow’s Problems

    July 26, 2021
    In 2016, Stearns Electric Association began an aggressive vegetation management project. After four…

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    CEO’s Message – July 2021

    Minnesota Passes Eco Act: New Law Demonstrates that Smart Electrification Benefits Consumers, the Environment
    A bill led by electric cooperatives to modernize and…

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    Keeping Transformers Clear

    June 27, 2021

    Thinking of landscaping around your transformer or junction box? Think again.

    In many residential developments and neighborhoods, you’ll find transformers and…

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    Powering You Through: The Old and The New

    June 25, 2021

    Whether you’re taking over the family farm or building your dream home, Stearns Electric Association is proud to provide the…

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    A Chain Reaction – Substation Upgrades

    June 17, 2021

    At Stearns Electric Association, we strive to always provide our member-consumers with reliable electricity. Many times, that means being proactive…

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    Hot Weather can Stress the Electric Grid, But Co-ops Have a Plan

    June 3, 2021

    Minnesotans experience weather in extremes oftentimes on a recurring cycle — from deep freezes to big melts to heat waves…

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    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…