Stearns Electric Association

  • Cybersecurity Awareness

    September 23, 2021

    Next month is Cybersecurity Awareness Month. In preparation, learn how to stay safe with these tips from the Department of…

  • 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…

  • How the Grid Works

    September 10, 2021


    Whenever you flip a switch, plug in your phone or open your refrigerator,…

  • 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….

  • Member Spotlight: Hemker Park & Zoo

    August 27, 2021

    Tucked back in the woods outside of Freeport lays one of Central Minnesota’s best kept secrets – Hemker Park &…

  • Understanding Power Surges and Blinks

    August 26, 2021

    Have you ever noticed your lights blink during a thunderstorm? Or perhaps you’ve noticed a blinking microwave clock when you…

  • 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…

  • More Comes with Membership

    August 6, 2021

    You might think of Stearns Electric Association as just the local electric utility, but because of you and your neighbors,…

  • 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…