Minnkota Power Cooperative

Minnkota Power Cooperative is a cooperative, which means the company is owned by its customers and they vote in individuals to run the company. In 2020 the company sold 98.56% of their megawatt hours sold through wholesale channels to other providers. Electricity production facilities owned by the company produced 25.62% of the megawatt hours sourced by the supplier and an additional 74.78% was purchased via wholesale channels. Their total revenue in 2020 from electricity related activities was $390,338,400, with 96.87% coming from sales to the wholesale market.

About Minnkota Power Cooperative

There are 5,253,832.32 megawatt hours produced by the company by burning coal. Electricity production plants owned by the provider use non-renewable fuel sources to generate 100.00% of their total electricity generation, or 5,261,223.4 megawatt hours. This total ranks them at 3rd out of 17 providers in the state. Production facilities associated with or owned by Minnkota Power Cooperative generate 5,261,223.4 megawatt hours, which is the 174th highest of any supplier in the United States.

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Minnkota Power Cooperative's electricity generation plants primarily use Coal for electricity production. It accounts for 99.86% of the megawatt hours generated by the company and 5,253,832.32 megawatt hours are produced from it.

Energy Loss

Providers routinely report energy lost through electricity transmission to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. Minnkota Power Cooperative recently reported a loss of 0.83% of their electricity production amount. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.76%. This results in Minnkota Power Cooperative receiving a ranking of 1352nd worst out of 3511 suppliers in the United States.

Minnkota Power Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:5301 32nd Avenue South
    Grand Forks, North Dakota 58201
    United States of America
  • CEO:Mac McLennan

Minnkota Power Cooperative Contact

Minnkota Power Cooperative Service

  • Outage Phone:(701) 795-4000

Quick Facts About Minnkota Power Cooperative

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There was an increase in CO2 pollution of 50,314,946.12 kilograms (0.86%) from the production of electricity sold by Minnkota Power Cooperative in the past 12 months.

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Energy Loss

Minnkota Power Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss

56,406MWh

1352 National Rank

Minnkota Power Cooperative Energy Makeup

Power Plants Owned by Minnkota Power Cooperative

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Minnkota Power Cooperative Fuel Makeup

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
99.86%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.14%

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Minnkota Power Cooperative FAQ:

What percentage of Minnkota Power Cooperative’s electricity is generated from renewable fuels?

Electric generation facilities owned by or associated with Minnkota Power Cooperative generate 0% of their electricity from renewable fuels.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Minnkota Power Cooperative?

Minnkota Power Cooperative owns or is associated with 2 power plants.

What is the phone number for Minnkota Power Cooperative?

The Minnkota Power Cooperative phone number is (701) 795-4000.

What percentage of Minnkota Power Cooperative’s electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuel types?

Minnkota Power Cooperative generates 100.00% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel sources.

Who is the CEO of Minnkota Power Cooperative?

Minnkota Power Cooperative’s CEO is Mac McLennan.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-10-14