Our Power is Our People
Minnkota Power Cooperative exists for the sole purpose of meeting the electricity needs of rural member cooperatives in eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota, powering the region's homes, farms, schools and businesses.
Minnkota is committed to delivering safe, reliable, affordable and
environmentally responsible electricity. Stay connected with us.
Innovations Minnkota News
Get the latest on our power projects, member successes and community achievements.
See our plans to research and engineer one of the world’s largest carbon capture projects.
Join us in learning more about EVs in the north – the savings, the benefits and the fun.
Join the Minnkota team! Our cooperative offers diverse career opportunities that share one mission – serving our members and communities.
Minnkota's Generation Resources Coal
Minnkota generates reliable baseload electricity from the lignite coal-based Milton R. Young Station near Center, N.D.
Learn More Wind
A third of Minnkota’s electric generation capacity comes from wind turbines installed across the state of North Dakota.
Learn More Hydro
A portion of Minnkota’s renewable energy is generated at Garrison Dam, located on the Missouri River in central North Dakota.