Dairyland Power Cooperative Celebrates 75th Anniversary Year

Seventy-five years ago this December, Dairyland formed with the purpose of providing power to rural residents. All these years later, Dairyland stays true to our mission to provide safe, reliable, sustainable and competitively priced energy to the cooperative membership.>more

Major Solar Projects Underway

Dairyland has finalized agreements with two developers to purchase over 15 MW of renewable energy from multiple new utility-scale photovoltaic solar facilities in Wisconsin. This will be the largest influx of solar energy in the state, far surpassing current solar resources.>more

Summer storm safety

Dairyland Power Cooperative, along with the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI), encourages consumers to practice caution and safety during summer storms. Beware of flooded areas caused by heavy rains -- and always remember that water and electricity do not mix! >more

Dairyland Announces Major Wind Energy Expansion

Dairyland Power Cooperative announced a significant expansion of wind resources at its 75th Annual Meeting on June 8.

Barbara Nick, Dairyland President and CEO, stated in her address that Dairyland will purchase the renewable energy from a 98 MW wind project in southwestern Wisconsin.

Dairyland has reached a power purchase agreement with EDP Renewables North America LLC which will develop, operate and maintain the Quilt Block Wind Farm, located 20 miles southeast of Platteville.

The project is currently working through the MISO generation interconnect process. Construction is expected to begin in 2017, with commercial operation beginning toward the end of that year.

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