As renewable energy expands, reliability remains paramount
10 Feb 2021
Electric cooperatives depend on electricity around the clock which is why Great River Energy always requires access to diverse power sources.
In addition to a portfolio that includes 10 power plants and hundreds of wind turbines, Great River Energy is a member of the Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO). MISO coordinates a massive energy market covering 15 states with hundreds of energy sources connected by thousands of miles of transmission. MISO members must follow strict rules to ensure electricity remains reliable.