Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative
Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative (MVEC) is an electric power distribution organization. The cooperative supplies power to almost 33,836 members in nine counties. It includes Blue Earth, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Le Sueur, Rice, Scott, Sibley and Waseca. The company owns and operates 22 substations, and about 3,595 miles of distribution lines. Furthermore, MVEC also supplies wind energy to 524 members. MVEC purchases wholesale power from Great River Energy and Basin Electric Power Cooperative. The organization purchases electric power and energy, and sells it to members at the lowest possible cost. The cooperative is headquartered in Jordan, Minnesota, the US.