Local Democracy

Wright-Hennepin’s (WH) Board of Directors of the Cooperative concluded at their October 16, 2017 board meeting, that it is in the best interest of the Cooperative and its membership that the Cooperative elect to assume the authority delegated to the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) over cooperative electric utilities. This is under Minnesota Statute Section 216B.164 (the “Cogeneration Section”), concerning Cogeneration and Small Power Production; and within the service territory assigned to the Cooperative. The Cooperative is exempt from regulation by the PUC under the Cogeneration Section. Additional information can be found online at www.whe.org.

Full Distributed Generation Rules Implementing 216B.164