Solar and Wind Generation
Interested in wind energy? Check out the Wellspring Wind Energy Program?
Receive electricity in the traditional way while purchasing 100kw blocks of energy produced by wind. Contact MLEC at 888-433-4279 with questions and/or to sign up.
Are you thinking of installing your own solar or wind generation at your home?
If so, please contact Jeff Coombs at 218-927-8244 to find out further information about our interconnection policies.
MLEC Information and Forms for Distributed Generation
In compliance with Mille Lacs Energy Cooperative’s (MLEC) adopted rules relating to cogeneration and small power production, MLEC is obligated to interconnect with and purchase electricity from co-generators and small power producers, whom satisfy the conditions as a qualifying facility. MLEC is obligated to provide information, free of charge, to all interested members upon request, regarding rates and interconnection requirements. All interconnections require an application and approval to become a qualifying facility. Any dispute over interconnections, sales, and purchases are subject to resolution by the MLEC Board of Directors. Interested members should contact MLEC at P.O. Box 230, Aitkin, MN, 56431 or call 218-927-2191 or 1-800-450-2191.