About Us

Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative is a rural electric system in central Minnesota that is owned and controlled by the members to whom it supplies service. It is a non-profit, taxpaying, member-owned, locally-managed cooperative utility.TWBldg 4in

Todd-Wadena was organized in 1940. It now has more than 8,800 member services in place with about 2,250 miles of line. Todd-Wadena’s service territory includes a majority of the rural areas of Todd and Wadena counties along with portions of Becker, Cass, Douglas, Hubbard, Ottertail and Morrison counties.

Todd-Wadena is governed by a seven-member board of directors, elected by the membership at the Annual Meeting. The cooperative has 27 employees. Total assets at the end of 2015 were about $47.5 million. Power suppliers are Great River Energy (85%) and Western Area Power Administration (15%).

Todd-Wadena is located at 550 Ash Avenue NE (State Highway 10).
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 431, Wadena MN 56482
Phone: 218-631-3120; 800-321-8932
Fax:  218-631-4188


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