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.

Todd-Wadena is governed by a seven-member board of directors, elected by the membership at our Annual Meeting, held each April. The cooperative has 28 employees. Our power suppliers are Great River Energy (90%) and Western Area Power Administration (10%).

Fast Facts: Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative
Year Organized1940
Member Services More than 8,900
Miles of LineApproximately 2,270
Service TerritoryServes a majority of the rural areas of Todd and Wadena counties along with portions of Becker, Cass, Douglas, Hubbard, Ottertail, and Morrison counties.

Mission Statement

To be a trusted partner providing safe, reliable, and affordable energy options to our members.

Vision Statement

To improve the quality of life for our members and embrace beneficial opportunities in a changing industry.


  • Service
  • Safety
  • Fiscal Responsibility
  • Integrity
  • Communicate & Educate
  • Commitment to Community