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Dakota Energy Cooperative

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Dakota Energy Cooperative is a public utility based in Huron, SD that was founded in 1995. As of 2019 they had $26 million in revenue and $50 million in assets.

To provide safe, reliable, reasonably priced electricity to our members. To provide electrical service to rural communities. Service for your way of life.

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Program areas at Dakota Energy Cooperative

Provided electric service to approximately 2,215 members and removed 7.4 miles of lines. We also converted 29.71 miles of overhead line to underground line and built service to 30 new locations.

Form 990s for Dakota Energy Cooperative

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 10, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Sep 19, 2017990OView PDF
2015-12Oct 20, 2016990OView PDF
2014-12Sep 10, 2015990OView PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Dakota Energy Cooperative

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$26,878,519
Investment income and dividends$11,537
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$2,573
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$47,907
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$26,940,536

Vendors for Dakota Energy Cooperative

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-03-17
██████Fundraising software2020-03-03
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-03
█████████Content management system software2020-03-03
████ ██████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2018-07-31
██████ ███████ ███Urd Power Line Construction$519,4192017-12-01

Personnel at Dakota Energy Cooperative

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Chad FeldermanChief Executive Officer and General Manager / General Manager and Chief Executive Officer - Started 11 and 18$105,919Jan. 10, 2020
Lynn KruseManager of Operations$104,802Dec. 31, 2018
████ ██████Manager of Finance$108,592Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ███████Past General Manager and Chief Executive Officer$167,094Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ████████President$17,632Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ███████Vice President$14,032Dec. 31, 2018
████ █████Treasurer$9,421Dec. 31, 2018
█████ █████Secretary$8,832Dec. 31, 2018
███████ █████Manager$62,795Dec. 31, 2013
...and one more key personnel

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