If you are interested in interconnected solar or wind generation, please contact Roseau Electric Cooperative at 218-463-1543 or 888-847-8840 or email us prior to beginning. There are many factors to consider when installing a distributed energy resource (DER) and we encourage members to contact us when weighing options to help them make an informed choice. All interconnected member-owned generation systems must complete an Interconnection Application; existing systems must notify the cooperative of any alterations using the DER Alteration Notification form.
Understand that there are rules concerning proper equipment, safety, liability and energy reimbursement. To be compliant, you must complete all the necessary documentation which is available on the NOVA Power Portal.
This new portal offers details, background, regulations, and an application to get your project going.
Other required document: IRS Form W9.
In compliance with Roseau Electric Cooperative's adopted rules relating to cogeneration and small power production, Roseau Electric Cooperative is obligated to interconnect with and purchase electricity from cogenerators and small power producers whom satisfy the conditions as a qualifying facility. Roseau Electric Cooperative is obligated to provide information free of charge to all interested members upon request regarding rate 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 Roseau Electric Cooperative Board.
Understand that there are rules concerning proper equipment, safety, liability and energy reimbursement. Please contact us before you start your project, so that we may assist you with the process.
All communications regarding this process should be directed to Roseau Electric's office. Interested members should contact the cooperative by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, calling 218-463-1543 or by visiting the cooperative office at 1107 3rd Street NE, Roseau, MN 56751.