Utility Rates

Economic Development

Electrical Service

Electrical service in the southern part of Pine County is provided by East Central Energy.  Their commercial rates are available through this link

http://www.eastcentralenergy.com/PDFs/2015comm_rate_sched.pdf

 Electrical Service in the northern two-thirds of the County comes from Minnesota Power. Their commercial rates are at:

http://www.mnpower.com/CustomerService/CommercialRates?TargetFrame=_blank

Natural Gas

Natural gas service is provided, in some areas, by Minnesota Energy Resources.  Communities with service include Finlayson, Hinckley, Pine City, Sandstone, Sturgeon Lake and Willow River.  Minnesota Energy Resources commercial rates are at:

http://www.minnesotaenergyresources.com/company/tariffs.aspx

Water

Several communities provide water and sewer service. Rates are located as follows:

     Sandstone:  http://www.sandstone.govoffice.com/index.asp?SEC=2A83DEBB-C003-4725-A420-DADDF2F0B99F&Type=B_BASIC

     Hinckley:  http://www.hinckley.govoffice2.com/index.asp?SEC=94B3D551-4A5B-411B-A603-6182CCAFACDD&Type=B_BASIC

     Pine City:  Pine City's fees are at the bottom of the list of links at http://www.pinecity.govoffice.com/index.asp?SEC=69BEF6C0-E16F-4778-BFB1-7B14A154556B&Type=B_BASIC 

     Willow River:  http://www.cityofwillowriver.com/Fees2015.pdf

     Finlayson: http://www.finlaysonmn.govoffice2.com/index.asp?SEC=A999A5DC-F32A-4FC4-AF6D-E63721EC95D3&DE=1F96298D-2B1D-49C7-8A34-0313D0B15CF2&Type=B_BASIC

Broadband

 Several internet service providers sell broadband in the County.  Keep in mind that, when a provider says they serve a locality, service may be to only a part of the municipality.  Providers and rates per city are:

    Pine City:  http://broadbandnow.com/Minnesota/Pine-City

    Hinckley:  http://broadbandnow.com/Minnesota/Hinckley

    Sandstone:  http://broadbandnow.com/Minnesota/Sandstone

    Willow River:  http://broadbandnow.com/Minnesota/Willow-River

    Finlayson: http://broadbandnow.com/Minnesota/Finlayson

    Sturgeon Lake:  http://broadbandnow.com/Minnesota/Sturgeon-Lake

    Askov:  http://broadbandnow.com/Minnesota/Askov