Evergreen is a renewable energy program available to your home, farm or business through Riverland Energy. Evergreen is for you if you are willing to pay a little bit more to purchase a portion or all of your electricity from renewable energy sources. Click here to learn more.
On-site or Distributed Generation (DG) is the process of generating electricity at or near the point of use. REC supports DG as a viable and sound means of meeting electric needs of various consumer groups. The cooperative has actively participated in the administrative development of DG throughout Wisconsin. Examples of DG include solar energy and wind-powered systems. Read more about distributed generation here.
REC and its power supplier, Dairyland Power Cooperative (DPC), work together to provide safe, clean, affordable and reliable electricity to members.DPC is recognized as an industry leader in renewable energy, continuing to grow its portfolio of renewable energy. By gradually adding renewables to its energy portfolio as it has been, DPC and its members feel less of the financial impact of these investments
Using renewable energy, such as wind or solar power, is an increasingly popular trend, but before committing to a renewable energy option, it is important to make sure it is right for you. A renewable energy system is an investment that should be carefully considered and thoroughly assessed.