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Outage Reporting: 605.432.5331

Apply for Service

As a member of Whetstone Valley Electric Cooperative, you will enjoy the following benefits:

  • Reliable, cost-based electric service
  • Access to energy-related information, products and services
  • Capital credits, a share in the cooperative's margins (surplus revenues)
  • Attending and voting at the Whetstone Valley Electric Coop Annual Celebration and Meeting
  • Representation by a nine-member Board of Directors
  • Member bus tours to electric generation and transmission facilities
  • Youth scholarships and tours to Washington, D.C.
  • Monthly Cooperative Connections Magazine

To Apply for Service:

  1. Sign an Application for Membership
  2. Make a $300 credit deposit and/or furnish a credit letter from applicant's most recent power supplier
  3. Pay any prior amounts owed the Coop
  4. Furnish a wiring permit before connection, for new service only, if required by South Dakota Electrical Commission rules

New Member:

If you do not currently have an account in your name with Whetstone Valley Electric Coop., you must complete an Application for Membership. A membership application form is available below. Upon completion, call the business office at 605.432.5331 for further instructions and information.


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