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Welcome to Your Comfort Zone

There is a reason why more and more homeowners are making the switch to WiFi thermostats, and ERMU just made it easier with a $25 rebate.

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Call Before You Dig

Before you put that shovel into the ground for your next outdoor project, stay safe and remember to call 811 prior to digging to have the underground utility lines marked.

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Clean Energy Choice Program

The Clean Energy Choice Program offers residential customers a low-cost way to support renewable energy and the environment. 

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Introducing SmartHub

Manage your ERMU account from your computer, smartphone, or tablet with SmartHub, our online account management and payment tool.

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Electric Vehicle Charging Program

Elk River Municipal Utilities offers an EV charging program that features an affordable time-of-use rate.

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Services for Our Community

Elk River Municipal Utilities (ERMU) provides electric and water services to Elk River and parts of Otsego, Dayton, and Big Lake Township.
We are public power and water, owned by those we serve and governed by members of our community.

Featured News

Annual Report: Facing Challenges, Finding Solutions

In 2020, as the community's reliance on electricity deepened with remote learning and work, and an emphasis was placed on handwashing,…

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ERMU Field Services Building Expansion Project

ERMU would like to provide details on the construction project occurring at our field services site near the Lake Orono Dam. The…

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ERMU Announces 2021 Scholarship Winner

ERMU is proud to announce that Karl Pederson is the recipient of the 2021 Tom Bovitz Memorial Scholarship awarded in partnership with…

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