ALLETE Inc., d/b/a Minnesota Power Smart Grid Project

From Open Energy Information

The Smart Grid project funded by the Recovery Act will expand the implementation of Minnesota Power's existing smart meter network by deploying an additional 8,000 meters and new measurement and automation equipment. This will also create a dynamic pricing program.[1]

Allete, which does business as Minnesota Power, will be using $1.5M in funding to modernize its meter network, purchase new measurement and automation equipment, and begin a new dynamic pricing program.[2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 ARRA Smart Grid Investment Grants
  2. 2.0 2.1 Allete receives $1.5M Smart Grid Stimulus Grant