Reporting an Outage

CCEC outage hotline: 701-356-4499 or 1-888-277-4424.

Load live outage viewer

It is important that each outage is reported. CCEC's automated outage reporting system helps us identify outages and respond to them quickly. With the Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system, members are able to call in and report an outage and give specific information.

Power Line Safety

Accidentally contacting a power line can be dangerous, and in some cases, even deadly. Cass County Electric wants to help our members stay safe around power lines.

Keep a safe distance

Whether you are playing outdoors with your children or working on landscaping projects, keep a safe distance from power lines and other equipment your co-op uses to get electricity to your home.

Always remember to:

How a Generator Works

The turbine is attached by a shaft to the turbogenerator. The generator has a giant magnet inside a stationary ring wrapped with a long wire. You can see the inside of the generator coil with all its wires in the picture on the right.