Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Aug, 2015 |    No of Pages: 20 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides a comprehensive insight into the company's history, corporate strategy, business structure and operations. The report contains a detailed SWOT analysis, information on the company's key employees, key competitors and major products and services.

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Scope

- Business description – A detailed description of the company's operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy – GlobalData's summarization of the company's business strategy.
- SWOT analysis – A detailed analysis of the company's strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
- Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries – A list of key locations and subsidiaries of the company, including contact details.

Highlights

Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. (Minnkota) is a non-profit electric utility that undertakes generation and transmission of electricity. It has a diverse mix of base load and intermittent generation resources which consist of two lignite-fired coal facilities, namely, the Milton R. Young Station and the Coyote Station along with wind and hydro sources. The cooperative owns and operates an extensive transmission network. It transmits the generated electricity to associated distribution cooperatives, which in turn distribute to retail customers in the North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota region. The company serves residential, commercial and industrial customers in the eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota regions. Minnkota is headquartered in North Dakota, the US.

Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. Key Recent Developments

Jun 12, 2013: USDA Announces Funding For Projects To Boost Rural Electric Grid Efficiency And Reliability
Jan 22, 2013: Aconex Selected By Minnkota Power To Support Center–Grand Forks Transmission Line Project

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 3
Section 1 - About the Company 4
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - Key Facts 4
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - Key Employees 5
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 6
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - Major Products and Services 7
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - History 8
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - Company Statement 9
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 11
Head Office 11
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 11
Section 2 – Company Analysis 12
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - Business Description 12
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - SWOT Analysis 13
SWOT Analysis - Overview 13
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - Strengths 13
Strength - Long-term Agreements 13
Strength - Operational Performance 13
Strength - Broad Customer Base 13
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - Weaknesses 14
Weakness - Technological Vulnerabilities 14
Weakness - Plant Damages 14
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - Opportunities 15
Opportunity - Focus on Alternative Energy Sources 15
Opportunity - Network Expansions and Enhancement 15
Opportunity - Positive Outlook for Electricity Demand: the US 15
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - Threats 16
Threat - Copper Thievery 16
Threat - Fluctuations in Demand and Power Loses 16
Threat - Stringent Government Regulation 16
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - Key Competitors 17
Section 3 – Company's Recent Developments 18
Dec 17, 2014: OSI Selected by a Joint Utility Group to Deliver 7 SCADA/EMS Systems for 7 Operating Companies 18
Section 4 – Appendix 20
Methodology 20
About GlobalData 20
Contact Us 20
Disclaimer 20

List of Tables

Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc., Key Facts 4
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc., Key Employees 5
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc., Key Employee Biographies 6
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc., Major Products and Services 7
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc., History 8
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc., Other Locations 11
Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc., Key Competitors 17


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