Service Area

Electric service

MGE Service Area

MGE provides electricity to 161,000 customers in the southern Wisconsin municipalities of:

  • Madison
  • McFarland
  • Monona
  • Middleton
  • Fitchburg
  • Cross Plains
  • Other Dane County communities

Population in the service area totals 360,000. Generating facilities include:

  • Blount Station Generating Station
  • West Campus Cogeneration Facility
  • Shared Solar at Middleton
  • Renewable Energy Rider solar (including Dane County Airport Solar, Hermsdorf Solar Fields, Morey Field Solar and O'Brien Solar Fields)
  • Solar units and combusion turbines in the Madison area
  • Natural gas combustion turbine at Marinette
  • Rosiere Wind Farm in Kewaunee County
  • Two Creeks Solar in Manitowoc County
  • Forward Energy Center wind farm in Dodge and Fond du Lac counties
  • Columbia Energy Center at Portage
  • Elm Road Generating Station at Oak Creek
  • Top of Iowa Wind Farm in north-central Iowa
  • Saratoga Wind Farm in northeast Iowa
  • Red Barn Wind Farm in Grant County
  • West Riverside Energy Center in Beloit
  • Badger Hollow Solar Farm in Iowa County 

Natural gas service

MGE provides natural gas service to 173,000 customers in the following central and southern Wisconsin counties:

  • Columbia
  • Crawford
  • Dane
  • Iowa
  • Juneau
  • Monroe
  • Vernon

Population in the service area totals 495,000. Gas is transported via ANR Pipeline Co., Northern Natural Gas Co. and others.