COTTAGE GROVE, WI – ALCIVIA is excited to announce the purchase of Somsen Oil. Somsen Oil has been delivering home heating oil, farm fuels, and gasoline to customers in Polk, Barron, Dunn, and St. Croix counties for the last 40 years. ALCIVIA is looking forward to the opportunity to continue to provide a full range of energy products and great service that Somsen Oil customers deserve and are accustomed to. 

“I view ALCIVIA as a true partner for your energy needs and have confidence they will serve you extremely well. We both share a desire to make sure that this transition is as smooth as possible and that service continues without any issues,” said Dave Somsen, owner of Somsen Oil. “I’d like to thank my customers for your loyalty and your valued patronage, as it means more to me than I can express. I’m looking forward to my retirement knowing that your needs will be met with excellent customer service and by people who care as much as I do.”

Both Somsen Oil and ALCIVIA have similar approaches to the energy business. Both companies care about the customers, the services they receive, and the quality of products that are delivered. ALCIVIA is honored that Dave chose ALCIVIA as his partner for his business transition.

“On behalf of ALCIVIA, I’d like to congratulate Dave on his retirement. The energy team at ALCIVIA is eager to serve the Somsen Oil customers and welcome them to ALCIVIA,” commented Lee Parker, ALCIVIA Vice President of Energy and Retail.  “The certified energy professionals at ALCIVIA are committed to delivering outstanding products, customer service, and technical support to your home, farm, or business.”

“Our purchase of Somsen Oil allows us to continue our strategic growth and investment in the communities we serve,” said Jim Dell, ALCIVIA CEO and President.

ALCIVIA is a member-owned cooperative powered by engaged employees and passionate about each customer’s success.  The cooperative’s mission is to advance customers through innovative and responsible solutions, with a vision of customer success powered by engaged employees.

ALCIVIA is a leading, member-owned agricultural and energy cooperative driven by our passion for excellence and a future without boundaries. Located in Wisconsin and serving farm, business and retail customers in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Illinois, and Iowa, our engaged employees provide innovative, responsible solutions to help drive the immediate and long-term success of our customers, including competitive operating loans and input financing, as well as best-in-class products and services for the agronomy, animal nutrition, energy, and grain needs of our customers.