Dragline being built at Freedom Mine

More than 60 welders and others are working 24-hours a day, six days a week on the tub of the new dragline at the Freedom Mine near Beulah, ND. The tub is the base the dragline sits and rotates on.

Dean Jones, project manager for The Coteau Properties Company, says the contractor mobilized in January and started work the first week of February. … [Read more...]

Indiana newspaper visits Synfuels Plant, reports back to their community

Two journalists from the Evansville Courier & Press in Indiana visited the Great Plains Synfuels Plant late this winter. They did so because … [Read more...]

St. Baldrick’s at Basin Electric brings in $110,000+

St. Baldrick's 2010

It's a couple weeks after Basin Electric’s St. Baldrick’s Foundation event and the freshly shaved heads are showing a layer of stubble, but money is … [Read more...]

Why census information is important to Basin Electric

Basin Electric Headquarters

2010 is a census year. By now, you’ve likely received the form and were asked to fill it out and return it as soon as possible. Census information is … [Read more...]

Laramie River Station’s Unit 1 rerated

Unit 1 at the Laramie River Station, Wheatland, WY, has been rerated to 570 net megawatts (MW). That's up from the 565-MW rerating it received in 2009 … [Read more...]

Grandpa Myron’s grandson sees him do another St. Baldrick’s shave

The Good, The Bald and The Ugly hold their event in the lobby at the Great Plains Synfuels Plant.

Dakota Gasification Company's St. Baldrick's team, The Good, The Bald and The Ugly, puts on a good event every year. In 2010, they're in the top … [Read more...]

Tips from our energy expert

It’s time to think about electricity like you would any other product you buy. You want it to be the best bargain possible. Chad Reisenauer can … [Read more...]

Welder/mechanic makes good on big talk about St. Baldrick’s

Randy Scharosch, Laramie River Station

Randy Scharosch works in maintenance at Laramie River Station near Wheatland, WY, as a welder/mechanic. He's always had long, wavy hair. When St. … [Read more...]

March is Supply Management Month in North Dakota

March is Supply Management Month in ND

North Dakota Governor John Hoeven signed a proclamation declaring March 2010 Supply Management Month in North Dakota. The proclamation recognizes … [Read more...]

St. Baldrick’s: The day after

Get out the brooms. We're sweeping up. Hair. Cash. Good stories, good laughter, good memories made with good people. Donations continue to … [Read more...]

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