Basin Electric employee talks important issues on ‘News and Views’

News and Views

A Basin Electric employee recently guest hosted a radio show and had the opportunity to discuss some important topics with the show’s guests. Steve … [Read more...]

Why Basin? Find your dream job


  Jake Miller’s reaction to the Great Plains Synfuels Plant resembles that of a kid gazing upon Walt Disney World for the first time. “This … [Read more...]

Employees keep calm & co-op on


The cooperative difference. Employees and members of cooperatives use this phrase frequently when describing what sets them apart from other types of … [Read more...]

Ground broken for urea production facility project

Jim Greer

Dakota Gasification Company emphasizes product diversity at its Great Plains Synfuels Plant, located near Beulah, ND. Come 2017, the Basin Electric … [Read more...]

A day in the life of Kermit Pearson

Peggy and Kermit Pearson

When Kermit Pearson was asked to join the Lake Region Electric Association board in 1981, it was something he didn’t expect. He had no experience … [Read more...]

Page by Page: Basin Electric tackles 111(d) rule

(From left) Basin Electric's Mike Eggl and Senior Legislative Representatives Dale Niezwaag and Steve Tomac continue to study the extensive details in EPA's proposed 111(d) rule on carbon regulation for existing power plants.

On June 2, the U.S. energy industry shifted its gaze. Utilities from around the nation came face-to-face with a 648-page document that threatens the … [Read more...]

Tri-State G&T promotes ‘The Work of Power’

Power works for you both inside and outside the home.

It might not fly like Iron Man, but it works for a cause much more near and dear to Basin Electric’s heart. Tri-State Generation & Transmission … [Read more...]

A social media report on this week’s EPA hearings

The Environmental Protection Agency is holding four public hearings for the proposed 111(d) rule this week, in Atlanta, GA; Denver, CO; Pittsburgh, … [Read more...]

Journey to joining SPP: Basin Electric’s board decision

Southwest Power Pool

Basin Electric's board of directors has authorized co-op staff to move forward with joining the Southwest Power Pool, a regional transmission … [Read more...]

Basin Electric senior management washes cars for United Way

During last year's Basin Electric United Way campaign, senior management agreed to wash three employees' vehicles. After months of waiting for warm … [Read more...]


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