Throwback Thursday: Headquarters 1974

The more things change, the more they stay the same. In 2017, Basin Electric completed a 91,000-square-foot expansion of its headquarters building, … [Read more...]

Basin Electric building expansion sets a foundation for the future

November 2017 marked the last milestone for phase 1 of Basin Electric’s expansion project: the completion of Headquarters West. This expansion … [Read more...]

Matching cooperative donations support Iowa high school STEM programs

Cooperation among cooperatives and concern for community are two of the seven principles Basin Electric and its members operate under the cooperative … [Read more...]

Horned owl treated to toasty talons at Basin Electric substation

horned owl

Tyler Lindholm, lead substation electrician at Transmission System Maintenance - Gillette, caught these photos of a horned owl at our Teckla … [Read more...]

Max Fire Department benefits from annual donation, training

Every October during Fire Prevention Month, Basin Electric's Charitable Giving Program donates $500 to the fire departments located near its … [Read more...]

Christmas comes to Culbertson

One person’s trash just might be another person’s Christmas tree. Employees at Basin Electric’s Culbertson Generation Station, located near … [Read more...]

Annual donation from Basin Electric helps Gettysburg Fire and Rescue provide vital services to its community

Journeyman lineman and volunteer firefighter Kyle Kusser is passionate about serving. Growing up in Highmore, SD, Kusser’s dad and uncles all … [Read more...]

Why Basin: Moving from good to great

After a 30-year-long career of good jobs, Project Control Analyst Loren Black says he has finally found a great one. Black has held this position … [Read more...]

Montana Limestone county fair purchases benefit kids, the hungry, and the disabled

Visiting the state fairs along the Montana/Wyoming state line is an annual tradition for representatives of Dakota Coal Company subsidiary Montana … [Read more...]

Employees and kids visit Headquarters for breakfast with Santa

Santa Claus

Basin Electric held "Reindeer Games and Christmas Cheer" at Basin Electric Headquarters Dec. 2. Nearly 800 employees and their children came to visit … [Read more...]