Basin Electric moving forward with new natural gas unit

Lonesome Creek Station is about to get a little less lonesome. At their January board meeting, Basin Electric directors authorized a sixth … [Read more...]

Trouble saying no led to 20 years of foster care for Basin Electric employee

In 1988, President Ronald Reagan declared May National Foster Care Month, and it continues to be recognized and celebrated today. For Rhonda Chapman, … [Read more...]

Dakota Gas employee implements virtual solution to canceled tours

Usually when warm weather starts to roll around, Basin Electric’s facilities are buzzing with people taking tours. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, … [Read more...]

Both arts and science community thrives at Area 59 in Gillette, Wyoming

Each year at our Annual Meeting, we share a video focused on different facets of cooperative social responsibility at Basin Electric and in our … [Read more...]

Basin Electric’s Dry Fork Station receives award for supporting fire department

Basin Electric is proud to receive the Campbell County Fire Department’s (CCFD) Friend of the CCFD award. The award is given annually to a business … [Read more...]

Sioux Valley Energy manager’s tie to Special Olympics South Dakota

Each year at our Annual Meeting, we share a video focused on different facets of cooperative social responsibility at Basin Electric and in our … [Read more...]

Dakota Gas employees give the gift of life

To help alleviate the current blood supply deficit, Vitalant, one of the nation's oldest and largest nonprofit community blood service providers, held … [Read more...]

Millions of Masks by Northern Electric Cooperative #PowerOn

The 3M plant in Aberdeen, South Dakota, has played an integral role in the COVID-19 pandemic by creating masks for frontline personnel. They've relied … [Read more...]

Goldenwest Electric Cooperative supports Home on the Range

Each year at our Annual Meeting, we share a video focused on different facets of cooperative social responsibility at Basin Electric and in our … [Read more...]

East River Electric employee steps up to support healthcare workers

There’s no doubt the COVID-19 pandemic has been challenging, but it’s also allowed us to see the power of community. All across the country, people … [Read more...]