A day in the life of Project Coordinations Representative Kristie Ching

Kristie Ching’s energy and enthusiasm are contagious, and her smile could light up a room. She grew up in rural South Dakota and graduated with a … [Read more...]

Dance floor constructed for plant boiler inspection (Video)

During the spring maintenance outage at Basin Electric’s Antelope Valley Station near Beulah, ND, Unit 1 had inspections completed in its … [Read more...]

Sakakawea Medical Center made possible with co-op support

Sakakawea Medical Center

[/caption] It began as a conversation about the future of health care. “We took a look at our facility infrastructure and decided that maybe … [Read more...]

Antelope Valley Station featured by Lignite Energy Council

Lignite Energy Council recently published a feature on Antelope Valley Station. Following is an excerpt of the article. Antelope Valley Station, … [Read more...]

Basin Electric’s safety culture improving thanks to Our Power, My Safety

One of the best indicators that Basin Electric’s safety culture is improving came straight from the top. During an all-employee educational series … [Read more...]

U.S. flag holds special place during power plant construction

Dry Fork Station

As we get ready to celebrate our nation's Independence Day, the stars and stripes are even more prominent than ever. Did you know the U.S. flag … [Read more...]

Basin Electric’s Safety and Wellness Month wraps up

BE Well Committee group photo

Employees spoke, and Basin Electric's BE Well Committee listened. Based on employee feedback following last year’s Safety & Wellness Week, the … [Read more...]

Tokata Youth Center facility receives $3,000 in cooperative support

Tokata Youth Center and Central Electric 2017

The Tokata Youth Center in Fort Thompson, SD, received $1,000 from Basin Electric Class C member, Central Electric Cooperative, headquartered in … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee-soldier receives military leadership recognition

Nathan Johnson

It’s always an honor to receive recognition, but it’s even more special when one’s peers are the selection committee. That rang true for Nathan … [Read more...]

Lower Yellowstone REC features safety lessons at annual meeting

LYREC safety demonstration trailer

Lower Yellowstone REC, a Basin Electric Class C member headquartered in Sidney, MT, featured a safety demonstration trailer at their 81st annual … [Read more...]