Basin Electric employees walk to the moon and almost back in 2016

Basin Electric's Fitbit challenge encourages employees to get moving, even during the winter.

Well, not literally. But the steps that 200 Basin Electric employees racked up in the co-op’s 2016 FitBit challenge are enough to have taken them … [Read more...]

Employees share personal takes on Our Power, My Safety process


Much like the United States government, Basin Electric's Our Power, My Safety (OPMS) process is of the people, by the people, for the … [Read more...]

Montana members welcomed by Basin Electric membership

New Montana members map

Jan. 1, 2017, a set of new Basin Electric members in Montana started receiving power deliveries from Basin Electric. The votes on bylaws at … [Read more...]

Why Basin? It’s the little things


Sometimes what means the most to people are the little things done out of sincere appreciation and kindness. Accounting Analyst II Kate Schlag says … [Read more...]

Basin Electric helps establish child care center in Mercer County


For working parents, finding the right child care is one of the most important decisions they will ever make. Entrusting your child to someone is a … [Read more...]

Basin Electric selects Gateway to Science as recipient of Christmas Charity Challenge


On Jan. 9, Northwest Contracting presented a check for $26,000 to the Gateway to Science center following the Christmas Charity Challenge, where … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee’s daughter has Olympic-sized experience


Good things abound for the Clyde family. First and foremost, Olivia Clyde was declared cancer-free after being diagnosed in 2013 with osteosarcoma, … [Read more...]

Montana Limestone trains featured in Trains Magazine

Two of the world’s last six SD50Fs live in Warren, MT.

Two Canadian trains that found a home at Dakota Coal Company subsidiary, Montana Limestone Company (MLC) in Warren, MT, have been featured in a … [Read more...]

Basin Electric recognized by Young Professionals as a top employer in North Dakota

Joann Lozensky, representing North Dakota Young Professionals, presents the 2016 "Best Place to Work" runner up award to Shawna  Piatz, Basin Electric manager of benefits plans. In the back are three Basin Electric employees who are involved in the Bismarck-Mandan Young Professionals Network.

Basin Electric joins 11 other North Dakota businesses as being named a “Best Place to Work” for 2016, according to the North Dakota Young … [Read more...]

Top 9 Basin Electric: Live Wire posts of 2016

A mountain lion peers from inside a transmission structure.

On Dec. 29, you saw the top 7 Basin Electric videos of 2016. Here are the top 9 viewed blog posts as tabulated by WordPress, our blogging platform. … [Read more...]