Five reasons to give thanks at Basin Electric

iCan Bike Camp

Every year, our communications staff puts together a video for Annual Meeting to give an overview of the ways the cooperative family builds … [Read more...]

Basin Electric integrated into SPP: Behind the scenes (Video)

There was an open phone line between Basin Electric staff, staff at its facilities and SPP staff and the night Basin Electric integrated into SPP. As staff worked to get systems operating as expected, Ken Rutter and others remained on the line.

At midnight on Oct. 1, 2015, Basin Electric began active market participation in the Southwest Power Pool (SPP), a regional transmission organization. … [Read more...]

Why Basin? Employees enjoy the cooperative way

Alex Dahl

Happiness comes in a couple forms for Alex Dahl. When he’s off the clock, he’s a thrill seeker who enjoys launching all-terrain vehicles off … [Read more...]

Learning and Development program launched at Basin Electric

New Employee Orientation

Nearly two years ago when Paul Sukut took over as the CEO of Basin Electric, the board of directors challenged staff to take a close look at some of … [Read more...]

Touchscreen touches off conversation during Basin Electric Annual Meeting

What Made Your Megawatt touchscreen

A new interactive touchscreen at Basin Electric Annual Meeting 2015 helped members learn about fuels used to generate Basin Electric power to send to … [Read more...]

Cooperative leaders lend expertise on Clean Power Plan

Dale Niezwaag

Information is power – especially for the power industry. The North Dakota Department of Health has been hosting public input meetings on the Clean … [Read more...]

Fairway dreams: Co-op employee, son travel globe for tee times

Father and son

Rod Kuhn will never forget the day he stepped onto St. Andrews Links in Scotland. He refers to the beautiful, centuries-old golf course as hallowed … [Read more...]

Military Appreciation Lunch at Antelope Valley Station

Antelope Valley volunteers

Employee support for the Wounded Warrior Project came in the form of 11 volunteers and about 100 attendees at Basin Electric’s Antelope Valley Station … [Read more...]

Veterans at Dakota Gas honored for their service

Employee Thank You

When Troy Maas and other U.S. military veterans approached the Great Plains Synfuels Plant front desk Nov. 11, they were reminded of how much Dakota … [Read more...]

Leland Olds Station employees honor wounded warriors

Leland Olds Station

A day before Veterans Day, the employees at Leland Olds Station near Stanton, ND, grilled 150 burgers to raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project, … [Read more...]


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