Trees and power lines don’t mix

  One tree. 55 million people without power. A $6 billion economic hit. In 2003, one single tree touching a transmission line in Ohio is … [Read more...]

Basin Electric donates suburban to Ronald McDonald Care Mobile program

  Basin Electric has continued involvement with the Ronald McDonald House's Care Mobile Program with a donation of a suburban from their … [Read more...]

Basin Electric presents: Intern Insight

The summer season is coming to an end and Basin Electric's interns are heading back to school. Students work full-time when they intern at Basin … [Read more...]

Basin Electric supports “On the Water,” a non-profit dedicated to honoring war veterans

  Basin Electric “reely” showed its support of military veterans with a recent donation to On the Water, Inc., a North Dakota-based non-profit … [Read more...]

Dragging through the summer with Basin Electric employee Dustin Buchmann

The phrase “dragging on” has an entirely different meaning for Antelope Valley Station Electrician I, Dustin Buchmann. Buchmann spends most of his … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee-veteran finds balance

July 25 is National Hire a Veteran Day. Basin Electric takes pride in supporting those who have served or are currently serving, and their … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee shows how electric vehicle industry is making strides with innovation

We all know the drill: summer comes along, the grass grows, and you fill your little red gas tank for the season and get the lawnmower running. … [Read more...]

NRECA Youth Tour honors bus driver for military service

National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) recently published an article written by Victoria A. Rocha on North Dakota and Montana Youth … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee’s labor of love to prevent child abuse

“Great childhoods don’t magically happen. They have to be purposeful,” Shauna Laber, Basin Electric senior property and right of way specialist, says … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees continue involvement with Sleep in Heavenly Peace

  Basin Electric recently contributed $6,500 to the Sleep in Heavenly Peace, Brookings, South Dakota chapter. The money was enough to ensure that … [Read more...]