Using waste heat to make electricity

The Spectator: Julie Slag

By the end of February, Basin Electric’s base load generation will have increased by about 11 megawatts (MW). In the grand scheme of things, it's … [Read more...]

University of Mary invites Basin Electric to speak about St. Baldrick’s success

Emily McKay and Ted Cash, BEPC

Who: Ted Cash, Emily McKay and Mary Klecker-Green What: Convocation - St. Baldrick's success at Basin Electric St. Baldrick's raises money for … [Read more...]

Cold, Colder, Coldest

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Membership using more power than ever before

Cold temperatures. Strong winds. Record snow fall. That's what Basin Electric’s service area was seeing in mid-December. And that's part of what … [Read more...]

Learn about CO2 capture

As part of the 30th Annual Energy Generation Conference to be held Jan. 27-29 at the Bismarck (ND) Civic Center, professionals from across the … [Read more...]

Ready to Brave the Shave!

St. Baldrick's logo

Last year, Basin Electric issued a challenge to employees: Shave your head and raise money for childhood cancer research. With a goal to get five … [Read more...]

ND lawmakers discuss bill for storing carbon dioxide

Curtis Jabs, BEPC

On Friday, ND legislators discussed a bill that would set policies for storing carbon dioxide under the ground. KXMB CBS 12 interviewed Curtis Jabs, … [Read more...]

We got our loan!

Ron Harper, BEPC

The United States Department of Agriculture announced up to a $300 million loan to Basin Electric Power Cooperative for a carbon dioxide (CO2) capture … [Read more...]

Minus 44 degrees in Bismarck, ND

January 15, 2009

Here is what happened to a hot cup of coffee at -44 degrees Fahrenheit at the Bismarck Forecast Office. Picture taken by Karl Venneberg at 7:30 a.m. … [Read more...]

We hire the best

Sharon Klein, BEPC

Local television news station, KXMB CBS 12, ran a story last night about putting together a good resume. Reporter Jason Torreano interviewed Basin … [Read more...]