Using waste heat to make electricity

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

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!

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

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!

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

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

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...]