Want balanced climate change legislation? Don’t dig in your heels.

Sen. Byron Dorgan (D-ND) greets Sheryl Massey (center), Basin Electricgovernment relations coordinator, and Marci Schorsch (right), Basin Electric Political Action Committee fund representative.

Sen. Byron Dorgan (D-ND) spoke at an appreciation luncheon held in Bismarck, ND, yesterday. The luncheon was organized by the Lignite Energy Council … [Read more...]

PrairieWinds – North Dakota in the news following PSC hearing

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Jim Olson of KXMC CBS News in Minot reported on this week Tuesday's Public Service Commission hearing in Minot. The hearing was for the PrairieWinds - … [Read more...]

Half a million dollars in resources and support for ND Heritage Center

Basin Electric is committing support and resources to the preservation of North Dakota history through monetary and in-kind contributions to assist … [Read more...]

Saturday stroll raises $65,000 at Basin Electric

Basin Electric team members included (pictured from left) Jodi Schlatter, Germain Krueger with daughter Cortney in the stroller, Anika Schaff with daughter Caylee, and Ruby Gorden and grandson Carter Krueger on the scooter.

Basin Electric's team took top fundraising honors at Saturday's March for Babies walk, raising more than $12,000 for the March of Dimes. The event … [Read more...]

Generator stator (that’s pronounced STAYT-er) is set at Dry Fork Station

The generator stator being lifted at Dry Fork Station.

Another milestone in the construction of the Dry Fork Station: the generator stator was placed on the turbine pedestal on May 10. As of … [Read more...]

When getting into the field is impossible…

Bill Krumwiede, Basin Electric retiree

KXMB CBS 12 in Bismarck, North Dakota, ran a feature story about Farm Rescue on May 5. Bill Krumwiede, a Basin Electric retiree who worked at the … [Read more...]

American Red Cross gets a boost from Basin Electric

Ann Byrnes, Ron Harper, Mary Tello-Pool

Unprecedented flood levels, compacted by blizzards has impacted the lives of all North Dakotans this year, some by the loss of home, livestock and … [Read more...]

What did Secretary Salazar say about clean coal?

Sec. Ken Salazar talks clean coal technology

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar arrived at the Great Plains Synfuels Plant on April 25, 2009, to find perfect spring weather, and Dakota … [Read more...]