Lifts take cooperative wind techs to the top

Imagine climbing a vertical ladder that's 262-feet high, just to start your job. That's what the wind technicians at the PrairieWinds ND 1 and … [Read more...]

Grasslands bird study done in Crow Lake Wind Project

Jim Headley has studied his land near White Lake, SD, for 40 years. When representatives from Basin Electric told him they were looking to build … [Read more...]

Roads to nowhere (via Northern Notes Blog)

Devil's Lake flood - Northern Plains Electric

Mouse and Missouri River flood stories have been on everybody's minds this year. But there's another flood in North Dakota that has been happening … [Read more...]

DMEA expands community solar project (via Powering the West)

Tri-State G and T

Tri-State G&T Cooperative is a Class A member of Basin Electric, and their blog, Powering the West, shares lots of news from the southern part of … [Read more...]

Colorful Colorado (via Tracy on the road)

Colorado 2011

Tracy Fugere, our resident teacher as the presenter of The Story Behind the Switch, recently returned from a week-long trip to Colorado. She spent her … [Read more...]

Basin Electric, Verendrye helping FEMA help flood victims

Basin Electric and Verendrye Electric are helping FEMA provide homes for the victims of the Mouse River flood in and around Minot, ND. More than a … [Read more...]

C’mon co-ops! Verendrye Electric challenges co-ops to help Minot park

Verendrye Electric - Vote for Oak Park!

Cooperative members nationwide can help one of Minot’s flood-ravaged parks win $100,000 simply by voting for the park in a nationwide … [Read more...]

Extreme heat on observation deck at Antelope Valley Station

Antelope Valley Station

If you've been on the famous Basin Electric tour of Antelope Valley Station, you know the observation deck is one of the most memorable moments for … [Read more...]

Basin Electric representative to help find solutions for enhanced oil recovery

Basin Electric's Mike Eggl has been named to the National Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) Initiative. An event was held July 12 in Washington, D.C. to … [Read more...]

Crow Lake Wind Project dedication (Video)

On June 23, Basin Electric celebrated and dedicated the Crow Lake Wind Project in White Lake, SD. The project is the biggest wind project owned solely … [Read more...]