Basin Electric expert explains the structure of transmission lines

Ever wonder exactly what you’re looking at when you gaze up at those huge poles and electrical transmission lines? In this video, Matthew Stoltz, … [Read more...]

Throwback Thursday: August 1971

People Housing Program 1971

In 1969, a report by the Rural Housing Alliance in Washington, DC, estimated that two-thirds of the substandard housing the United States was located … [Read more...]

Employees get Energized: Lori Leier

Basin Electric’s Intranet features several blogs written by employees. One, called “Energize,” is written by Nicole Perreault, graphic designer and … [Read more...]

Throwback Thursday: August 1994

Daryl Hill and anniversary shirt

Daryl Hill, Basin Electric manager of media and communications relations, was cleaning out his closet when he found an item for a Throwback Thursday … [Read more...]

Chemistry teacher teaches what he learned on lignite tour

Scott Weigum

This is part of a series produced by Partners for Affordable Energy, through an in-kind contribution by Basin Electric. Scott Weigum is a chemistry … [Read more...]

Dudes in defense: Martial arts a way of life for Basin Electric duo

By day, Levi Kom and Joe Thomas stroll the hallways of Basin Electric’s Headquarters in dress shirts and ties. By night, however, the two hang up … [Read more...]

Why Basin? It’s a place where everybody knows your name

Chad Boyd-Snee

Chad Boyd-Snee glances toward the corner of his fourth-floor office desk where a catchy ringtone flows from his phone. He has a visitor, and wants to … [Read more...]

Basin Electric thanks local first responders

This spring Basin Electric donated to twenty-seven fire departments located near Basin Electric facilities throughout North Dakota, South Dakota, … [Read more...]

Basin Electric helps ‘Fill the Bus’

When a local radio station asked for help in gathering school supplies for families in need, Basin Electric employees answered the call. Y93 parked … [Read more...]

A chemical engineer on meeting challenges in the energy industry

Dr. Steve Benson

This is part of a series produced by Partners for Affordable Energy, through an in-kind contribution by Basin Electric. Dr. Steve Benson is … [Read more...]