Basin Electric’s Safety and Wellness Month wraps up

BE Well Committee group photo

Employees spoke, and Basin Electric's BE Well Committee listened. Based on employee feedback following last year’s Safety & Wellness Week, the … [Read more...]

Tokata Youth Center facility receives $3,000 in cooperative support

Tokata Youth Center and Central Electric 2017

The Tokata Youth Center in Fort Thompson, SD, received $1,000 from Basin Electric Class C member, Central Electric Cooperative, headquartered in … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee-soldier receives military leadership recognition

Nathan Johnson

It’s always an honor to receive recognition, but it’s even more special when one’s peers are the selection committee. That rang true for Nathan … [Read more...]

Lower Yellowstone REC features safety lessons at annual meeting

LYREC safety demonstration trailer

Lower Yellowstone REC, a Basin Electric Class C member headquartered in Sidney, MT, featured a safety demonstration trailer at their 81st annual … [Read more...]

Volunteer pilot flies Basin Electric employee to surgery

Shawn Hammes and R.D. Reimers

When Shawn Hammes, Basin Electric administrative assistant/receptionist, learned he’d need a series of surgeries, it wasn’t welcome news. He knew … [Read more...]

Be the light: Giving people wings

RD Reimers Be the Light

The Basin Electric ad campaign “Be the light” shows how Basin Electric and its member cooperatives can be the light in communities and homes like only … [Read more...]

Stay Basin: Helping people grow personally and professionally

At just 28 years old, Basin Electric photographer/archivist Chelsy Ciavarella has already been with the cooperative for eight years, holding five … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees get reimbursed to run #NationalRunningDay

This National Running Day, we highlight one of the most recent additions to our benefits. The Race Reimbursement Policy means all employees can be … [Read more...]

Great Plains Synfuels Plant manager interviewed on KFYR 550 AM

Dale Johnson

The Great Plains Synfuels Plant was highlighted on KFYR 550 AM on May 30. Dale Johnson, Dakota Gasification Company plant manager at the Great … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees help hinder hunger through Casual for a Cause

Casual for a Cause

Hunger doesn’t take a summer vacation. Each year, tens of thousands of North Dakotans struggle with hunger. Many rely on their local food pantries to … [Read more...]