Historical church gets historical donation

Verendrye Electric Cooperative held a special event May 18 to celebrate the millionth dollar granted by Operation Round Up, a program in which … [Read more...]

Be the light: Being a helper

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...]

Power line cutting ceremony marks opening of Iowa power line training field

  A ribbon cutting ceremony commonly marks the opening of a new business, building or structure. So it’s only fitting that Midland Power … [Read more...]

How Basin Electric’s retirement projections present opportunities for the next generation of employees

  In the next 10 years, 750 employees – almost one-third of the co-op’s existing workforce – will reach normal retirement age. Of this number, … [Read more...]

Hearts, hope, and hair make Brave the Shave 2017 special

Each participant had his or her own reason for shaving or cutting their hair. There was a teenage sister who lopped off her lovely long locks to … [Read more...]

Local co-op celebrating first birthday

Food co-op logo

Basin Electric is proud to support the BisMan Community Food Co-op. This week, the food cooperative is celebrating their first birthday! Click on … [Read more...]

Dry Fork Station plant engineer part of WY coal delegation to Japan

Bamboo shoots, jellyfish, ice cream topped with squid ink – the traditional Japanese cuisine was a little outside Dennis Thorfinnson’s comfort … [Read more...]

Basin Electric talks engineering with local college students

Today’s trivia question: How many engineers are employed at Basin Electric? The answer: Many. Engineering-based careers at Basin Electric are to … [Read more...]

Montana Limestone helps neighbor after devastating house fire

During the day, there are about three dozen people walking around the community of Warren, MT, but at night, there is a lone soul who lives … [Read more...]

Stay Basin: Always encouraging innovation, both at work and with family

Dakota Gasification Company’s process engineering supervisor Laura Dronen says when she wants a new challenge in her job she doesn’t have to look … [Read more...]