Meet your Basin Electric directors

Three new directors joined the Basin Electric board in December: David Meschke of District 2, Tom Wagner of District 4, and Dan Gliko of District 6. … [Read more...]

Students see chemistry in action at Dakota Gas lab

Dakota Gas’ Great Plains Synfuels Plant chemistry laboratory employees recently gave a tour to students from Beulah High School’s Advanced Placement … [Read more...]

Getting paid to procrastinate – Cooperative members may have that choice

Can you imagine getting paid for putting off doing the dishes or throwing in a load of laundry? This might seem too good to be true, but it’s not. … [Read more...]

Area businesses combine forces to open daycare center

This story was published in the March 2018 issue of Prairie Business. When Jenna Berreth began looking for daycare after finding out she was … [Read more...]

Dakota Gas employee saves life, recognized with local award

  Dan Vega, Dakota Gasification Company maintenance field technician, was recognized by The Bismarck Tribune as a recipient of the newspaper’s … [Read more...]

National Engineers Week: Highlighting engineers’ contributions from cooperative to classroom

It is National Engineers Week. Engineers are an instrumental part of Basin Electric's mission to make and send safe, reliable, and affordable power to … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee puts firefighting training to use

Joe Fiedler, Basin Electric superintendent of Operations for North Dakota/Wyoming/Montana, was able to put his Basin Electric firefighting training to … [Read more...]

Honoring Iowa’s veterans one rock at a time

A group of retired women in Oakland, IA, moved a mountain. The “Friday Coffee Ladies,” as they’ve come to call themselves, recently undertook a … [Read more...]

Deer Creek donation gives volunteer fire department the gift of air

Deer Creek Station, a natural gas peaking plant near Elkton, South Dakota, recently gave a donation that will help the volunteer firefighters in the … [Read more...]

Basin Electric shows its heart on Giving Hearts Day

You may have noticed our Headquarters building in Bismarck took on the shade of the season today. We are lit up red for Giving Hearts Day. Giving … [Read more...]