Innovation still a hallmark of Basin Electric

Since its inception in 1961, Basin Electric has participated in many first-of-its-kind projects and commissioned many serial number-one pieces of … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee recounts experience near Las Vegas shooting

  A trip to Las Vegas to celebrate a wedding anniversary turned into a surreal experience for DesaRae Berreth, Basin Electric learning and … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees featured in ‘Miles in Their Shoes’ videos

Shawn Hammes, Basin Electric administrative assistant/receptionist, is often referred to as “the face of Basin” due to his work at the reception desk, … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees reflect on cancer battles

"When it rains look for rainbows, when it's dark look for stars." - Oscar Wilde Cancer survivors Erica Petrowitz, Dakota Gasification Company Human … [Read more...]

Basin Electric partners with living things in some reclamation

Backer Bees

Commitment to the environment can be shown in a variety of ways. Following are a few ways Basin Electric keeps nature in mind in … [Read more...]

Energy tours provide perspective for Sioux Valley Energy directors and staff

Board directors and staff of Basin Electric Class C member cooperative Sioux Valley Energy, headquartered in Brandon, SD, made some stops Sept. 26 in … [Read more...]

Basin Has Heart top fundraiser in 2017

The American Heart Association wants people to experience more of life’s precious moments. Why? Life is why. The Basin Electric team at the 2017 … [Read more...]

Lignite Energy Council sponsors contest for leadership students in Coal Country

More than 80 students from Beulah, Center-Stanton, Hazen, Underwood, and Washburn, ND, high schools learned about mining, reclamation, and power plant … [Read more...]

Longtime Basin Electric employees ask for help in finding missing sister

Longtime Basin Electric employees Casey Jacobson, senior staff counsel, and her husband, Chad Kuntz, senior electrical engineer, are asking for the … [Read more...]

Former Basin Electric coworkers remember longtime plant manager

Former longtime Laramie River Station Plant Manager Dallas Wade passed away Aug. 27 in Wheatland, WY. Wade, 69, started working for Basin Electric … [Read more...]