Co-op professionals from across the country get the big picture at Basin Electric

Freedom Mine big tire

Basin Electric hosted the G&T (generation and transmission) Communicators’ summer meeting June 22-24, leading a tour of North Dakota’s Energy … [Read more...]

Basin Electric CEO Paul Sukut’s plan to empower employees

Basin Electric CEO Paul Sukut driving to engage and empower employees

Developing a plan for Basin Electric to meet member needs into the future is one thing. Getting the entire cooperative’s workforce in sync with … [Read more...]

Friends in power: West River sees larger co-op picture during tour

Joel Stephens

As his white tour bus sits in front of The Coteau Properties Company office June 4, Tour Guide Daryl Hill raises a microphone and turns to the 30 West … [Read more...]

Why Basin? Find your happy place at the cooperative

Josh outside

Josh Raynes has a knack for bringing people together. Whether it’s league sports in the evenings or events put on by the Bismarck-Mandan (ND) Young … [Read more...]

Career Center offers help to new or prospective Basin Electric employees

Basin Electric Career Center

Basin Electric's website offers an updated tool for people who want to work for the cooperative. The Career Center is where new and prospective … [Read more...]

New Discovery Montessori visits Basin’s Backyard Garden

New Discovery Montessori students visit Basin's Backyard Garden.

Basin's Backyard Garden had special visitors Aug. 12. Preschool students from New Discovery Montessori toured the garden, painted with vegetables and … [Read more...]

Basin Electric and BNSF on good terms after settlement

BNSF railway settlement

Cookies for collaboration. That was the arrangement between several Basin Electric employees and BNSF Railway’s legal team, as the two parties swapped … [Read more...]

A day in the life of Director Roberta Rohrer

Roberta Rohrer and Paul Sukut

Little did she know, but Roberta Rohrer was running a 1979 co-op board election campaign from a pickup truck on the edge of the Great … [Read more...]

Throwback Thursday: History-making wind


At the end of 2005, Basin Electric had just 5.2 megawatts (MW) in wind generation. Cooperative directors gave their blessing in February 2008 to … [Read more...]

Basin Electric volunteers bring joy, hope to iCan Bike families

iCan Bike logo2

It’s the last day of the Bismarck, ND, iCan Bike Camp, and the VFW Sports Center hockey arena is alive with peddles and pedestrians. The music is … [Read more...]


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