Basin Electric employee says ‘yes’ to providing community support

Ashley Fraser, senior safety coordinator at Dry Fork Station, wasn’t planning to get involved in the Youth Emergency Services (Y.E.S.) House until she … [Read more...]

Dakota Gas carbon capture: Improving the environment and the bottom line

Both advocates and adversaries of coal are familiar with the term “carbon capture.” Finding a way to capture carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from … [Read more...]

Basin Electric’s strategic focus on ratings

At the end of 2020, Basin Electric’s finance team geared up for three days of meetings with ratings agencies in New York City. This did not include a … [Read more...]

First NERC CIP audit at Basin Electric a success

Basin Electric’s first-ever compliance audit for Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) was conducted by the Midwest Reliability Organization this … [Read more...]

CEO Talk: Our cooperative story stands strong

Paul Sukut

Many of us were brought up in a culture that keeps us humble. From our roots, back to the farmers who joined together to form electric cooperatives, … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees share what they’ve learned about leadership through BE Leaders

Throughout 2019, 25 Basin Electric employees participated in the BE Leaders program. The program gives participants an opportunity to explore various … [Read more...]

Top 10 Basin Electric: Live Wire posts of 2019

Here are the top 10 Basin Electric: Live Wire posts of 2019. Have fun taking a look back! The Power of Determination - story of a Basin … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee helps present a holiday tribute to fallen soldiers

Everyone in the Bismarck-Mandan, North Dakota, area knows what a beautiful sight it is to see the Christmas wreaths adorning the gravesites at the … [Read more...]

Top 10 Basin Electric: Live Wire stories of 2018

Here are the top 10 viewed blog posts as tabulated by WordPress, our blogging platform. Have fun taking a look back! On-site physician and nurse … [Read more...]

Missed Basin Electric’s 2018 Annual Meeting? We’ll catch you up!

Didn’t get a chance to head to the Bismarck Event Center during Basin Electric’s 2018 Annual Meeting? Visit and it’ll almost be like … [Read more...]