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...]

Watch LIVE: Basin Electric Annual Meeting 2018

Starting at 8 a.m. Nov. 8, you can watch Basin Electric’s Annual Meeting 2018 live at your computer. See the full detailed agenda and more at … [Read more...]

Throwback Thursday: The Prairie is Our Garden

All information included here was borrowed from Generation for Generations by Stan Stelter. In 1969, the film, “The Prairie is Our Garden,” was … [Read more...]

Throwback Thursday: Death to the Kerosene Lamp

The publication The Next Greatest Thing was conceived by staff members at the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association in 1985 as a way to … [Read more...]