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...]

The solar eclipse through Basin Electric’s eyes

The 2017 solar eclipse is now just a memory, and the thousands of people who traveled near and far donning their cardboard glasses to catch a glimpse … [Read more...]

Basin Electric intern shines in school and at work

Malcom X once said, “The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.” Basin Electric takes this approach with the future workforce, and sees its … [Read more...]

Electric grid interconnected like a spiderweb

Most people don’t know life without electricity. It’s a critical necessity, so all the work to maintain it is necessary. Getting electricity into … [Read more...]

Basin Electric member cooperative kicks off community solar project

Crow Wing Power & Light, a Basin Electric Class A member headquartered in Brainerd, MN, is giving their member-owners the opportunity to invest in … [Read more...]

Co-op plan helping to build a better Basin

A mission, strategic initiatives and a plan – a Cooperative Plan. Basin Electric has all three in place. In fact, at his employee communication … [Read more...]

Young Professionals list Basin Electric among top 10 workplaces

YP Group

The word is out. Basin Electric is a great place to work! The Bismarck-Mandan (ND) Young Professionals Network recently recognized Basin Electric … [Read more...]

Why Basin? The cooperative family cares about you and yours

Amanda Schauer

Amanda Schauer’s ideal day involves taking her nieces and nephews out for a movie and shopping. Spending quality time with them is one of her absolute … [Read more...]

Why Basin? Work with an encouraging cooperative family

Kurt Capouch

It’s the start of Wellness Week at Basin Electric Headquarters, and Kurt Capouch leans forward in his fifth-floor office chair to share some words of … [Read more...]

Aircrane helicopter used in Basin Electric transmission line construction


Big machines are required to lift big things. An S-64 Aircrane helicopter with a lift capacity of 25,000 pounds, provided by Erickson Inc., … [Read more...]