Top Basin Electric stories of 2020

As we're getting ready to ring in 2021, we thought it would be fun to take a look at some of our popular posts and stories of 2020. Get your popcorn … [Read more...]

Basin Electric helps 28 organizations fill hungry bellies during the holidays

We often think of the holidays as the most wonderful time of the year, but for some it’s a challenging time of trying to make ends meet. With COVID-19 … [Read more...]

Honoring our veterans despite COVID-19 restrictions

Mark Scheele, Basin Electric chief pilot, is the deputy commander of the Bismarck Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol. For 11 years, the squadron has … [Read more...]

Dedication to community drives Basin Electric employee to be of service

Residents in Mercer and Oliver County, North Dakota, know the importance of the Beulah Rural Fire Protection District. This volunteer crew covers a … [Read more...]

Co-op Month 2020: Energy Capital Cooperative Child Care

Coming together to meet a community need – it’s the cooperative way. And it's how the first licensed child care center in Mercer County in west … [Read more...]

Co-op Month 2020: BisMan Community Food Co-op

It’s Co-op Month, and we want to help you get to know more about co-ops so you can recognize them in your community. Today, it’s all about real … [Read more...]

Co-op Month 2020: Credit unions are co-ops too

October is Co-op Month. Did you know that credit unions are cooperatives like Basin … [Read more...]

Basin Electric backpack sponsorship helps provide school supplies to at-risk students

Bismarck Larks mascots Clark the Lark and Merifeather Lewis with the backpacks donated by Basin Electric. Now is the time of year, although this year … [Read more...]

Laramie River Station blood drive supplements supply during low donation period

Many blood drives have been cancelled due to COVID-19, but the need for blood donations hasn’t gone away. On July 16, the team at Laramie River … [Read more...]

Basin Electric teaches students about electrical safety

Safety is a top priority at Basin Electric, so when the opportunity came up to teach preschoolers about electrical safety, the cooperative was excited … [Read more...]