Basin Electric kickstarts Bismarck Public Schools Foundation’s innovation grant program

Basin Electric recently gave $20,000 to the Bismarck Public Schools Foundation to kickstart the Foundation’s “innovation grant” program, which will … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee and 10-year Brave the Shave participant misses flagship event

Tucker Smith, Basin Electric commodity quantitative analyst, was one of just three people who shaved their heads for all of Brave the Shave’s 10 years … [Read more...]

Capital Electric linemen growing mustaches for a special cause

Cookie Duster. Crumb Catcher. Mouth Brow. Lip Caterpillar. The mustache goes by many names – and in March, it is serving a very important purpose … [Read more...]

Brave the Shave 2017 social media roundup


What a day! Donations for the campaign are still being accepted and tallied. Now in its 10th year, the Brave the Shave campaign has raised more than … [Read more...]

Co-op Plan 2017: The path to the next greatest thing

Co-op Plan 2017

Following a year of challenge, having and sharing a plan is more important than ever for Basin Electric. The Cooperative Plan is a tool for the … [Read more...]

Science Center in Gillette, WY, features exhibit built by Basin Electric


The coal industry means a lot to the community of Gillette, WY. Now, the school district’s science center has a display focused on the history of … [Read more...]

Brave the Shave: Helping kids and families battle cancer one bald head at a time

Since its first event 10 years ago, Brave the Shave has exploded into a money-raising, hair-shaving frenzy. Over the years, nearly 2,200 volunteers … [Read more...]

Basin Electric brings light to the Clay County Sheriff Department

Clay County Sheriff's Department

A donation made to the Clay County (SD) Sheriff’s Department will help officers see more clearly in the line of duty. Basin Electric accepted the … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee helps spread the message of heart health

Rick Mitzel, operations superintendent at Basin Electric's Antelope Valley Station, has been donating blood for as long as he can remember. It’s … [Read more...]

New cooperative finalizes purchase of building, moves closer to opening Hazen child care center

Energy Capital Cooperative Child Care is the proud owner of a building, closing on the purchase of the New Bethel Congregational Church in Hazen in … [Read more...]