Innovation still a hallmark of Basin Electric

Since its inception in 1961, Basin Electric has participated in many first-of-its-kind projects and commissioned many serial number-one pieces of … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee recounts experience near Las Vegas shooting

  A trip to Las Vegas to celebrate a wedding anniversary turned into a surreal experience for DesaRae Berreth, Basin Electric learning and … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees featured in ‘Miles in Their Shoes’ videos

Shawn Hammes, Basin Electric administrative assistant/receptionist, is often referred to as “the face of Basin” due to his work at the reception desk, … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees reflect on cancer battles

"When it rains look for rainbows, when it's dark look for stars." - Oscar Wilde Cancer survivors Erica Petrowitz, Dakota Gasification Company Human … [Read more...]

Energy tours provide perspective for Sioux Valley Energy directors and staff

Board directors and staff of Basin Electric Class C member cooperative Sioux Valley Energy, headquartered in Brandon, SD, made some stops Sept. 26 in … [Read more...]

Longtime Basin Electric employees ask for help in finding missing sister

Longtime Basin Electric employees Casey Jacobson, senior staff counsel, and her husband, Chad Kuntz, senior electrical engineer, are asking for the … [Read more...]

Former Basin Electric coworkers remember longtime plant manager

Former longtime Laramie River Station Plant Manager Dallas Wade passed away Aug. 27 in Wheatland, WY. Wade, 69, started working for Basin Electric … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee featured in Wahpeton newspaper article

The article, Son of railroad man builds career with Basin Electric was published in the Wahpeton Daily News on Aug. 16, 2017. An excerpt is published … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee featured for community involvement

Community betterment is the co-op way. Some employees such as Erin Huntimer, however, go above and beyond average involvement. Huntimer, Basin … [Read more...]

Powering America with energy and jobs

The following was published by the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) on Aug. 2, 2017. An excerpt is published here, with … [Read more...]