Why Basin: Moving from good to great

After a 30-year-long career of good jobs, Project Control Analyst Loren Black says he has finally found a great one. Black has held this position … [Read more...]

Employees and kids visit Headquarters for breakfast with Santa

Santa Claus

Basin Electric held "Reindeer Games and Christmas Cheer" at Basin Electric Headquarters Dec. 2. Nearly 800 employees and their children came to visit … [Read more...]

Built to Serve: President and CEO/general manager visit with the membership

Wayne Peltier, Basin Electric board president, District 9, and Paul Sukut, Basin Electric CEO and general manager, delivered messages of gratitude to … [Read more...]

Retiree’s handmade bowls make money twice for United Way

Jason Brekke

Deb Levchak, former Basin Electric attorney, donated wooden bowls created by Duey Marthaller, former Basin Electric manager of civil engineering, to … [Read more...]

Basin Electric holds special Career Day for local high schoolers

Basin Electric Career Day

More than 900 Bismarck, ND, area high school students got the chance to learn about careers in 15 different fields for the first Basin Electric Career … [Read more...]

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...]