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...]

Car club tours North Dakota Energy Trail

Corvette Club tour 2016

Basin Electric Director Gary Drost and friends from the Corvette Club of Luverne, MN, visited energy country July 19. Drost serves as a director … [Read more...]

A day in the life of Mechanic Lead Mary Jo Randle


According to her mom, Mary Jo Randle has the “gift of gab.” A chat with Randle is easy, and it only takes a few minutes to feel like you’ve known her … [Read more...]

Be the light: Find new ways to work together at Basin Electric

Effie Carr

There are people among us who just shine a bit brighter. Whether they make the workday more bearable through their positive presence, find new ways to … [Read more...]

Mercer County supports kids battling cancer through Brave the Shave (Video)


“Nobody should suffer through cancer. Period,” says Chad Edwards, Antelope Valley Station plant manager. On March 17, Edwards and many others … [Read more...]

Antelope Valley Station raises $6,600 before a single brave head is shaved

Antelope Valley Station

This afternoon, the Mercer County Head-Shaving Event brought together Basin Electric employees from Leland Olds Station, the Great Plains Synfuels … [Read more...]

Why Basin? Support the co-op, serve the membership

Justin Morgen

When Basin Electric participated in a nationwide emergency response exercise last November, the cooperative wanted Justin Morgen on its team. And … [Read more...]

Stay Basin: 45-year employee says there’s always something new to learn

Doug Bjornson

Doug Bjornson celebrated his 45th year of working at Basin Electric on Jan. 14, and he was met with congratulations from many of his co-workers. He … [Read more...]

Why Basin? Teach thousands of tourists about power plants

Paige Fleck

When welcoming visitors to Antelope Valley Station, there’s a good chance Paige Fleck and her co-workers will provide snacks and cheerful background … [Read more...]

Basin Electric Sharing Trees help more people than ever (Video)

Sharing Tree 2015

Basin Electric employees gave a record number of Christmas presents this year to those in need through Sharing Trees across many Basin Electric … [Read more...]