Dry Fork Station plant engineer part of WY coal delegation to Japan

Bamboo shoots, jellyfish, ice cream topped with squid ink – the traditional Japanese cuisine was a little outside Dennis Thorfinnson’s comfort … [Read more...]

Dry Fork Station cap appears in Antarctica

Dry Fork Station cap in Antarctica

A piece of Dry Fork Station made its way to the South Pole earlier this year. Bob Berger, husband of former Wyoming Rep. Rosie Berger, wore his Dry … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee’s daughter has Olympic-sized experience

Good things abound for the Clyde family. First and foremost, Olivia Clyde was declared cancer-free after being diagnosed in 2013 with osteosarcoma, … [Read more...]

Dry Fork Station employees lend a hand

It was United Way’s Helping Hands Day in Campbell County, Wyoming, and Dry Fork Station employees had a few helping hands to contribute. United … [Read more...]

‘Moon shot’ bid under way to revitalize coal

Integrated Test Center groundbreaking event

A “moon shot” project in Wyoming is carrying hopes of revitalizing the coal industry. The phrase was used by Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead was to describe … [Read more...]

Top 11 stories of 2015 at Basin Electric: Live Wire

Rohrer family

On Dec. 30, you saw the top 9 Basin Electric videos of 2015. Here are the top 11 viewed blog posts as tabulated by WordPress, our blogging … [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...]

Dry Fork Station employees celebrate Christmas with a unique tree

Festival of Trees-employees

The Christmas spirit is shining at Basin Electric’s Dry Fork Station, located near Gillette, WY, in the form of a transmission-themed Christmas tree, … [Read more...]

Dry Fork Station employee’s secret family recipe wins Chili Cook-Off

Dry Fork Employees

Seven contestants put their best ingredients forward for Dry Fork Station’s fourth annual Chili Cook-Off Oct. 15, but there could only be one champion … [Read more...]

Intense look inside a coal based steam boiler

Looking inside the boiler at Antelope Valley Station

The boiler is one of the main attractions when we take people on a tour of our power plants. It's huge - 277 feet tall, taller than the 242-foot tall … [Read more...]