A look at Pioneer Generation Station construction (Video)

Pioneer Generation Station

In the list of Basin Electric power plants, the Pioneer Generation Station looks like a lightweight. Weighing in at 45 megawatts, the power plant … [Read more...]

U.S. Senator-elect Heitkamp tenders resignation at Dakota Gas board meeting

U.S. Sen.-elect Heidi Heitkamp attended her last Dakota Gasification Company (DGC) board meeting Dec. 10. She tendered her resignation in a letter to … [Read more...]

Deer Creek Station dedication tomorrow

Deer Creek Station dedication

You're invited to join us in celebrating the completion of a power plant that co-ops built: the Deer Creek Station. The dedication ceremony will take … [Read more...]

Niezwaag moderates wind energy panel at Renewable Energy Action Summit

2012 Renewable Energy Action Summit

Dale Niezwaag, senior legislative representative for Basin Electric, moderated a panel on wind energy at the 2012 Renewable Energy Action Summit in … [Read more...]

Heitkamp features Synfuels Plant in campaign ad

Great Plains Synfuels Plant

Heidi Heitkamp has been a director on the Dakota Gasification Company board for more than 10 years. On March 17, she was endorsed by the North Dakota … [Read more...]

Two big milestones in a day at Deer Creek Station

Deer Creek Station

“I told my supervisors we're going to the plant to get fired up, get charged up, and blow off a little steam.” Doug Rothe, Basin Electric … [Read more...]

Dakota Gasification Company: How employees met a big challenge

Gary Loop had just become Dakota Gasification Company's chief operating officer when he was given a task: to turn the Basin Electric subsidiary into a … [Read more...]

Generating electricity in Montana

It's the largest cooperative-owned power plant in Montana... and Basin Electric's first generation station in the state. In mid-August, a … [Read more...]

A tale of two units near Culbertson, Montana

A communications crew is working on two stories from Culberston, Montana. Next to one another sit a heat recovery generation unit on the Northern … [Read more...]