Engineers Week at Basin Electric: Trenton Schwahn

In honor of Engineers Week, we asked a few questions to Trenton Schwahn, electrical engineer III at Basin Electric. Schwahn is part of the Bakken … [Read more...]

Engineers Week at Basin Electric: Mark Jenson

In honor of Engineers Week, we asked a few questions to Mark Jenson, mechanical engineer II at Basin Electric. Jenson is part of the Bakken Generation … [Read more...]

A Day in the Life of Contract Administrator Jesse Jordan and Senior Purchasing Agent Tom Wanner

From a seven-cent washer to a turbine worth millions of dollars, Basin Electric’s procurement division works quietly behind the scenes to make sure … [Read more...]

A day in the life of Laramie River Station Shift Supervisor Jason Sackman

Six years ago, Jason Sackman, a young, hardworking man from Bismarck, North Dakota, left the Wisconsin co-op job he had known for 15 years to start a … [Read more...]

Basin Electric, Pete Lien & Sons celebrate 25 years of cooperation

The partnership between Basin Electric and Pete Lien & Sons offers significant benefits to both businesses. With Basin Electric subsidiary Dakota … [Read more...]

Crane Trust scenes in celebration of Nature Photography Day

The Platte River Whooping Crane Habitat Maintenance Trust, or Crane Trust, is a special place. Thousands of people – some years representing more than … [Read more...]

Basin Electric donates money to local fire department for new ladder truck

The Wheatland, Wyoming Fire Department recently bought a ladder truck from the city of Newcastle, Wyoming. William Deglman, Laramie River Station … [Read more...]

Laramie River Station employee receives Department of Defense Patriot Award

Pat Jeffries, Laramie River Station retiree, was presented a Patriot Award on May 3, 2018, prior to her retirement on May 4, by Kathy Wright, Employer … [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...]

Employees share personal takes on Our Power, My Safety process

Much like the United States government, Basin Electric's Our Power, My Safety (OPMS) process is of the people, by the people, for the … [Read more...]