Basin Electric and BNSF on good terms after settlement

BNSF railway settlement

Cookies for collaboration. That was the arrangement between several Basin Electric employees and BNSF Railway’s legal team, as the two parties swapped … [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...]

Stay Basin: You make a difference here

Brad Thompson

Continue to be amazed by the work that’s done here After working nearly 34 years at Basin Electric’s Laramie River Station, Brad Thompson is still … [Read more...]

Stay Basin: The cooperative values your years of experience

Greg Masie

When Greg Masie first joined Basin Electric's Laramie River Station 35 years ago, plant operations looked a little different. “Everything was push … [Read more...]

Laramie River Station employees make Christmas shine with Angel Tree

Salvation Army in Cheyenne, WY

Employees at Laramie River Station near Wheatland, WY, gave back to their community in a big way. The power plant had an Angel Tree with 84 tags … [Read more...]

Stay Basin: The cooperative cares about you and yours

Ronda Warner

Sometimes, you just know you’re in the right place. Ronda Warner has had that gut feeling since 2012, when she started working as a utility … [Read more...]

Stay Basin: Enjoy a secure job

Sometimes an opportunity falls into your lap when you least expect it. That was the case for Herb Porter. Porter, a former boilermaker/welder, was … [Read more...]

Laramie River Station shows Heart and Sole for St. Baldrick’s

Laramie River Station Heart and Sole

Laramie River Station, a Basin Electric coal-based power plant near Wheatland, WY, held their first Heart and Sole 5K Run/Walk Oct. 4. Sixty-five … [Read more...]

Stay Basin: The cooperative values your expertise

Michael Petera has an impressive range of skills. He’s designed everything from cockpit displays to cell phone software. But there was always one … [Read more...]

Laramie River Station employees organize fishing derby

Ryland Petroski

Laramie River Station employees, Greg Petroski, mechanic/welder I, and Kelly Simonton, maintenance supervisor, are hooked on fishing. They organized … [Read more...]