Evidence of continuous improvement at Basin Electric

In any business, there’s ups and downs and constant change. Finding balance hinges on employees understanding the organization's mission and goals and … [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...]

Cooperative leaders lend expertise on Clean Power Plan

Dale Niezwaag

Information is power – especially for the power industry. The North Dakota Department of Health has been hosting public input meetings on the Clean … [Read more...]

Why electric co-ops ROCK

Cooperatives are made up of great people who serve great people. But the people aren't the only reason co-ops are the cat's meow. As National Co-op … [Read more...]

Clean Power Plan: More harm than good

The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) final rule to address carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, called the Clean Power Plan, was released Aug. 3, … [Read more...]

SD lawmakers hear ND energy story

"It's that educational perspective." Ed Anderson, South Dakota Rural Electric Association (SDREA) general manager, is talking about the annual tour … [Read more...]

A day in the life of Director Roberta Rohrer

Roberta Rohrer and Paul Sukut

Little did she know, but Roberta Rohrer was running a 1979 co-op board election campaign from a pickup truck on the edge of the Great … [Read more...]

Are you part of a co-op? Some Minnesota lawmakers learn they are

Brian Jeremiason, Lyon-Lincoln Electric, with one of his co-ops members, Rep. Chris Swedzinski at MN Co-op Day at the Capitol.

At the beginning of March, Cooperative Network held MN Co-op Day at the Capitol. Representatives from many different cooperatives gathered at the … [Read more...]

A day in the life of Basin Electric Director Gary Drost

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A day in Washington, D.C., isn't a typical day for Gary Drost, but it's something he's familiar with and knows is necessary as a cooperative … [Read more...]

Basin Electric Annual Meeting sessions focus on EPA, distributed generation

Basin Electric Annual Meeting preconference sessions

Before the official business of Basin Electric's 2014 Annual Meeting began, attendees were able to attend two preconference sessions. You can find … [Read more...]