Dragging through the summer with Basin Electric employee Dustin Buchmann

The phrase “dragging on” has an entirely different meaning for Antelope Valley Station Electrician I, Dustin Buchmann. Buchmann spends most of his … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee-veteran finds balance

July 25 is National Hire a Veteran Day. Basin Electric takes pride in supporting those who have served or are currently serving, and their … [Read more...]

NRECA Youth Tour honors bus driver for military service

National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) recently published an article written by Victoria A. Rocha on North Dakota and Montana Youth … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee’s labor of love to prevent child abuse

“Great childhoods don’t magically happen. They have to be purposeful,” Shauna Laber, Basin Electric senior property and right of way specialist, says … [Read more...]

Scientists sample rock one mile below the surface near Basin Electric facilities

How much thinking have you done on the porosity of rock? As kids, we see the effect of porosity when we pour water in a sandbox and it doesn’t … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees volunteer for United Way summer hunger program

There are children in the Bismarck-Mandan (North Dakota) community who are going hungry. Missouri Slope Area United Way is fighting to eliminate this … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee presents check for Cops and Kids Fishing Derby

The sport of fishing is much more than catching the biggest fish. To Basin Electric enterprise application architect III, James Decker, it means the … [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...]

When Mother Nature packs a punch, co-ops lend a hand

Cooperatives across Basin Electric’s service territory experienced severe weather this spring. Feet of snow, ice, high winds, and extreme flooding … [Read more...]