New technology will improve efficiency of Wilton Wind Projects

Wind is an integral piece of Basin Electric’s all-of-the-above energy portfolio, and through the years the co-op has invested more than $6 billion … [Read more...]

Basin Electric member co-ops power through COVID-19 #PowerOn

For Basin Electric’s member cooperatives, serving their communities is about much more than providing electricity. From finding ways to help their … [Read more...]

McCone Electric’s drive-in annual meeting in Montana brings record attendance

McCone Electric Co-op, a Basin Electric Class C member in Circle, Montana, held Montana’s first drive-in electric co-op annual meeting on June 5. Due … [Read more...]

A day in the life of Basin Electric Financial Reporting Manager Katrina Wald

By the time Katrina Wald was attending Dickinson (North Dakota) High School, she already knew that numbers were “her thing.” Being an avid sports fan, … [Read more...]

Trouble saying no led to 20 years of foster care for Basin Electric employee

In 1988, President Ronald Reagan declared May National Foster Care Month, and it continues to be recognized and celebrated today. For Rhonda Chapman, … [Read more...]

Dakota Gas employee implements virtual solution to canceled tours

Usually when warm weather starts to roll around, Basin Electric’s facilities are buzzing with people taking tours. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, … [Read more...]

Both arts and science community thrives at Area 59 in Gillette, Wyoming

Each year at our Annual Meeting, we share a video focused on different facets of cooperative social responsibility at Basin Electric and in our … [Read more...]

Basin Electric’s Dry Fork Station receives award for supporting fire department

Basin Electric is proud to receive the Campbell County Fire Department’s (CCFD) Friend of the CCFD award. The award is given annually to a business … [Read more...]

Sioux Valley Energy manager’s tie to Special Olympics South Dakota

Each year at our Annual Meeting, we share a video focused on different facets of cooperative social responsibility at Basin Electric and in our … [Read more...]

Dakota Gas employees give the gift of life

To help alleviate the current blood supply deficit, Vitalant, one of the nation's oldest and largest nonprofit community blood service providers, held … [Read more...]