Dry Fork Station hosts carbon mitigation projects

Basin Electric’s Dry Fork Station near Gillette, Wyoming, does more than generate electricity from coal. It’s incubating innovation for managing … [Read more...]

Top Basin Electric stories of 2020

As we're getting ready to ring in 2021, we thought it would be fun to take a look at some of our popular posts and stories of 2020. Get your popcorn … [Read more...]

Honoring our veterans despite COVID-19 restrictions

Mark Scheele, Basin Electric chief pilot, is the deputy commander of the Bismarck Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol. For 11 years, the squadron has … [Read more...]

Wyoming CarbonSAFE to determine whether carbon dioxide can be stored underground near Dry Fork Station

Dirt work started March 31, 2019, to prepare a site near Dry Fork Station for geologic testing for the Wyoming CarbonSAFE project. They call it … [Read more...]

A day in the life of Basin Electric Alarm Monitor/Service Dispatcher

From a distance, Donavon Dick watched as a bouquet of pheasants rutted and scratched in a field near Sidney, Nebraska. In a blink, the serene scene … [Read more...]

Measuring the value of cooperative membership

Each of Basin Electric’s 140 members spanning nine states joined the cooperative for a different reason. For some, it’s the value of … [Read more...]

Dedication to community drives Basin Electric employee to be of service

Residents in Mercer and Oliver County, North Dakota, know the importance of the Beulah Rural Fire Protection District. This volunteer crew covers a … [Read more...]

Ch-ch-changes: Basin Electric Bylaw Review Committee recommends bylaw revisions

Basin Electric’s 2020 Bylaw Review Committee met Sept. 11. The meeting was held virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The role of the … [Read more...]

The road to a resolution: How Basin Electric member wishes become direction

As part of the cooperative principle of democratic member control, Basin Electric’s Resolutions Committee meets twice each year to ensure employees … [Read more...]

Co-op Month 2020: Energy Capital Cooperative Child Care

Coming together to meet a community need – it’s the cooperative way. And it's how the first licensed child care center in Mercer County in west … [Read more...]