Engineers Week at Basin Electric: Mark Jenson

In honor of Engineers Week, we asked a few questions to Mark Jenson, mechanical engineer II at Basin Electric. Jenson is part of the Bakken Generation … [Read more...]

Engineers Week at Basin Electric: Jim Lund

In honor of Engineers Week, we asked a few questions to Jim Lund, senior mechanical engineer at Basin Electric. Lund is part of the Bakken Generation … [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...]

Basin Electric sponsors the Teen Room at the Boys and Girls Club of Campbell County in Gillette, Wyoming

Girls and Boys Club of Campbell County

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...]

The Power of Determination – story of a Basin Electric member in Wyoming

Rancher and Wheatland REA consumer Henry Poling was slammed into a gate by a yearling in the fall of 1993. The strike to his midsection left him with … [Read more...]

Basin Electric donates money to local fire department for new ladder truck

The Wheatland, Wyoming Fire Department recently bought a ladder truck from the city of Newcastle, Wyoming. William Deglman, Laramie River Station … [Read more...]

Laramie River Station employee receives Department of Defense Patriot Award

Pat Jeffries, Laramie River Station retiree, was presented a Patriot Award on May 3, 2018, prior to her retirement on May 4, by Kathy Wright, Employer … [Read more...]

Horned owl treated to toasty talons at Basin Electric substation

horned owl

Tyler Lindholm, lead substation electrician at Transmission System Maintenance - Gillette, caught these photos of a horned owl at our Teckla … [Read more...]

Montana Limestone county fair purchases benefit kids, the hungry, and the disabled

Visiting the state fairs along the Montana/Wyoming state line is an annual tradition for representatives of Dakota Coal Company subsidiary Montana … [Read more...]