Christmas comes to Culbertson

One person’s trash just might be another person’s Christmas tree. Employees at Basin Electric’s Culbertson Generation Station, located near … [Read more...]

Be the light: Ambassador for science

Be the light Amanda Wangler

The Basin Electric ad campaign “Be the light” shows how Basin Electric and its member cooperatives can be the light in communities and homes like only … [Read more...]

Basin Electric donates $7,500 toward McKenzie County foam trailer


A $7,500 donation from Basin Electric will help McKenzie County (ND) Emergency Management fight larger fires. The money paid for a tote of … [Read more...]

Continuing load growth in the Bakken spurs project construction

Basin Electric’s member load growth in the Williston Basin might've slowed – but it’s still growing. That being the case, work continues on several … [Read more...]

‘Moon shot’ bid under way to revitalize coal

Integrated Test Center groundbreaking event

A “moon shot” project in Wyoming is carrying hopes of revitalizing the coal industry. The phrase was used by Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead was to describe … [Read more...]

After death threat in Iraq, a new home, future for Dakota Gas urea site contractor

(The following article was reprinted with permission from IHI E&C, the engineering firm of record for Dakota Gasification Company's urea facility … [Read more...]

Mountain lion takes shelter at Basin Electric transmission line construction site

Paul Telehey, Basin Electric construction coordinator II, has seen his fair share of animals visiting construction sites located in remote areas, but … [Read more...]

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...]

Pilings project essential to Dakota Gas’ urea facility construction (Video)

urea pilings

Dakota Gasification Company’s urea production facility construction project is a perfect example of the innovative spirit that abounds at the Great … [Read more...]

Engines complete journey at Pioneer Generation Station (Video)

Pioneer engines

It’s been quite a journey for six engines that rolled into Williston, ND, Oct. 29. The Wärtsilä 20V34SG reciprocating engines, made in Finland, … [Read more...]