Lessons learned from one year of urea production at Dakota Gas

North Dakota’s first urea fertilizer production facility, located at Dakota Gasification Company’s Great Plains Synfuels Plant near Beulah, North … [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...]

Son of Basin Electric employee lays wreath at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

A class trip to Washington, D.C. over Memorial Day weekend turned into a lifelong memory for eighth grader Isaac Peterson, son of Basin Electric … [Read more...]

Eventful first week of the season for Basin’s Backyard Garden

The temperatures were rising on May 29, but not even that could stop Basin Electric employees from doing what they do best - giving back to the … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee spearheads event giving haircuts to kids

Sommer Hunke and Jade Neumann

This is a guest post by Jade Neumann, Basin Electric multimedia specialist I - graphics. I’m currently participating in the Center for … [Read more...]