Trees and power lines don’t mix

  One tree. 55 million people without power. A $6 billion economic hit. In 2003, one single tree touching a transmission line in Ohio is … [Read more...]

Emergency Drill Training takes place at Great Plains Synfuels Plant

Every three years, the Great Plains Synfuels Plant goes through an emergency response full-scale exercise. Wayne Herman, emergency response & … [Read more...]

Who Powers You?: Touchstone Energy contest honors hometown heroes

While those who took top honors last year did not come from our service area, several who are in Basin Electric's service area were nominated. In … [Read more...]

Basin Electric donates suburban to Ronald McDonald Care Mobile program

  Basin Electric has continued involvement with the Ronald McDonald House's Care Mobile Program with a donation of a suburban from their … [Read more...]

Basin Electric presents: Intern Insight

The summer season is coming to an end and Basin Electric's interns are heading back to school. Students work full-time when they intern at Basin … [Read more...]

Basin Electric supports “On the Water,” a non-profit dedicated to honoring war veterans

  Basin Electric “reely” showed its support of military veterans with a recent donation to On the Water, Inc., a North Dakota-based non-profit … [Read more...]

Dragging through the summer with Basin Electric employee Dustin Buchmann

The phrase “dragging on” has an entirely different meaning for Antelope Valley Station Electrician I, Dustin Buchmann. Buchmann spends most of his … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee-veteran finds balance

July 25 is National Hire a Veteran Day. Basin Electric takes pride in supporting those who have served or are currently serving, and their … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee shows how electric vehicle industry is making strides with innovation

We all know the drill: summer comes along, the grass grows, and you fill your little red gas tank for the season and get the lawnmower running. … [Read more...]

NRECA Youth Tour honors bus driver for military service

National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) recently published an article written by Victoria A. Rocha on North Dakota and Montana Youth … [Read more...]