You can bid on Travis Hafner items for St. Baldrick’s

St. Baldrick's at AVS

You could be the owner of a Travis Hafner autographed baseball or autographed baseball hat. It’s a silent auction by phone! Phones will be open … [Read more...]

Iowa co-op members talk about their Basin Electric tour

More than 220,000 people have toured Basin Electric facilities since 1982. Each year Northwest Iowa Power Cooperative (NIPCO) and its member … [Read more...]

Take a tour of the energy trail with South Dakota lawmakers

SDREA legislator tour

A group of ten state legislators from South Dakota took a tour of Basin Electric facilities Aug. 18. The one-and-a-half day educational tour … [Read more...]

Angel Air Care Services helicopter visits Great Plains Synfuels Plant

Great Plains Synfuels Plant

Angel Air Care Services stopped by the Great Plains Synfuels Plant July 19 to share with staff information on the services they offer. The helicopter … [Read more...]

Extreme heat on observation deck at Antelope Valley Station

Antelope Valley Station

If you've been on the famous Basin Electric tour of Antelope Valley Station, you know the observation deck is one of the most memorable moments for … [Read more...]

Antelope Valley Station and Freedom Mine win safety awards

Antelope Valley Station

Antelope Valley Station and The Freedom Mine received Distinguished Safety Awards at the Lignite Energy Council's Contractor/Supplier Meeting on Apr. … [Read more...]

Where the deer and antelope play: Great Plains Synfuels Plant

Dozens of antelope lay beneath a high-voltage transmission tower

These antelope appear to be lost; Antelope Valley Station is next door. They don’t seem to mind, though. In fact, they’ve made themselves right at … [Read more...]

Antelope Valley Station gets new tour display

Antelope Valley Station

Workers retired the old display in the visitor’s center at Antelope Valley Station, which was at least 20 years old, with a bright and new … [Read more...]

Carbon dioxide capture project at Antelope Valley Station postponed

Basin Electric's board of directors made a decision this week to put a big project on hold. The proposed demonstration project to capture carbon … [Read more...]

“Storm Chasers” to feature Basin Electric transmission towers hit by tornado

Mangled boat tangled in transmission line conductor

Nature’s wrath is best viewed from a safe distance, or in the case of the Bowdle, SD, EF4 tornado in May, not at all; the best place to be during that … [Read more...]