Basin Electric connects with Bismarck-Mandan YP Network

Basin Electric has struck gold with the Bismarck-Mandan YP Network. On March 14, members of the YP Network’s Entrepreneurship Committee presented … [Read more...]

Basin Electric director’s grandson loses leg, wrestles on

Don Applegate

Collin Applegate lost his leg in a farm accident in October. Just two months later, he was back on the wrestling mat at Riverside High School in … [Read more...]

Top 10 stories in 2011 at Basin Electric: The Flip Side

Yesterday, you saw the top 10 Basin Electric videos in 2011. Here are the top 10 blog posts as tabulated by WordPress, our blogging platform: 1. … [Read more...]

Rohrer honored with Cooperative Spirit Award

Roberta Rohrer

The Montana Electric Cooperative Association (MECA) has honored Roberta Rohrer with its Cooperative Spirit Award. The award was presented last fall at … [Read more...]

Basin Electric Director Wayne Child goes bald for St. Baldrick’s

St. Baldricks 2011 Wayne Child

Longtime Basin Electric Director Wayne Child made a lot of people smile today. After raising more than $13,000 for the St. Baldrick's Foundation, … [Read more...]

From Basin Electric, Dakota Gas board meeting: National Guard soldier presents flags flown over Kosovo

Jill Thomas, warehouse supervisor at the Great Plains Synfuels Plant, spent a year in Kosovo, from September 2009 to September 2010. Toward the end of … [Read more...]

Basin Electric awarded for renewable energy commitment

East River Electric Power Cooperative 2010 Annual Meeting

East River Electric Power Cooperative presented its Eminent Service award to Basin Electric for outstanding leadership and commitment in the area of … [Read more...]

Generating electricity in Montana

It's the largest cooperative-owned power plant in Montana... and Basin Electric's first generation station in the state. In mid-August, a … [Read more...]

Basin Electric directors visit nuclear power plant

Power plants – Basin Electric has a lot of them. But not like this one. This is the Duane Arnold Energy Center. It’s a nuclear power plant and … [Read more...]

Touring Montana Limestone’s locomotives

On June 10, friends and neighbors of Montana Limestone Company near Warren, MT, gathered to dedicate a new truck dump and rail load-out facility. The … [Read more...]