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Deer Creek Station power plant begins operations

August 8, 2012 in The Daily Republic

BROOKINGS (AP) Basin Electric Power Cooperative has begun operating its Deer Creek Station power plant in eastern South Dakota.
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Power generation at Mo River dams above average due to flooding

January 5, 2012 in The Daily Republic

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) High water levels that caused record flooding along the Missouri River in 2011 did bring a small consolation: Electric power generation from the river’s six upstream dams was above average for the first time in a dozen years. Continue Reading