Ron Rebenitsch has a long history of achievement in renewable energy, most recently serving as an executive for Basin Electric, one of the largest electric generation and transmission cooperatives in the U.S. with a service territory covering 9 states. During the last five years, Ron managed over $600 Million of renewable projects, in addition to developing and managing Basin Electric’s tradable renewable energy credit marketing program, which marketed millions of “RECS” nationally.
Since retiring from his 35 year career with Basin Electric, Ron has been working as an Executive Director with the South Dakota Wind Energy Association, in addition to providing independent consulting as founder of Energy Engineering, Inc. He has a BS in Civil Engineering from North Dakota State University and is a registered engineer in North Dakota, Colorado and Wyoming. He also holds an MBA from the University of North Dakota.