Businesses, restaurants, religious facilities and schools of every size depend on Yellowstone Electric to meet their electrical needs From power systems to lighting and maintenance, we specialize in finding turnkey solutions for every customer.

We have the experience you need for design-build projects, updating or expanding existing systems or improving efficiencies through energy upgrades and retrofits. And with a LEED ® AP Building Design + Construction accredited professional on staff, we can also work with you if your project goals include implementing green practices and sustainable resources.

Our commercial electrical experience includes:


  • Data and Communication Centers
  • Hotels
  • Event Centers
  • Religious Facilities
  • Retail Stores
  • Restaurants
  • Entertainment Facilities
  • Warehouse Facilities
  • Office Spaces


Industrial electrical projects require a depth of knowledge that can only be gained from years of experience. That’s why Yellowstone Electric has been a fixture in regional refineries and industrial installations for more than 50 years.

Our expertise in control and instrumentation systems, switch gear and motor controls, power transformers, DCS and SCADA systems makes us a preferred partner for private companies and government agencies across the U.S. Because we remain at the forefront of trends and technologies, you can rest assured that we will provide you the best information, products and services available anywhere.

Recent industrial electrical projects include:

Hydroelectric Facilities

  • The Dalles Dam – Columbia River (Oregon)
  • Garrison Dam– Missouri River (North Dakota)
  • West Point Dam – Chattahoochee River (Georgia)
  • Allatoona Dam – Etowah River (Georgia)
  • Philpott Dam – Comment:  Need additional information
  • Chief Joseph Dam – Columbia River (Washington)
  • Dworshak Dam – North Fork Clearwater River (Idaho)
  • Holter Dam – Missouri River (Montana)
  • Ryan Dam / PPL Montana – Missouri River (Montana)
  • Hauser Dam / PPL Montana – Missouri River (Montana)

Power Plants

  • Comanche Power Plant – Pueblo, Colorado
  • J.E. Corette Power Plant – Billings, Montana
  • Highland Generation Station – Great Falls, Montana
  • MDU Glendive Power Plant – Glendive, Montana
  • MDU Lewis & Clark Power Plant – Sidney, Montana
  • Culbertson Generation Station & Heat Recovery Unit – Culbertson, Montana


Water Facilities

  • City of Billings Wastewater Treatment Facility – Billings, Montana
  • City of Billings Water Plant – Billings, Montana
  • Wastewater Treatment Facility – Hardin, Montana

Green Energy

  • Yellowstone Power Biomass Project – Thompson Falls, Montana




From kindergarten classrooms to college dormitories, Yellowstone Electric has been helping students learn in schools throughout Montana and Wyoming for nearly three generations. Because capital projects may be financially daunting for some districts, we can provide consultation services and grant writing assistance to make electrical improvements or upgrades more feasible.


Our high-voltage and low-voltage electrical work with educational institutions includes:

  • Power generation, distribution and control systems
  • Interior, exterior and parking lot lighting
  • Energy analysis and retrofit
  • Fire alarm and security systems
  • Public address and sound systems
  • Clock/program systems
  • Voice and data systems


The healthcare industry is subject to unique requirements and regulations not only in their day-to-day operations, but also in the way that their systems must be installed, maintained and updated. We know, because we have been working with area hospitals and medical providers for more than 50 years.

Our extensive knowledge of medical construction codes, fireproofing requirements, infectious control protocols and other rules means fewer delays and aids in TJC (formerly JCAHO) accreditation or reaccreditation. When you work with Yellowstone Electric, we take every precaution to protect your patients’ safety and your reputation.

Yellowstone Electric specializes in UPS backup/emergency power systems, power generation, energy analysis, upgrades and retrofits, fire alarm and security systems and nurse call systems. 

  • Outpatient surgery centers
  • Cancer centers
  • Birth centers
  • Neonatal intensive care units
  • Trauma centers and emergency rooms
  • Radiology centers
  • Central plants
  • Assisted living facilities
  • Health and wellness centers
  • Clinics
  • Physician offices




Businesses want to work with financial institutions they can trust.  And financial institutions trust Yellowstone Electric to install and maintain their electrical systems because of our ability to complete their work correctly, on time and within budget.

We have installed high-voltage and low-voltage electrical systems in financial institutions throughout this region.  Our work includes:

  • Power generation, distribution and control systems
  • Fire alarm and suppression systems
  • Interior, exterior and parking lot lighting
  • UPS backup/emergency power systems
  • System maintenance and updates


High/ Medium Voltage Services:

  • Up to 500 kV/ 500 MVA Transformer EPC Services
  • Transformer Testing and Oil Filling Services
  • High voltage Substation and MCC Construction
  • Industrial Preventive Maintenance Services
  • Wind Turbine Construction
  • Pre-Construction Services
  • Electrical Distribution and Lighting
  • Value Engineering Services
  • Design Assistance/ Design Build

Low Voltage Services:

  • Building Automation.
  • Security.
  • Access Control.
  • Video Surveillance.
  • Fire Detection and Suppression Systems.
  • Data and Communications Cabling.
  • UPS (uninterrupted Power System).
  • Fire Alarm Systems.


Local, state and federal government agencies have long recognized Yellowstone Electric for our quality of work, excellent project management and understanding of even the most complex electrical projects. Our experience with the installation and maintenance of FAA runway lighting ensures traveler safety, while our work with U.S. Post Offices throughout Montana keeps the mail moving smoothly.

Our work includes security access and surveillance systems, lightning protection, emergency backup systems, energy upgrades and traffic control devices, street lighting and power distribution and control.

Yellowstone Electric’s experience with government projects include:

  • Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
  • United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)
  • United States Bureau of Reclamation
  • Western Area Power Authority (WAPA)
  • National Park Service
  • State of Montana
  • Yellowstone County (Montana)
  • Big Horn County (Montana)
  • Dawson County (Montana)
  • City of Billings (Montana)