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WREC News

August 12, 2015
Congressman Nugent Supports Your Cooperative

West Hernando District Manager David Gonzales and Manager Member Relations David Lambert posed for a picture with Congressmen Rich Nugent. The Congressman was at the Hernando County Chamber of Commerce to provide an update on what is going on in Washington. The Congressman answered questions on a broad range of topics. Congressman Nugent has supported your Cooperative on many legislative issues to help keep rates affordable. Thank you for your service Congressman Nugent.

March 18, 2015
Be prepared for lightning and the storm season

Florida is the lightning capital of the country, and lightning can wreak havoc on an electrical distribution system. WREC is proud to report in 2014 our system was reliable 99.979% of the time, and this could not have happened without the hard work and dedication of your Cooperative’s employees. As storm season approaches we would like to provide you with some basic electric safety tips!

March 10, 2015
WREC would like you to meet Member Cynthia Pimentel.

Cynthia Pimentel is a very lovely woman diagnosed with a serious illness making it very difficult to make ends meet. WRECCares and the Operation Round-Up program is helping her to get through this very rough time.

March 9, 2015
WRECing Crew was at it again

WRECing Crew Volunteers from the Co-op’s West Hernando District and some community supporters, along with Commissioner Diane Rowden spent last Saturday building a home with Habitat for Humanity of Hernando County. The home is located on Boca Raton Street in Spring Hill.

February 20, 2015
Meet Cooperative Member Marjorie Fullerton!

Ms. Fullerton lives in Hudson, gets by on a small fixed income, and needed help. WRECares provided the needed help so that she could stay in her home.

February 13, 2015
Happy Valentine's Day

It's going to be cold this Valentine’s weekend and in some portions of our territory it is expected to get below 30 degrees. It’s time to snuggle with your Valentine, have a warm cup of hot chocolate, watch your favorite movie, and take comfort that WREC is on the job to meet peak energy demands.

February 2, 2015
SCAM ALERT

Millions of people fall prey to financial scams every year. Withlacoochee River Electric Cooperative wants you to be aware that several scams, both by phone and e-mail, are targeting our Members.

April 24, 2014
Weeki Wachee High School Environmental Awareness

On April 24 the Cooperative was represented at Weeki Wachee High School's annual Environmental Awareness Event by Ron Lawson and Gary Steele. This was the event's second year and it was organized by teachers and students from the environmental sciences classes. It was open to all students and parents and was a huge success! We look forward to participating for many years to come.