WREC NEWS

How To Spot A Scam

May 6, 2020

Recently, several Members have contacted us and reported that certain individuals called them pretending to represent WREC. One such incident happened on May 5. A man called one of our Members and said he was representing WREC and that she needed to pay her bill. This man, who identified himself as Michael Perez, advised her […]

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WREC Board Announces An Early $21 Million Capital Credits Refund!

April 21, 2020

Dear Member, The coronavirus (also referred to as COVID-19) has changed all our lives in one way or another these past few months. In order to help our Members during these uncertain times, Withlacoochee River Electric Cooperative’s (WREC’s) Board has authorized an early $21 million Capital Credits refund. Most Members will see this refund as […]

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Electric Vehicles are the Future!

April 13, 2020

WREC recently launched it’s new choose EV feature on its website to allow our Members to make informed decisions about EV’s and provide them with the most accurate and updated information available. This is located on the top tab of our home page under ‘EV Information‘. Please check this out as there is a multitude […]

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Operation Round-Up helps another family in need

April 6, 2020

Meet the Caffery family from Brooksville.  Their daughter, Emma, is special needs and was recently in the hospital for over a month.  Due to medical bills they fell behind in their mortgage.  Operation Round-Up was approved to pay for four months of payments.  Thanks to the generosity of the Members who donate to Operation Round-Up, […]

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Up to $3,500 Special Rebate on the New Nissan Leaf!

February 26, 2020

Being a Co-op Member has its benefits. Touchstone Energy is now offering a Special Rebate on the 100% electric Nissan Leaf. See details and eligibility requirements below. The offer expires March 31, 2020. Please use Special Rate Code B77520 if interested. “WORLD’S BEST SELLING” ZERO EMISSIONS CAR, SINCE 2010 JOIN US IN MAKING A DIFFERENCE. […]

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WREC Educational Foundation Scholarships now available!

January 13, 2020

WREC’s Scholarship applications have been extended until March 31, 2020. Due to our lobby closures, we will accept applications by email to [email protected] and also mailed in applications that are post marked by March 31. Successful Candidates Must: Be a high school senior and maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA. Be a bona fide resident within […]

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WREC Members Receive a 21 Million Dollar Capital Credit Refund!

December 19, 2019

Dade City – One of the many benefits of being a member of a not-for-profit electric cooperative is members get to share in any excess margins at the end of the year. These margins are called capital credits, and WREC’S Board of Trustees authorized a 21-million-dollar refund this year. Members who have had service for […]

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Habitat for Humanity Home Grand Openings

October 16, 2019

WREC sponsored two Habitat for Humanity homes in Pasco county, and both had grand openings in early October. The Brown family and the Free family received the keys to their new homes in dedication ceremonies on Wednesday after volunteering many hours of sweat equity and labor in helping to get them built. WREC is proud […]

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Operation Round-Up: 618 Families Helped with Over $2 Million Dispersed to Help WREC Members in Need!

October 10, 2019

Operation Round-Up provides assistance to Members in our community who, through no fault of their own, have suffered a catastrophic event.  This program allows participating Members to have their energy bill rounded up to the nearest dollar.  The difference is donated to Operation Round-Up.  One hundred percent of the donations are used to help our […]

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National Co-op Month

October 1, 2019

In case you didn’t know, October is National Co-op month! Co-ops like WREC were built by the community, for the community, and we are proud to help celebrate who we are and the Members we serve. […]

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