WREC NEWS

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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Sunshine and 340 Megawatts of New Solar!

September 3, 2019

Florida has long been known as the Sunshine State.  WREC and its wholesale power provider, Seminole Electric Cooperative, are making huge investments in solar to meet the growing energy needs of our Members. Florida is currently ranked 3rd in the United States for solar panel potential and is the 5th fastest growing solar market in the country. […]

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Vincent House Groundbreaking

August 1, 2019

“Recovery through Work” WREC Works To Improve Mental Health In Our Communities! With over 200 attendees, a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Vincent House Pasco was held on June 24th. This groundbreaking is a culmination of years of work and partnerships to build mental health capacity in our communities. It all started with a request […]

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WREC Awards over $1.2 Million Dollars in College Scholarships!

June 14, 2019

WREC formed its Educational Foundation in 1997 to help Cooperative children whose families could not afford to further their education. Since 1997 WREC has awarded 1,974 scholarships valued at over $13.3 million dollars. To view a list of the press release and this years scholarship recipients, please click here: 2019 Scholarship Recipients. […]

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Meet “Lightning”!

June 1, 2019

WREC would like to introduce its newest vehicle “Lightning”. Lightning is a 2018 Chevy Bolt. Lighting is All Electric, and has a battery range of 238 miles per charge. It takes Lightning approximately 8 hours to fully charge on a 240 volt charging system. Lightning’s MSRP was $38,715.00 and its final price was $31,215.00 (excluding […]

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