News Releases

Through news releases, Wright-Hennepin distributes information about the cooperative to local and industry-related media outlets.

News releases from the past 12 months are listed below. If you would like to be added to Wright-Hennepin’s media list to receive the latest news releases, please send a request to Heather Reinhart, communications specialist, at hreinhart@whe.org

Dec 4, 2017

Wright-Hennepin Board returns $3.6 million in capital credits to members

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) is proud to announce a $3.6 million capital credit refund to members. This is the largest amount ever returned in the 37 consecutive years that WH has returned capital credits to members.
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Nov 27, 2017

Wright-Hennepin Toys for Tots drop site

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) is officially a drop site for toys or monetary donations that will go to the Toys for Tots Foundation.
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Nov 16, 2017

Plymouth II Substation Now Energized

As part of ongoing efforts to ensure electric reliability, Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) recently energized its newest substation in Plymouth, Minn.
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Nov 15, 2017

Wright-Hennepin members donate more than $47,000 to local organizations

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) members who participate in Operation Round Up (ORU) donated grants totaling $47,765.35 in October of 2017.
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Nov 7, 2017

Lighting up Camp Courage

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) recently provided True Friends Camp Courage with a grant to replace all the lighting at its facilities in Maple Lake with LEDs.
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