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Your source for all things energy-related: the WH blog offers energy-saving tips, maintenance guidelines, program information and much more.

Co-op Month Celebrations in October

September 12, 2016, Josh Randt

Stop in at Wright-Hennepin throughout October to help us celebrate Co-op Month!

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Wright-Hennepin 2016 Pole Inspections Beginning in August

July 25, 2016, Guest Blogger

Find out where Wright-Hennepin will be performing pole maintenance in 2016.

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Preparing for power outages

June 21, 2016, Darrell Erickson

Summer storms can be fun to watch, but they can also leave you without power. Take these tips into consideration to ensure you and your family's safety should you encounter power outages from sever summer weather.

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Mark your calendar for WH's Annual Meeting

March 2, 2016, Josh Randt

Get ready for food, fun, and much more at WH's 2016 Annual Meeting!

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Happy Holidays From WH! Your Cooperative is Returning $2.6 Million in Capital Credits

December 16, 2015, Josh Randt

Wright-Hennepin is pleased to announce that it will again provide capital credit refunds to members this holiday season.

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Tree-trimming weather: the chillier the better

October 21, 2015, Guest Blogger

As temperatures cool trees become dormant, offering perfect timing for tree trimming because of a reduced risk of spreading diseases.

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Protecting your trees from emerald ash borers

July 22, 2015, Phil Glawe

Learn how you can protect your trees from emerald ash borers in this blog.

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Earth Day, the cooperative Way

April 22, 2015, Josh Randt

Wright-Hennepin Electric takes pride in its year-round conservation efforts. Find out steps your cooperative is taking to make our planet a better place.

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Family Fun at Wright-Hennepin's Annual Meeting

March 10, 2015, Jen Virnig

Find out what's in store at Wright-Hennepin's 78th Annual Meeting on March 26!

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Holiday energy-saving tips

November 20, 2014, Scott Thompson

Learn how you can reduce your energy use during the holidays.

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Tips to keep your home cool this summer

June 26, 2014, Todd Jude

Learn how you can keep your home cool this summer while also saving on energy costs.

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Cold Weather Energy-Saving Tips

January 31, 2014, Todd Jude

Have you noticed that the local weathermen have nothing nice to say lately? This has been a very cold winter and it sounds like it could be a bit before it gets better. With that in mind, the …

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Save energy during the holidays

November 22, 2013, Phil Glawe

Learn how you can save energy for the holidays.

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How landscaping can help you save energy

August 16, 2013, Mike Hofmann

Learn how landscaping your property can help you save energy all year long.

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Day to Day Energy Saving Tips for Families to Practice This Summer

July 26, 2013, Scott Thompson

Learn how you and your family can work together to save energy this summer!

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Did someone say annual meeting?

March 28, 2013, Todd Jude

Find the energy saving booth at WH's Annual Meeting!

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Save money on holiday lighting

November 21, 2012, Todd Jude

The holiday season is approaching fast, and many of you are probably planning on using stringed lights to make your home look more festive. However, it's important to consider how much these electricity-drawing additions cost.....

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Summer energy-saving tips

June 29, 2012, Scott Thompson

It’s easier to save energy (and therefore, money) during the summer than you might think. Some solutions may seem obvious, but can still make a considerable dent in your electric bill. Here are a few simple activities that can help you conserve energy this summer.

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Save energy while enjoying cooking this summer

June 7, 2012, Todd Jude

Summer has finally arrived! Even though we did have a decent winter, for me, it seemed like summer couldn’t come fast enough. Maybe it’s the trees, or the birds singing, or the fact that it’s only nice outside in Minnesota for about six weeks a year, but everyone seems to be jumping at the chance to get outside.

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How to save money on holiday lighting

November 9, 2011, Todd Jude

The holiday season is approaching fast, and many of you are probably planning on using stringed lights to make your home look more festive. However, it’s important to consider how much these electricity-drawing additions cost.

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