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 Stacie Nielsen, communications specialist, at snielsen@whe.org

Jan 15, 2019

Wright-Hennepin members donate $42,000 to local organizations

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) members who participate in Operation Round Up (ORU) donated grants totaling $42,000 in December of 2018.
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Jan 2, 2019

WH Make a Difference, Wright-Hennepin’s new committee, donates to local organizations

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association’s (WH) new employee committee, called WH Make a Difference, finished three holiday donation drives in December 2018.
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Nov 5, 2018

Wright-Hennepin members donate more than $59,000 to local organizations

WH members who participate in Operation Round Up donated grants totaling $59,200 in October of 2018.
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Jul 18, 2018

Wright-Hennepin members donate more than $40,000 to help local organizations

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) members who participate in Operation Round Up (ORU) donated grants totaling $40,004 in June of 2018.
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May 30, 2018

Wright-Hennepin Awards $28,400 in Scholarships to Local Students

Wright-Hennepin (WH) has awarded $28,400 in scholarships to 21 local students to help them continue their education.
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May 17, 2018

Wright-Hennepin develops new renewable programs

Wright-Hennepin (WH) has just introduced two new rate options designed to give consumers additional clean energy choices.
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