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CEO’s Message — August 2019

Defending Reliable Electricity Billboards along Interstate 80 urge homeowners to create “defensible space” to reduce the risk of losing their home to fire. Simply put, defensible space means managing flammable materials to prevent the spread of fire. Defensible space is an important concept not only in fire safety but in other situations. Your electric cooperative, […]

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CEO’s Message — July 2019

A lot has changed since Wells Rural Electric Company (WREC) built its service center in 1977. Among the greatest of those changes is how much electricity is used by the average member. The following graphs illustrate how your not-for-profit, member- owned electric cooperative has grown to meet your changing needs. To better serve those needs, […]

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CEO’s Message — June 2019

Nominations for four (4) seats on Wells Rural Electric Company’s (WREC) Board of Directors open Monday, June 10, 2019. Director seats subject to election are currently held by incumbents Jon Dahl, Scott Egbert, Fred Montes De Oca and Jim Whited. Nominations must only be made on the 2019 Board of Directors Election Nomination Form available […]

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CEO’s Message – May 2019

Visions of the Future The vision a handful of leaders put in motion 61 years ago makes your life more enjoyable, safer and more convenient to this day. Wells Rural Electric Company’s original Board of Directors took an enormous leap of faith when they decided to unite our communities through the creation of a rural […]

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CEO’s Message – March 2019

Caring About Our Community Author Anthony J. D’Angelo observed that, “Without a sense of caring, there can be no sense of community.” D’Angelo’s thoughts reflect Wells Rural Electric Company’s philosophy toward our members and the broader community we serve. As a not-for-profit cooperative, we have a different “bottom line.” While our priority is always to […]