WRE Group of Companies - Community
Community is Always at the Heart of WRE
Community has always been a huge part of WRE Group Companies. We were founded in a small northern Utah town, and still maintain a strong presence there. Even as we’ve grown, WRE Group Companies has held onto our principles to help build a strong future for communities both big and small.
WRE Group supports a number of local causes and events. We also donate more than $25,000 annually in scholarships to worthy high school and college students with interests in renewable energy.
Utah Jazz Green Team
WRE Group is a proud sponsor of the Utah Jazz Green Team, a group committed to environmental stewardship by helping Utahns be responsible energy users. The team supports organizations that strive to make Utah a more energy efficient and sustainable place to live. We also provide information, challenges, and incentives for conserving energy. For more information, click here.
Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah
Fast-becoming one of the nation’s premier races, the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah is one of WRE Group’s top sponsorships. Next year’s race is Aug. 1-7. For more information, click here.
The Kingston Energy Scholarship
Founded by WRE Group CEO and President Dr. Jacob Kingston and his wife, the Kingston Energy Scholarship is split into four categories for student in the Departments of Chemical and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Utah. To apply or for more information, contact us.
WRE Group Applied Science Scholarship
One graduating Bear River High School senior is awarded this annual scholarship to help them in their pursuit of a career in applied science with an interest in renewable energy. To apply or for more information, contact us.
Speeches & Presentations
At WRE one of our goals is to inform the public about what we are accomplishing. We offer speaking and presentation opportunities for interested groups, governmental organizations, school classes, and any other organization that is interested in learning more aboutbiofuels.
At WRE one of our goals is to inform the public about what we are accomplishing. We offer speaking and presentation opportunities for interested groups, governmental organizations, school classes, and any other organization that is interested in learning more aboutbiofuels.If you are interested in having one of ourrepresentativescome to your organization for a presentation orspeech, please fill out the following information and press “Submit Request”.Your request will beprocessedand arepresentativewill contact you shortly after.
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