WEL Energy Trust was formed in 1993 for the purpose of holding shares in the lines company, WEL Energy Group. The Trust is governed by a board of up to seven trustees, who are elected every three years.

Their vision - to support “A forward thinking, vibrant, connected community” and they do this by being diligent shareholders and investors, and by using its income as effectively as possible to benefit the community.

Since its inception it has invested over $60 million through community and energy efficiency grants in the Waikato region.

The Trust has eight grants rounds per year and focuses on delivering benefits to the community in these main areas.

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