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Assistant General Manager, Electric & Gas Utility Power Delivery – City of Tallahassee

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Assistant General Manager, Electric & Gas Utility Power Delivery – City of Tallahassee

The City of Tallahassee – Electric & Gas Utility has an immediate opening for an Assistant General Manager in our Electric & Gas Utility Power Delivery Division. This is a leadership position reporting to the General Manager, Electric & Gas Utility. ABOUT TALLAHASSEE ELECTRIC... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
11/30/2021


Lineman, T&D - Utilities Commission, City of New Smyrna Beach

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Lineman, T&D - Utilities Commission, City of New Smyrna Beach

About Us: UCNSB is a vital community partner providing life essential utility services. We are dedicated to safety, reliability, the use of sustainable resources, and community stewardship. We take pride in being there for our community in and through every essential and impactful life moment... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
11/29/2021


FPUA Voted One of St. Lucie County’s Best Places to Work

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FPUA Voted One of St. Lucie County’s Best Places to Work

Fort Pierce, FL November 24, 2021 – Fort Pierce Utilities Authority (FPUA) was recognized as one of the “Best Places to Work” in St. Lucie County at the 20th Anniversary of the St. Lucie County “Best Places to Work” Awards Ceremony. This is the sixth time, and fourth... Continue Reading

by David Heller
11/24/2021


FMEA Releases Monthly Electric Bill Comparison for October 2021

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FMEA Releases Monthly Electric Bill Comparison for October 2021

FMEA’s Electric Bill Comparison for October 2021 shows the average bills of public power utilities across Florida are $13.34 less than the average bills for investor-owned utilities per 1,000 kWh. Overall, out of fifteen ranked categories, the City of Mount Dora reported the lowest bills in... Continue Reading

by Elizabeth Bendele
11/22/2021


High Fuel Costs to Hit Tampa Electric Customers

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High Fuel Costs to Hit Tampa Electric Customers

By Jim Saunders News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — After Florida Power & Light made a similar request last week, Tampa Electric Co. on Friday asked state regulators for a boost in customer bills in 2022 because of higher-than-expected natural gas costs. Tampa Electric filed a... Continue Reading

by David Heller
11/19/2021


Substation/Distribution Engineer, Electric Utilities Department - City of Homestead

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Substation/Distribution Engineer, Electric Utilities Department - City of Homestead

General Function: Responsible for performing electric system distribution and substation analysis, protection and coordination studies. Provide technical assistance to the line operations assisting with the emergency restoration of service. Analyze problems, perform investigations, determine... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
11/17/2021


City Engineer - City of Jacksonville Beach

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City Engineer - City of Jacksonville Beach

JOB SUMMARYThis position performs complex professional and difficult administrative work planning, organizing, and overseeing the design, construction, installation, inspection, and maintenance of public works infrastructure and utility systems; does related work as required. Work is performed... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
11/15/2021


Gulf Power Customers Face Storm Expenses

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Gulf Power Customers Face Storm Expenses

By Jim SaundersNews Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — First came Hurricane Michael. Then Sally. Then Zeta. And for customers of Northwest Florida’s Gulf Power, the barrage of storms during the past few years could mean they will pay extra on their bills through 2024 to cover costs of... Continue Reading

by David Heller
11/15/2021


Florida Power & Light seeks approval to collect additional $810 million from customers

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Florida Power & Light seeks approval to collect additional $810 million from customers

By Jim SaundersNews Service of Florida Tallahassee — Florida Power & Light on Tuesday sought approval to collect an additional $810 million from customers in 2022 as high natural-gas prices continue to drive up costs for electric utilities. The request, filed at the state Public... Continue Reading

by David Heller
11/10/2021


House Passes Infrastructure Bill That Includes Funding Opportunities For Public Power

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House Passes Infrastructure Bill That Includes Funding Opportunities For Public Power

By Paul Ciampoli, APPAThe House of Representatives on Nov. 5 voted 228 to 206 to pass H.R. 3684, the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, that includes numerous funding opportunities for public power utilities that are supported by the American Public Power Association (APPA). The... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
11/9/2021


Energy Services Representative II - City of Tallahassee

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Energy Services Representative II - City of Tallahassee

The City of Tallahassee has an exciting opportunity in its Customer Operations division for an experienced Energy Services Representative II. This position allows you to use technical skills in the field of energy conservation for structures to benefit the entire Tallahassee community. In this... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
11/8/2021


Line Crew Tree Trimmer - City of Wauchula

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Line Crew Tree Trimmer - City of Wauchula

Accepting applications for Line Crew Tree Trimmer position in Electrical Distribution department. Seeking individual with knowledge of proper tree trimming procedures and safety procedures associated. Offers competitive wages and an excellent benefits package. High school diploma or GED... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
11/5/2021