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Regulators Weigh FPL Rate Hike

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Regulators Weigh FPL Rate Hike

By Jim Turner Attorneys for groups challenging a proposed settlement that Florida Power & Light reached with consumer and business representatives to raise base electric rates and add solar energy told state regulators Monday that the requested increase is more than the company needs as... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
09/20/2021


Journeyman Lineman - UCNSB

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Journeyman Lineman - UCNSB

This position is responsible for the performance of skilled maintenance and repair of the electrical distribution and transmission systems in accordance with standard trade practices. Work is frequently performed with high-tension cables and under unfavorable weather conditions, requiring skill... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
09/13/2021


Power Plant Electrical and Instrument Technician – City of Tallahassee

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Power Plant Electrical and Instrument Technician – City of Tallahassee

The CITY OF TALLAHASSEE has an exciting and rewarding E&I Technician opportunity for a highly motivated experienced utility professional. This is a highly responsible technical position that provides support to one or more of the Electric &Gas Utility’s two generating stations:... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
09/10/2021


Electric Utility Engineer I, or II, or III - City of Tallahassee

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Electric Utility Engineer I, or II, or III - City of Tallahassee

Job SpecificationsFor the complete job specification, listing major job functions and duties for this job classification, go to http://www.talgov.com/employment/hr-job-descriptions.aspx Minimum Training & ExperienceElectric Utility Engineer I: Minimum Training and Experience Possession of a... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
09/10/2021


Lineworker, Journey Level - City of Tallahassee

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Lineworker, Journey Level - City of Tallahassee

Job SpecificationsFor the complete job specification, listing major job functions and duties for this job classification, go to http://www.talgov.com/employment/hr-job-descriptions.aspx Minimum Training & ExperiencePossession of a high school diploma or an equivalent recognized certificate... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
09/10/2021


Applications Developer - City of Tallahassee

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Applications Developer - City of Tallahassee

Job SpecificationsFor the complete job specification, listing major job functions and duties for this job classification, go to http://www.talgov.com/employment/hr-job-descriptions.aspx Minimum Training & ExperiencePossession of a bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
09/10/2021


Deputy City Treasurer/Clerk - City of Tallahassee

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Deputy City Treasurer/Clerk - City of Tallahassee

Job SpecificationsFor the complete job specification, listing major job functions and duties for this job classification, go to http://www.talgov.com/employment/hr-job-descriptions.aspx Minimum Training & ExperiencePossession of a bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or a related... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
09/10/2021


Graham, Fay Reappointed to PSC

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Graham, Fay Reappointed to PSC

Gov. Ron DeSantis on Wednesday returned Public Service Commission members Art Graham and Andrew Fay to their seats on the state utility regulatory board for four more years. Graham and Fay, whose current terms expire in January, applied for reappointment and were among six finalists forwarded Aug.... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
09/9/2021


Challenge to JEA Solar Policy Rejected

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Challenge to JEA Solar Policy Rejected

An appeals court rejected a lawsuit that contended Jacksonville’s municipal utility violated a state law when it changed a program that provides credits to customers who generate electricity through rooftop solar panels. A three-judge panel of the 1st District Court of Appeal ruled that the... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
09/9/2021


Regulators Eye Group Fighting FPL Rate Hike

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Regulators Eye Group Fighting FPL Rate Hike

As Florida Power & Light began pursuing an increase in base electric rates this year, a new group, Floridians Against Increased Rates, emerged to oppose the utility. That has led to battles at the state Public Service Commission about whether the group, dubbed FAIR, should be able to take... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
09/7/2021


Lineman - Ocala Electric Utility

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Lineman - Ocala Electric Utility

Description This is a highly skilled, labor intense and hazardous position that requires individual to work outdoors and perform electrical work relating to overhead and underground electrical facilities in a variety of voltages from 110 to 230,000 volts. This position normally reports directly to... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
09/1/2021


KUA donates $50,000 to Good Neighbor Fund In Response to Continued Impacts of COVID-19 pandemic

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KUA donates $50,000 to Good Neighbor Fund In Response to Continued Impacts of COVID-19 pandemic

In an effort to provide financial relief during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Kissimmee Utility Authority Board of Directors voted to transfer $50,000 to the Good Neighbor Fund. Administered by the Osceola Council on Aging, the Good Neighbor Utility Assistance Fund provides emergency utility... Continue Reading

by Garnie Holmes
09/1/2021