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Most Power Restored After Storm
Most Power Restored After Storm

Article reposted with permission from The News Service of Florida. The state Division of Emergency Management said Wednesday that electricity had been restored for most utility customers who lost power because of a tornado-filled storm system that swept across the state on Tuesday. The state also... Continue Reading

Date posted01/11/2024


OUC's Clint Bullock Named to 'Florida 500' for Fifth Consecutive Year
OUC's Clint Bullock Named to 'Florida 500' for Fifth Consecutive Year

Clint Bullock, General Manager & CEO of OUC – The Reliable One, has been named to Florida Trend’s “Florida 500” list in the Energy category for the fifth consecutive year. Compiled annually by the business magazine’s editors, the special section highlights the 500... Continue Reading

Date posted01/11/2024


Water Rate ‘Discrimination’ Draws Debate
Water Rate ‘Discrimination’ Draws Debate

Article reposted with permission from The News Service of Florida. In an issue that could affect cities across the state, Florida House members Wednesday started moving forward with a proposal aimed at preventing municipalities from charging higher water and sewer rates to customers who live... Continue Reading

Date posted01/10/2024


Cyber and Physical Security Officer - City of Ocala
Cyber and Physical Security Officer - City of Ocala

Description The Cyber and Physical Security Officer will be responsible for maintaining and documenting the security profile of the City's information (IT) and operational technology (OT) networks and facilities. The security officer will work closely with both the infrastructure team as well as... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes
Date posted01/8/2024


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

Postedby Garnie Holmes
Date posted01/3/2024


Sr. Conservation Specialist - Commercial Building Energy Auditor - OUC
Sr. Conservation Specialist - Commercial Building Energy Auditor - OUC

OUC - The Reliable One, an industry leader and the second largest municipal utility in Florida committed to serving the community and the environment, is presently seeking a Sr Conservation Specialist to join the Customer Experience & Sales division. We are looking for a seasoned building... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes
Date posted01/3/2024


Electric Line Crew Supervisor - City of Newberry
Electric Line Crew Supervisor - City of Newberry

The City of Newberry: Who are We? A top-rated, rapidly growing community with a small-town feel Located in the spectacular region of freshwater springs and rivers A short drive from the theme park capital of the world (Orlando) and the world-class, sandy beaches of the Gulf and Atlantic... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes
Date posted01/3/2024


Court Sets Hearing in Utility Storm Plans
Court Sets Hearing in Utility Storm Plans

Article reposted with permission from The News Service of Florida. The Florida Supreme Court on Wednesday said it will hear arguments Feb. 7 in a dispute about state regulators’ approvals of storm-protection plans for four electric utilities. The state Office of Public Counsel, which... Continue Reading

Date posted01/3/2024


FMEA Releases Monthly Bill Comparison Report for November 2023
FMEA Releases Monthly Bill Comparison Report for November 2023

FMEA’s Electric Bill Comparison for November 2023 shows the average bills of public power utilities across Florida are among the lowest in the state, coming in at an average of $36.83 lower than the average bills of other utilities per 1,000 kWh. Overall, out of fifteen ranked categories,... Continue Reading

Postedby Elizabeth Bendele
Date posted12/25/2023


Utility Bills Expected to Dip in 2024
Utility Bills Expected to Dip in 2024

Article reposted with permission from The News Service of Florida. After high natural-gas costs helped push up electric bills over the past year, many Florida utility customers could get some relief in 2024. The three major private electric utilities — Florida Power & Light, Duke... Continue Reading

Date posted12/21/2023


DeSantis Gets Win in Utility Lawsuit
DeSantis Gets Win in Utility Lawsuit

Article reposted with permission from The News Service of Florida. A federal judge Thursday dismissed claims against Gov. Ron DeSantis in a challenge to a new state law that overhauled the municipal utility in the Gainesville area. U.S. District Judge Allen Winsor ruled against the group... Continue Reading

Date posted12/21/2023


OSP Fiber Network Engineer - FPUA
OSP Fiber Network Engineer - FPUA

Position Summary and Qualifications The minimum salary for this position is $21.15 per hour. Salary assigned will be commensurate with experience.This is a highly technical position responsible for the planning, design, installation, construction, maintenance and operation of the outside fiber... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes
Date posted12/18/2023