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FMEA Releases Monthly Bill Comparison Report for May 2024
FMEA Releases Monthly Bill Comparison Report for May 2024

FMEA’s Electric Bill Comparison for May 2024 shows the average bills of public power utilities across Florida are among the lowest in the state, coming in at an average of $27.59 lower than the average bills of other utilities per 1,000 kWh. Overall, out of fifteen ranked categories, the... Continue Reading

Postedby Elizabeth Bendele
Date posted06/21/2024


Florida Public Power Leaders and Utility Recognized with National Awards
Florida Public Power Leaders and Utility Recognized with National Awards

National awards recognize service to industry and contributions to their communities. Continue Reading

Date posted06/11/2024


Public Utilities Now Have Better Protections Against Threats
Public Utilities Now Have Better Protections Against Threats

Critical infrastructure consists of the assets, systems and networks that provide services and functions that we rely on every day. Over the past two decades, as technology advanced and the world became more interconnected, the threats to our critical infrastructure – whether accomplished by... Continue Reading

Postedby Amy Zubaly
Date posted06/2/2024


FMEA Releases Monthly Bill Comparison Report for April 2024
FMEA Releases Monthly Bill Comparison Report for April 2024

FMEA’s Electric Bill Comparison for April 2024 shows the average bills of public power utilities across Florida are among the lowest in the state, coming in at an average of $23.69 lower than the average bills of other utilities per 1,000 kWh. Overall, out of fifteen ranked categories, the... Continue Reading

Postedby Elizabeth Bendele
Date posted05/21/2024


Statement By: Amy Zubaly, FMEA Executive Director, Regarding Tallahassee Power Outage
Statement By: Amy Zubaly, FMEA Executive Director, Regarding Tallahassee Power Outage

"In response to the extreme storm system that has impacted Tallahassee causing widespread and extensive damage, the Florida Municipal Electric Association has called on its national mutual aid network to bring in more than 215 personnel from 20 utilities in Florida, Alabama, Louisiana, Georgia and... Continue Reading

Date posted05/10/2024


FMEA Releases Monthly Bill Comparison Report for March 2024
FMEA Releases Monthly Bill Comparison Report for March 2024

FMEA’s Electric Bill Comparison for March 2024 shows the average bills of public power utilities across Florida are among the lowest in the state, coming in at an average of $25.94 lower than the average bills of other utilities per 1,000 kWh. Overall, out of fifteen ranked categories,... Continue Reading

Postedby Elizabeth Bendele
Date posted04/24/2024


Florida Public Power Utilities Earn National Designation for Reliability
Florida Public Power Utilities Earn National Designation for Reliability

Three Florida municipal electric utilities have earned re-designation as a Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3)® from the American Public Power Association (APPA) for providing reliable and safe electric service. Earning the designation again this year are Kissimmee Utility Authority, Fort... Continue Reading

Postedby Nicole Albers
Date posted04/11/2024


Florida Public Power Utilities Win Big at National Lineworkers Rodeo
Florida Public Power Utilities Win Big at National Lineworkers Rodeo

This past weekend, Florida public power participants brought home more than half of the awards, including the first-place overall apprentice and journeyman, presented at American Public Power Association’s 22nd annual Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo, held April 5-6, in Lafayette, Louisiana.... Continue Reading

Postedby Nicole Albers
Date posted04/8/2024


FMEA Releases Monthly Bill Comparison Report for February 2024
FMEA Releases Monthly Bill Comparison Report for February 2024

FMEA’s Electric Bill Comparison for February 2024 shows the average bills of public power utilities across Florida are among the lowest in the state, coming in at an average of $25.50 lower than the average bills of other utilities per 1,000 kWh. Overall, out of fifteen ranked categories,... Continue Reading

Postedby Elizabeth Bendele
Date posted03/25/2024


Statement By: Amy Zubaly, FMEA Executive Director, Regarding the Passage of HB 275 and SB 340
Statement By: Amy Zubaly, FMEA Executive Director, Regarding the Passage of HB 275 and SB 340

“Across the nation, physical and cyber-attacks on critical infrastructure assets, including electric substations, potable water utilities and natural gas facilities, have been on the rise. In Florida, there have been no specific criminal penalties in law for these types of intentional... Continue Reading

Date posted03/7/2024


FMEA Releases Monthly Bill Comparison Report for January 2024
FMEA Releases Monthly Bill Comparison Report for January 2024

FMEA’s Electric Bill Comparison for January 2024 shows the average bills of public power utilities across Florida are among the lowest in the state, coming in at an average of $26.18 lower than the average bills of other utilities per 1,000 kWh. Overall, out of fifteen ranked categories,... Continue Reading

Postedby Elizabeth Bendele
Date posted03/4/2024


FMEA Announces Annual Safety Awards Winners
FMEA Announces Annual Safety Awards Winners

This past Saturday, the Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA) recognized excellence in Florida public power at an awards banquet where the winners of the FMEA Safety Awards were announced. FMEA recognizes and rewards safe operations through its annual Safety Awards. Utilities are placed... Continue Reading

Postedby Joanna White
Date posted02/26/2024