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FMEA Associate Member Spotlight – nFront Consulting
FMEA Associate Member Spotlight – nFront Consulting

FMEA’s Associate Member of the month for July is nFront Consulting. nFront Consulting provides consulting and advisory services to both support and optimize generation and transmission assets, programs, systems, and sustainable business operations of our electric industry clients. Services... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted07/6/2021


Call for Speakers & Topics
Call for Speakers & Topics

FMEA plans our conferences, forums, workshops and publications with the advice and input of many people. We would like your help in developing topics for our upcoming Energy Connections Conference & Trade Show, November 3-4, 2021 at the Marriott Orlando Airport Lakeside. Customer... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted06/28/2021


Kissimmee Marks 120 Years of Electric Service
Kissimmee Marks 120 Years of Electric Service

KUA marks the 120th anniversary of municipally-owned electric service in Kissimmee. “We’re thrilled to celebrate 120 years of electric service in our community. We continue to embrace our rich history as we carry out our mission to provide reliable and economical services to our... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted06/28/2021


FMEA Releases Monthly Electric Bill Comparison for May 2021
FMEA Releases Monthly Electric Bill Comparison for May 2021

FMEA’s Electric Bill Comparison for May 2021 shows the average bills of public power utilities across Florida are $13.92 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

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted06/27/2021


OUC's NanoGrid Claims Energy Innovator Award
OUC's NanoGrid Claims Energy Innovator Award

OUC—The Reliable One was honored this week with the Energy Innovator Award at the American Public Power Association’s National Conference in Orlando. The APPA award recognizes utilities that either develop or apply creative, energy-efficient techniques and technologies that provide... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted06/24/2021


Large-Scale Solar Project in Florida Marks One Year of Operations
Large-Scale Solar Project in Florida Marks One Year of Operations

Project helps public power utilities reduce carbon emissions, provide affordable solar Six of the 16 Florida municipal electric utilities that are part of one of the largest municipal-backed solar projects in the nation reached a milestone in reducing power plant emissions after the first two... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted06/23/2021


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

Awards acknowledge their contributions to the electric utility industry and public power Five Florida public power leaders received national awards from the American Public Power Association (APPA) for their commitment to the electric utility industry and their local communities. Recognized were... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted06/22/2021


Tallahassee Recognized as #1 Public Utility in America!
Tallahassee Recognized as #1 Public Utility in America!

Tallahassee is No. 1 again! Today, June 22, the City of Tallahassee Utilities was honored in Orlando by the American Public Power Association (APPA) for receiving the prestigious 2021 E. F. Scattergood System Achievement Award. This national designation recognizes the top public utility in the... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted06/22/2021


FMEA Releases Monthly Electric Bill Comparison for April 2021
FMEA Releases Monthly Electric Bill Comparison for April 2021

FMEA’s Electric Bill Comparison for April 2021 shows the average bills of public power utilities across Florida are $13.25 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

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted06/3/2021


OUC Evaluating Energy Efficiency Programs With Goal of Lowering Customers’ Utility Costs
OUC Evaluating Energy Efficiency Programs With Goal of Lowering Customers’ Utility Costs

Initiative includes search for consultant to help increase participation in conservation Empowered by a commitment to achieve Net Zero emissions by 2050, with interim goals of 50% CO2 reduction by 2030 and 75% by 2040, OUC is reviewing its energy efficiency programs and seeks a consultant to... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted06/3/2021


KUA Releases 2021 Hurricane Preparedness Guide
KUA Releases 2021 Hurricane Preparedness Guide

Kissimmee Utility Authority today released its 2021 Osceola Hurricane Handbook, a free comprehensive preparedness guide offered annually to Osceola County residents. A partnership between KUA, Osceola County, the cities of Kissimmee and St. Cloud, Toho Water Authority, UF IFAS Extension in Osceola... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted06/2/2021


FMEA Associate Member Spotlight: Black & Veatch
FMEA Associate Member Spotlight: Black & Veatch

FMEA’s Associate Member of the month for June is Black & Veatch. Black & Veatch is an employee-owned, leading engineering, consulting and construction company with more than 100 offices worldwide and a 100-year legacy of innovations in sustainable infrastructure. They have also been... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted06/1/2021