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FMEA Associate Member Spotlight November 2019 – Electric Supply, Inc.
FMEA Associate Member Spotlight November 2019 – Electric Supply, Inc.

FMEA’s Associate Member Spotlight of the Month for November is on Electric Supply, Inc. Electric Supply is Florida’s largest independent electrical and voice data video distributor. Serving both local and international electrical contractors, utility companies, industrial facilities,... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted11/4/2019


FMEA Welcomes Newest Associate Member – November 2019
FMEA Welcomes Newest Associate Member – November 2019

FMEA would like to acknowledge our newest Associate Member: Utility Training Services, Inc. Please always remember the companies who support FMEA and the Florida Public Power community first when you need to purchase goods or services! Utility Training Services, Inc. Utility Training Services,... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted11/4/2019


KUA Wins 3 Excellence in Public Power Communications Awards
KUA Wins 3 Excellence in Public Power Communications Awards

Kissimmee Utility Authority won three awards in the Excellence in Public Power Communications Awards, a national competition sponsored annually by the American Public Power Association. The winners were announced at the association’s 53rd annual Customer Connections Conference held this week... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted11/1/2019


OUC Sponsors Tennis Programs for Vets, People with Disabilities
OUC Sponsors Tennis Programs for Vets, People with Disabilities

Offered by U.S. Tennis Association in Lake Nona, Free Clinics Promote Physical Activity OUC — The Reliable One announced today that it is sponsoring the U.S. Tennis Association’s free tennis programs for military veterans and people with disabilities. The USTA’s military tennis... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted10/30/2019


Public Power Utilities Earn Smart Energy Provider Designation
Public Power Utilities Earn Smart Energy Provider Designation

Sixty-seven public power utilities have earned a Smart Energy Provider (SEP) designation from the American Public Power Association. This is the first year the Association has offered the SEP designation. The designation is given to utilities that demonstrate commitment to and proficiency... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted10/30/2019


OUC Unveils Avian Protection Exhibit at Audubon Site
OUC Unveils Avian Protection Exhibit at Audubon Site

Display showcases how OUC protects bald eagles, other raptors from power line interactions The Orlando Utilities Commission (OUC – The Reliable One), in partnership with the Florida Audubon Society, has unveiled an exhibit showcasing how it protects large birds, particularly bald eagles,... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted10/18/2019


RELAY Magazine Fall 2019 • Hurricane Michael: One Year Later
RELAY Magazine Fall 2019 • Hurricane Michael: One Year Later

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Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted10/14/2019


Public Power Communities Receive “Building Strong Communities” Awards
Public Power Communities Receive “Building Strong Communities” Awards

Fourteen public power utilities today were recognized by the Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA) with “Building Strong Communities” awards for their efforts to offer their local communities with extra services and programs above and beyond what they normally supply. The... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted10/9/2019


FMEA Associate Member Spotlight – Emerald Transformer
FMEA Associate Member Spotlight – Emerald Transformer

FMEA’s Associate Member Spotlight of the Month for October is on Emerald Transformer (https://www.emeraldtransformer.com/) For more than 40 years, Emerald Transformer has been an industry leader in managing the entire transformer life cycle. From the production of refurbished transformers... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted10/7/2019


FMEA Celebrates Public Power Benefits During National Public Power Week
FMEA Celebrates Public Power Benefits During National Public Power Week

In honor of Public Power Week, Oct. 6 – 12, the Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA) will showcase the benefits and value of public power through the association’s website and social media platforms. Public power offers significant advantages to its communities and the... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted10/4/2019


Join FMEA and Florida’s 33 Public Power Communities in Celebrating Public Power
Join FMEA and Florida’s 33 Public Power Communities in Celebrating Public Power

Public power utilities are: Locally owned, locally controlled and locally operated. Reliable with fewer outages than other electricity providers. Affordable with average monthly bills lower than the average bills of corporate utility providers. Focused on energy efficiency and the... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted10/2/2019


FMPA Volunteers Beautify Transitional Housing Facility in Orlando
FMPA Volunteers Beautify Transitional Housing Facility in Orlando

Employees of the Florida Municipal Power Agency (FMPA) helped beautify a residential housing facility at Aspire Health Partners in Orlando as part of Heart of Florida United Way’s annual Day of Caring. This is FMPA’s eleventh year participating in Day of Caring, Central Florida’s... Continue Reading

Postedby Garnie Holmes (deleted)
Date posted09/27/2019