About The Kissimmee Utility Authority
KUA owns, operates and manages the
municipal electric system established by the City of Kissimmee in 1901.
Compared to the other municipally-owned electric utilities, KUA is the 6th
largest utility in Florida. KUA's 300+ employees serve approximately 58,000
customers in Kissimmee and surrounding areas.
KUA owns and operates the Roy E. Hansel Generating Station and the Cane Island
Power Park and has ownership interests in Orlando Utilities Commission's (OUC)
Curtis H. Stanton Energy Center coal-fired Units 1 & 2 and Indian River
Combustion Turbine Units A and B; Florida Power Corporation's (FPC) Crystal
River Nuclear Unit No. 3; and Florida Power & Light Company's (FPL) St.
Lucie Nuclear Unit No. 2. KUA's total generating capacity is
The governing body of KUA consists of six members. The Mayor of Kissimmee is a
non-voting Ex-Officio member. The 5 voting members are nominated by the Board
and ratified by the City Commission.
KUA Power Plant Tour Information
Making electricity is interesting business. We like to share the
experience when possible because we believe it's important for our customers to
know how their electricity is produced. Both of our power plant facilities --
the Roy E. Hansel Generating Station and the Cane Island Power Park -- provide
public tours. Specifically, we offer tours for the following:
Neighborhood associations and groups
Local business or economic development groups
Community-based organizations and committees
Neighboring social or service organizations
Large customer groups
Municipalities, government agencies and elected officials
Professional organizations and associations, particularly those
related to our industry
We also support education by providing tours for classes studying
If you would like to schedule a group tour, please call
407-933-9836 or 407-933-9838.
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