Monthly Archives: August 2001

KUA Customers Set New Record for Electricity Use

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Kissimmee, Fla., August 31, 9:30 am — Booming residential and commercial construction, rising temperatures and a growing population have resulted in a new peak usage record for Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA). The new record of 252.1 megawatts (MW) was set at 6:00 pm on Thursday, breaking the old mark of 250.1 MW set on July… Read more »

Welsh Tapped to Chair Chamber Board

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 16, 11:15 am – Jim Welsh, President & General Manager of Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA), has been appointed chairman of the board of the Kissimmee/Osceola County Chamber of Commerce for 2004. As part of his elevation to that position, Welsh will serve as vice-chairman of finance in 2002 and vice-chairman of membership… Read more »

KUA Captures State’s Top Public Relations Awards

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 2, 3:45 pm — Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) has captured seven awards in the 2001 Golden Image Awards, an annual competition sponsored by the Florida Public Relations Association. The Golden Image Awards competition is conducted annually to recognize outstanding public relations programs and to encourage and promote the development of excellence in… Read more »