Yearly Archives: 2003

Don Shearer Elected KUA Chairman

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., November 25, 8:30 am – Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) held its annual election of officers on Monday evening. Don Shearer, a Walt Disney World executive, was elected chairman of the five-member board of directors. He has served as vice-chairman of the board since 2001. Shearer succeeds Larry Walter, who left the board in… Read more »

KUA Adopts New Conservation Rate

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., November 24, 8:00 pm – At tonight’s meeting of the Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) Board of Directors, the Board approved a new conservation incentive rate which is intended to reward those customers who practice energy conservation. The 5-0 approval vote came after a public hearing on the rate. The conservation rate adds financial… Read more »

Holiday Energy-Saving Tips from KUA

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., November 11, 1:00 pm — November and December are great times to get together with family and friends. Out-of-town guests gather to celebrate the holidays. Along with the guests, there are usually special meals to prepare and extra activities to plan. What you may not realize is the extra cooking, activities and people… Read more »

KUA Student Art Contest Winners Announced

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., November 7, 1:30 pm – Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) announced today the winners of its tenth annual calendar art contest for third, fourth and fifth grade Osceola County students. The contest is part of an ongoing effort by the utility to increase awareness of energy conservation and to encourage individual responsibility for the… Read more »

KUA Receives Community Service Award

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., October 30, 9:30 am – Kissimmee Utility Authority’s ongoing commitment to community service through utility-sponsored programs and public outreach efforts has been recognized by the Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA). FMEA on Tuesday presented to KUA its 2003 Florida Community Service Award — the highest honor an electric utility can receive from the… Read more »