Monthly Archives: December 2004

KUA Launches Assault to Halt Theft of Power

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., December 9, 2:30 p.m. – Electricity theft is a problem all electric utilities face—and their customers share. It’s estimated that electricity theft in Florida costs utilities millions of dollars annually, and these losses generally are passed along to customers in the form of higher rates. In Osceola County, residential customers account for approximately… Read more »

Holiday Glow Increases Demand for Electricity

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., December 2, 3:30 p.m. – The annual ritual of stringing up holiday lights around homes and businesses throughout Osceola County is estimated to increase the appetite for electric power by at least 10 percent this month, the Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) reported Thursday. An average home using 10 strands of standard holiday lights… Read more »