Monthly Archives: August 2005

KUA Urges Continued Conservation of Power

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., September 1, 11:30 a.m. – Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) continued its appeal to customers on Thursday to conserve energy as the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina has begun to affect the state’s ability to produce electricity. The Generating Capacity Alert issued Wednesday by the Florida Reliability Coordinating Council was extended through Thursday. The continuation… Read more »

KUA Continues Appeal for Energy Conservation

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Statewide Fuel Supply Warning Raised from ‘Advisory’ to ‘Alert’ KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 31, 12:45 p.m. – Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) continues its plea to customers to conserve energy today as the state encounters a second consecutive day of delivery shortages of natural gas as a result of Hurricane Katrina. The elevation from Tuesday’s Generating Capacity Advisory… Read more »

KUA Issues Energy Conservation Appeal

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Fuel Supply Shortage Result of Hurricane Katrina KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 30, 4:15 p.m. – Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) is urging its electric customers to conserve energy as much as possible today as the state encounters a delivery shortage of natural gas as a result of Hurricane Katrina. A generating capacity advisory has been issued by… Read more »

KUA Joins Hurricane Katrina Restoration Effort

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Crews to Depart for Key West on Saturday KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 26, 9:30 p.m. – Responding to a request from a storm-battered utility, crews from Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) will travel to south Florida on Saturday to assist in the restoration of power. Keys Energy Services, a municipal utility based in Key West, made a… Read more »

KUA Readies for Hurricane Katrina

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., August 25, 11:30 a.m. – Kissimmee Utility Authority (KUA) is watching Tropical Storm Katrina closely and reviewing the utility’s emergency procedures to restore electricity as quickly and safely as possible after the storm strikes. KUA’s management team met Thursday morning to review emergency plans. If power goes out, KUA advises customers to check… Read more »