Heat Wave Pushes Power Usage to Near Record Highs

Posted August 28, 2015 at by & filed under Blog.

Sustained heat and humidity this week in Central Florida have led to near-record consumption of electricity in Kissimmee, the Kissimmee Utility Authority reported today. The utility’s system peak reached 342.1 megawatts Wednesday afternoon – just seven megawatts shy of its all-time peak of 349.4 MW set on August 21, 2014. The current heat wave combined… Read more »