Awards

2022

Digital Utility Transformation Award
Advanced Utility Systems
The award recognizes KUA for excellence in providing customer-centric innovation via multiple technology enhancements to improve the customer experience. KUA was selected for the award from over 100 international utilities across the US, Canada, and South America.

Top Power Plant Award
POWER Magazine
The award recognizes top-performing power plants that have distinguished themselves as industry leaders through equipment enhancements, innovative design, and successful operations.

Sue Kelly Community Service Award
American Public Power Association
The award recognizes “good neighbor” activities that demonstrate the commitment of the utility and its employees to the community.

Beautification & Innovation Award
Downtown Kissimmee Council – The Osceola Chamber
Every two months the DKC selects a Downtown Kissimmee business or organization that has made significant improvements to the exterior or interior areas of their business location. The DKC was proud to be able to name KUA and the City of Kissimmee February and March’s recipients of the award.

Restoring Communities Award
Florida Municipal Electric Association
The award recognizes utilities for their mutual aid efforts to restore power in your own community or a fellow community in need following extreme weather or other events.

Excellence in Reliability Award
American Public Power Association
This award recognizes the top quarter of municipal electric utilities in the nation for their reliability metrics.

Smart Energy Provider Designation
American Public Power Association
The SEP designation, which lasts for two years (Dec. 1, 2021 to Nov. 30, 2023), recognizes public power utilities for demonstrating leading practices in four key disciplines: smart energy program structure; energy efficiency and distributed energy programs; environmental and sustainability initiatives; and customer experience. KUA is one of more than 90 public power utilities nationwide that hold the SEP designation. KUA also earned the SEP designation in 2019.