The Joseph M. Tardugno Unit 3 is a 250-megawatt combined-cycle combustion turbine that joins Unit 1 (40 MW) & Unit 2 (120 MW) in establishing
“Unit 3 represents a significant capital investment in Osceola county,” said Jim Welsh, president and general manager of KUA. “Operation of this power plant and excess energy sales will continue to contribute to
The dedication ceremony – which is open to FMPA member systems, local dignitaries, invited guests and the media – will include the unveiling of a dedication plaque and power plant tours. THE PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE OF THE PLANT THAT WAS PREVIOUSLY SCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, DECEMBER 15, HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO HEIGHTENED SECURITY AT POWER PLANTS NATIONWIDE.
Unit 3 is named in memory of Joseph M. Tardugno, former director of Leesburg’s electric utility. Leesburg is one of 13
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