FMPA Weekly | Dec. 4, 2023 | Member Edition

Dec. 4, 2023


Substation Roundtable
Beaches Energy Services held a substation roundtable last week for substation related crews to exchange ideas on operating practices, safety, training, tools and equipment, and other common issues. Be sure to visit FMPA’s website to learn about similar opportunities in the future. Contact: Lindsay Jack

Extraordinary Women Leading Change Leadership Conference
Jacob Williams will speak at the Extraordinary Women Leading Change (EWLC) Leadership Conference tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. He will discuss human capital with a focus on attracting and retaining top talent.

FPUA Board Meeting
Jacob Williams will visit Fort Pierce tomorrow to speak at Fort Pierce Utilities Authority’s board meeting. He will present about the value of municipal utilities. To arrange a similar presentation in your city, contact Susan Schumann.

FM Global Visit
FM Global will visit Sand Lake Energy Center on Wednesday to meet with Rich Popp and David Schumann. They will review the site under the ARP insurance program. Contact: Rich Popp

December Board Meeting Reminder
FMPA will have a professional photographer on site during next month’s Board of Directors meeting on Dec. 14. The photographer will be available to take updated headshots of all Board members and FMPA staff, and they will also be taking new group photos of FMPA’s officers.


Finance Committee Meeting
Dec. 13 | 2 p.m. | FMPA

Board of Directors Meeting
Dec. 14 | 9 a.m. | FMPA

ARP Executive Committee Meeting
Dec. 14 | 9:15 a.m. | FMPA

APPA Joint Action Conference
Jan. 7-9 | Naples, Florida


Annual international climate negotiations began last week

TECO wants to calculate cost of service in a way that impacts residential customers, advocates say

Active 2023 hurricane season comes to a close


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