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FMPA Weekly | Jan. 11, 2021| Member Edition

FMPA’s Florida Municipal Solar Project was featured in the DDC Journal last week. The article titled, “Here Comes the Sun” describes how 16 Florida cities came together to form one of the largest municipal-backed solar projects in the nation and the benefits of working together to bring affordable solar to customers.

FMPA Weekly | Jan. 4, 2021| Member Edition

NERC issued an industry alert on Dec. 22, 2020 requesting all NERC registered entities to respond to a series of questions regarding their susceptibility to the SolarWinds cybersecurity attack. Responses to the questions are due Tuesday.

FMPA Weekly | Dec. 28, 2020 | Member Edition

FMPA starts new power sales to Williston and Bartow on Friday. Williston will receive 8 MW of capacity through the All-Requirements Project and Bartow will receive approximately 65 MW.

FMPA Weekly | Dec. 21, 2020 | Member Edition

The Lineworker Safety Training Steering Committee met last Wednesday to review proposed contract terms for the new Lineworker Safety Program.

FMPA Weekly | Dec. 14, 2020 | Member Edition

Jacob Williams virtually presents on the value of municipal utility at the Lake Worth Beach City Commission on Tuesday.

FMPA Weekly | Dec. 7, 2020 | Member Edition

The Florida Municipal Electric Association featured the Florida Municipal Solar Project in its current edition of Relay magazine.

FMPA Weekly | Nov. 30, 2020 | Member Edition

Powering Our Community TV show featuring Leesburg City Manager Al Minner and FMPA’s Jacob Williams aired last week.

FMPA Weekly | Nov. 23, 2020 | Member Edition

FMPA was named by the Orlando Sentinel as one of the Top Workplaces in Central Florida for 2020 last week.

FMPA Weekly | Nov. 16, 2020 | Member Edition

Jacob Williams presents to the Starke City Commission on Tuesday on the value FMPA provides to the city, including Member Services, Pooled Loan, and an overview of the Florida Municipal Solar Project.

FMPA Weekly | Nov. 9, 2020 | Member Edition

Tropical Storm Eta made landfall over Lower Metacumbe Key in the Florida Keys late Sunday, bringing heavy rain, wind, storm surge and flooding to South Florida.