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Electric Lineman – City of Newberry

The City of Newberry is accepting applications for the position of Lineman. Applicants must be knowledgeable in Overhead & Underground Construction, Maintenance & Troubleshooting of Electric Distribution System, with a minimum of five (5) year experience.  Applicants must also possess … Continue reading

Stable Outlook for US Public Power Utilities says Moody’s

The outlook for US public power electric utilities will remain stable as measures of debt-service coverage and liquidity in 2015 will be similar to those in 2014, says Moody’s Investors Service in “2015 Outlook — US Public Power Utilities.” “The … Continue reading

New Committee Report Outlines Fundamental Flaws of “Clean Power Plan”

The House Energy and Commerce Committee released a new majority staff report outlining critical issues that have been raised during the committee’s hearings and oversight of the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposal to regulate carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants, … Continue reading

Scott Names Environmental Protection Leader

Jonathan Steverson, who for the past two years has overseen one of the state’s five water-management districts, will head the Florida Department of Environmental Protection as Gov. Rick Scott begins a second term.

FMEA Releases Bill Comparison for October 2014

FMEA’s Bill Comparison for October 2014 shows Municipal Electric Utilities are lowest in 15 of 15 categories. The report compares utility bills for residential, commercial and industrial utility customers categorized by consumption in 15 categories. The report is produced monthly … Continue reading

Assistant General Manager, Production – City of Lakeland, Electric Department

Salary: $83,643 – $155,354 (DOE) Job Profile:  Lakeland Electric, a Department of the City of Lakeland, Florida is seeking candidates with successful experience and excellent skills as a leader in the management of multiple power production facilities in the electric … Continue reading

Utilities Accountant/Analyst – City of Jacksonville Beach

Department: BES Compensation: $19.13-$31.05/hr. ($39,790-$64,584) DOQ, * Exempt from overtime under the FLSA Hours: Monday-Friday 8a.m.-5 p.m. Required: Submit resume, transcripts and if applies professional license with completed application form Application: General Employment application form Deadline to Apply: OPEN GENERAL … Continue reading