Archive for the ‘Public Service’ Category

  • Statement from Chairman Julie I. Brown regarding Hurricane Irma

    Sep 19, 17 • 49 Views • Impact, Public Service, Statement Release, WeatherComments Off on Statement from Chairman Julie I. Brown regarding Hurricane Irma

    The power grid is the foundation for Florida’s economy and how all Floridians live, work, and function on a day-to-day basis. Hurricane Irma was an epic and catastrophic storm event that affected almost all of Peninsular Florida. Due to the enormity of this...

  • Florida PSC Urges Patience as Utilities Work to Restore Power

    Sep 13, 17 • 77 Views • Impact, Public Service, WeatherComments Off on Florida PSC Urges Patience as Utilities Work to Restore Power

    Be patient, Florida, as electric utilities work to restore power following Hurricane Irma, urges the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC), which regulates the state’s investor-owned utilities. “Florida’s utilities are working around-the-clock to get...

  • Florida PSC Selects Sprint to Provide Florida Relay Service

    Sep 7, 17 • 172 Views • Public ServiceComments Off on Florida PSC Selects Sprint to Provide Florida Relay Service

    The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) today approved a three-year contract with Sprint Communications Company, L.P. (Sprint) to provide telecommunications relay service to the nearly three million hard-of-hearing, deaf, deaf/blind, and speech impaired...

  • Florida PSC Promotes National Lifeline Awareness Week

    Sep 7, 17 • 123 Views • Public ServiceComments Off on Florida PSC Promotes National Lifeline Awareness Week

    The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) is offering eligible consumers a special opportunity to receive a discount on their monthly phone service during National Lifeline Awareness Week, September 11-17, 2017. Lifeline Assistance (Lifeline) program...

  • Florida PSC Commission Conference on Thursday

    Sep 5, 17 • 51 Views • Public ServiceComments Off on Florida PSC Commission Conference on Thursday

    The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) will hold a Commission Conference on Thursday, September 7, 2017, at 9:30 a.m. Items scheduled for consideration can be found here.  Public comment may be taken on any item noticed for public participation. The...

  • PSC Recognizes Florida Lineworker Appreciation Day

    Aug 25, 17 • 202 Views • Public ServiceComments Off on PSC Recognizes Florida Lineworker Appreciation Day

    Electric lineworkers have a dangerous and very important job. All hours of the day, 365 days a year, they risk a lot to make sure our lights stay on.  Florida Lineworker Appreciation Day is August 26, and the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) honors...

  • Tampa’s Hakeem Investments Receives PSC’s Triple E Award

    Aug 24, 17 • 125 Views • Awards & Recognition, Public ServiceComments Off on Tampa’s Hakeem Investments Receives PSC’s Triple E Award

    Specializing in real estate investments, Hakeem Investments Florida, Lllp., is also investing in energy efficiency. The commercial property management company in Tampa is a good energy steward, and its energy efficiency efforts are being recognized with the...

  • Florida PSC Nuclear Cost Recovery Hearing Set for Tuesday

    Aug 11, 17 • 154 Views • Public ServiceComments Off on Florida PSC Nuclear Cost Recovery Hearing Set for Tuesday

    The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) will hold its annual Nuclear Cost Recovery Clause (NCRC) hearing at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 15, 2017. During the hearing, the Commission will consider cost recovery related to nuclear construction projects...

  • PSC Telecom Report Shows Competition Fuels Consumer Choice

    Aug 1, 17 • 98 Views • Public ServiceComments Off on PSC Telecom Report Shows Competition Fuels Consumer Choice

    For the sixth year in a row, total wireline business access lines exceeded total residential lines, according to the Florida Public Service Commission’s (PSC) annual Report on the Status of Competition in the Telecommunications Industry.  The report...

  • Florida PSC Commission Conference, Special Conference on Thursday

    Aug 1, 17 • 154 Views • Public ServiceComments Off on Florida PSC Commission Conference, Special Conference on Thursday

    The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) will hold a Commission Conference on Thursday, August 3, 2017, at 9:30 a.m. Items scheduled for consideration can be found here. Public comment may be taken on any item noticed for public participation. A Special...