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Seminole Awards College Scholarships

Seminole Awards College Scholarships This summer, Seminole presented college scholarships to students Josie Denham and Edgardo Gonzalez. “We are proud and excited to provide these scholarship awards to such hardworking, deserving students,” said Lisa Johnson, Seminole’s CEO and General Manager. “The 2017 scholarship recipients are not only a part of the Seminole family, but they […]

July 31, 2017

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Seminole Electric Cooperative Celebrates Employee Charitable Contributions in 2016

Tampa, FL—In 2016, Seminole employees have been a force for good in local communities, giving time, money, and materials to charitable organizations in the Putnam County, Hardee County, and Tampa areas. Highlights of the year included employees at the Seminole Generating Station (“SGS”), the Midulla Generating Station (“MGS”), and Seminole’s Tampa Headquarters sending needed supplies […]

December 22, 2016

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Seminole Electric Cooperative Hosts Ribbon-Cutting Event for 2.2-Megawatt Cooperative Solar Facility

Bowling Green, FL—On December 7, 2016, Seminole Electric Cooperative, Inc. (“Seminole”) hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony in Hardee County, Florida to commemorate the unveiling of its first Cooperative Solar facility. Approximately one hundred people, local and state dignitaries, Seminole member electric cooperatives, and Seminole employees were on-hand to participate in the special event. The ceremony was […]

December 09, 2016

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Seminole Electric Cooperative Announces Ribbon-Cutting Event for 2.2-Megawatt Solar Facility

Tampa, FL—At 11 a.m. (EST) on December 7, 2016, Seminole Electric Cooperative, Inc. (“Seminole”) will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony in Hardee County, Florida to commemorate the unveiling of its first Cooperative Solar facility. This ribbon-cutting event will be held adjacent to the 2.2-megawatt facility, comprised of more than 8,000 panels, on the grounds of Seminole’s […]

November 21, 2016

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Putnam County Resident Eases To GOP Nod For State House

Tue, 08/30/2016 – 10:47pm Palatka BY: SCOTT J. BRYAN sbryan@palatkadailynews.com   Putnam County moved one step closer to having a hometown representative in the state Legislature. Chasing the legacy of former state Reps. Kelley Smith and Joe Pickens, Palatka native Bobby Payne eased to victory in the state House District 19 Republican primary race Tuesday. […]

August 30, 2016

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Seminole Touts Plans for Future

Electric coop says it’s focused on Palatka Thursday, 8/18/2016 BY: Brandon Oliver boliver@palatkadailynews.com   Seminole Electric Cooperative officials on Thursday announced there is a chance the company could build another power plant in Putnam County. The power plant hosted an after-hours Putnam County Chamber of Commerce networking event, during which time Seminole CEO Lisa Johnson […]

August 19, 2016

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Seminole Electric Cooperative Employees Donate to Putnam County Community Baby Shower

Palatka, FL—During the month of July, Seminole Electric Cooperative employees  partnered with the United Way of Putnam County to donate baby diapers and wipes for the Putnam County Community Baby Shower. This event will be held on August 27 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Putnam Community Medical Center, located at 611 Zeagler […]

August 09, 2016

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Seminole Electric Cooperative Employees Volunteer with Habitat for Humanity

Tampa, FL—On Saturday, July 30, Seminole Electric Cooperative employees partnered with the Habitat for Humanity of Hillsborough County to help build a home for a local family. Seven Seminole employees, along with family members, joined the future Tampa-area homeowners to help frame and build-out the new home’s interior walls. “Habitat for Humanity is one of […]

August 03, 2016

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Seminole Electric announces 2.2-megawatt “Cooperative Solar” project

Today, Monday, March 21, 2016, Seminole Electric Cooperative, Inc. (Seminole) announced that it has finalized agreements for a 2.2-megawatt solar facility to be constructed at an existing Seminole owned site in Hardee County. This facility will be an important part of an expanding renewable energy portfolio at the cooperative. “I am proud to announce today […]

March 21, 2016

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Seminole Electric Cooperative Files Further Comments on EPA “Clean Power Plan”

Tampa, FL – Today, Thursday, January 21st, Seminole Electric Cooperative Inc. (Seminole) filed comments with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in regard to implementing the EPA’s Clean Power Plan (CPP). “Seminole continues to believe that the Clean Power Plan will threaten the reliability and affordability of our Member’s electricity,” said Seminole CEO Lisa Johnson. “We […]

January 21, 2016