February 6, 2018 News from Seminole Electric Cooperative, Inc.
February 6, 2018
At 8:55 a.m. on February 6, 2018, the Palatka Fire Department was dispatched to the Seminole Generating Station in Putnam County, Florida, to investigate a fire on the turbine deck. As of 9:35 a.m., the fire had been extinguished with no injuries and all Seminole personnel are accounted for.
Final Report: Damage as a result of this incident at the Seminole Generating Station in was limited to insulation material. There was no damage to either of the units. All employees were accounted for with no injuries. The unit was back online and fully operational on February 6 at 9:07 p.m.
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Based in Tampa, Florida, Seminole is one of the largest generation and transmission cooperatives in the country. Its mission is to provide reliable, competitively priced, wholesale electric power to its nine not-for-profit, consumer-owned distribution electric cooperatives. Seminole and its Members collectively serve 1.7 million individuals and businesses in 42 Florida counties.
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