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07/22/2008 Contact: 850-413-6482

PSC and Talquin Electric Identify Solutions for Energy Leaks


TALLAHASSEE — Florida’s Public Service Commission (PSC) promotes energy conservation programs, and PSC Commissioner Lisa Polak Edgar is taking her own advice.  On Thursday, July 24, Commissioner Edgar is partnering with Talquin Electric Cooperative, Inc. to participate in a home energy analysis and is encouraging other customers to contact their utility companies to do the same. Using state-of-the-art thermography as well as other advanced testing equipment, Talquin provides a free home energy analysis to its residential customers upon request.  

For interested media who would like to witness portions of the analysis, discover preliminary findings, and learn consumer-friendly energy saving tips, the time and place for the energy analysis is as follows:

Thursday, July 24, 2008
11:30 a.m.

6328 Duck Call Court
Tallahassee, FL 32309 

The PSC is committed to making sure that Florida's consumers receive their electric, natural gas, telephone, water, and wastewater services in a safe, affordable, and reliable manner. The PSC exercises regulatory authority over utilities in the areas of rate base/economic regulation; competitive market oversight; and the monitoring of safety, reliability, and service.

Talquin is a member owned, not-for-profit electric cooperative serving 54,000 homes and businesses across a four-county service territory which includes Leon, Wakulla, Gadsden, and Liberty Counties in Florida’s panhandle.  Headquartered in Gadsden County, Talquin provides electric, water, and wastewater services and is a member of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, which includes 900 electric cooperatives across America.

For additional information, visit www.floridapsc.com.



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