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Electric Total Monthly Fuel Cost decreases again in February

Fayetteville Public Utilities has announced that the Tennessee Valley Authority total monthly fuel cost will decrease again for the month of February.

Winterize your home's water supply

Each winter, many homeowners face the expense and inconvenience of frozen water pipes.  Most will prepare their homes for winter weather and freezing temperatures in late fall, but it

Grind a pine, recycle your live Christmas tree

The employees of Fayetteville Public Utilities will be recycling your live Christmas trees into useable mulch in the Grind a Pine recycling event.

Winter period TVA electric rates change Dec. 1

Electric consumers will see an increase in their December bills due to TVA’s seasonal demand and energy rate structure implemented in April and an increase in TVA’s total monthly fuel c

Harvest of Hope Food Drive Underway

Fayetteville Public Utilities invites you to participate in the annual Harvest of Hope Food Drive that helps fill the shelves of the local Good Samaritan Association with food to help feed our neig

Electric Total Monthly Fuel Cost to decrease in November

Fayetteville Public Utilities has announced that the Tennessee Valley Authority total monthly fuel cost will decrease slightly for the month of November.

Dye is appointed to MTIDA, USS boards

Britt Dye, general manager and CEO of Fayetteville Public Utilities, has been elected to serve on the executive committee for the Middle Tennessee Industrial Development Association.

FPU announces planned email upgrade, outage

Fayetteville Public Utilities will be upgrading the hardware and software for its email server on Saturday morning, Oct. 15th.

Take the Do-It-Yourself Home e-Valuation

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Electric rate changes effective Oct. 1

Fayetteville Public Utilities announced this week that customers will see rate changes on their electric bills effective October 1 reflecting a 2% increase in the utility's wholesale electric base rat

TVA Actions Ensure Long-Term Renewable Commitment

The Tennessee Valley Authority and local power distributors are making sure one of the Southeast's most successful renewable energy initiatives will continue to be available for smaller renewable powe

Planned power outage, 8/22/11

FPU electric crews have planned an outage for a small area in Lincoln County in order to safely complete line maintenance work.  It will be necessary to interrupt the electric service for three

Student Utility Board holds first meeting for 2011-12; Scott receives utility scholarship

Fayetteville Public Utilities kicked off its first 2011-12 Student Utility Board (SUB) meeting on August 11 at the utility's main office.

FPU to begin "smoke testing" sewer lines

Fayetteville Public Utilities is conducting a smoke test of its sanitary sewer system.

TVA's Fuel Cost Explained

The Tennessee Valley Authority's (TVA) Total Monthly Fuel Cost seems to be the subject of conversation again lately as TVA continues to increase the amount of the monthly charge.

Four students experience Youth Tour to DC

Four local students joined nearly 140 young leaders for a tour of our nation's capital.

Water and sewer rates to increase in spite of decreased budgets

Increases of four percent in water rates and 12 percent in wastewater rates were recommended to Fayetteville Public Utilities by the Municipal Technical Advisory Service (MTAS), which conducts annual

Tennessee's Move Over Law now covers utility workers

The next time you see an electric utility vehicle working on the side of the road, slow down and give it room. The workers will appreciate your courtesy, and a new Tennessee law requires it.

Summer electric rates effective June 1, 2011

Electric consumers will see an increase in their June bills due to TVA's seasonal demand and energy rate structure implemented in April and an increase in TVA's total monthly fuel cost along with unus

Cable, Internet Rates to Increase July 1

Citing a combination of increasing costs of cable programming and the cost associated with continuing to upgrade Internet bandwidth, Fayetteville Public Utilities announced last week that rates f

FPU's water system makes the grade

In a recent very detailed sanitary survey conducted by the State of Tennessee's Department of Environment and Conservation Division of Water Supply, Fayetteville Public Utilities' Water Treatment Plan

FPU restores service to 4,447 customers after last week’s storm; sends crew to Alabama to aid in rebuild efforts

The first power outage call to Fayetteville Public Utilities came at 5:46 am on Wednesday, April 27, as an EF2 tornado swept through southwest Lincoln County.

TVA rate structure effective this month

Beginning this month, TVA has changed the way it charges power distributors like Fayetteville Public Utilities for the total adjustable fuel cost and has implemented the wholesale seasonal rate struct

Fayetteville Public Utilities begins natural gas "tie line" construction

The Fayetteville Public Utilities Natural Gas Department has begun construction of a new "tie line" to provide an alternate/secondary natural gas feed to consumers and enhance system reliabi

Student Utility Board tours natural gas operation

The Fayetteville Public Utilities Student Utility Board learned about the natural gas department during their March meeting.

FPU announces lowest natural gas rate since August 2004

Fayetteville Public Utilities announced this week that they are lowering residential gas rates by five cents per hundred cubic feet (ccf) effective on bills received in March.

Meadows and Refer to attend Youth Leadership Summit

Two high school students, Caroline Meadows and Chris Refer, have been selected to attend the 2011 Youth Leadership Summit in Nashville, TN, March 21- 23.  The Youth Leadership Summit is sponsore

Students learn about FPU and electricity

As Askins Elementary School kindergarteners focus on "Letter E Week," employees from Fayetteville Public Utilities teach the students about electricity and how to use it safely.

March is Cross Connection Awareness Month

When water flows backward through the water supply system, it is called backsiphonage or backflow.

Dewater process brings short-term solution for biosolid disposal

Fayetteville Public Utilities has begun a new operation at the Wastewater Treatment Plant called a dewatering process to remove excess water in the biosolid waste for disposal at a landfill located in
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