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2011-06-22 09:00:00

JUNO BEACH, Fla., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company customers who are interested in installing solar water heating and solar photovoltaic (PV) systems in their homes and businesses as part of a new pilot program can apply for rebates at www.FPL.com/solarrebates starting at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, June 29. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110301/FL56993LOGO ) The application window was originally scheduled to open at 8:30 a.m. June 21. However,...

2011-06-19 12:12:00

RIVIERA BEACH, Fla., June 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After serving Floridians for almost half a century, the twin red-and-white-striped, 300-foot-tall stacks and 7,500-ton boilers at Florida Power & Light Company's power plant in Riviera Beach were taken down today in preparation for the construction of FPL's Riviera Beach Next Generation Clean Energy Center. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110301/FL56993LOGO ) Scheduled to open in 2014, the new, state-of-the-art power...

2011-06-06 16:07:00

JUNO BEACH, Fla., June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced the sale of $250 million in principal amount of its 30-year first mortgage bonds bearing interest at 5.125 percent per year and maturing on June 1, 2041. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110301/FL56993LOGO ) The first mortgage bonds were offered to the public at 99.910 percent of face value to yield 5.131 percent when held to maturity. Net proceeds from the sale...

2011-06-02 09:23:00

JUNO BEACH, Fla., June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company has filed a petition with the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) to modify its electric service offerings to help support the state's economic recovery by providing an incentive for businesses to start up, expand or relocate here. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110301/FL56993LOGO ) To promote new investment that expands Florida's economic base and in keeping with Florida Gov. Rick Scott's...

2011-05-20 12:30:00

JUNO BEACH, Fla., May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) is delivering significantly stronger long-term shareholder returns than the industry or the market as a whole while providing exceptional value to its customers, Chairman and CEO Lew Hay said at the company's annual meeting today. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110124/FL34682LOGO ) Going forward, the company's significant capital investment plans are expected to drive continued growth. Florida...

2011-05-12 09:00:00

JUNO BEACH, Fla., May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) will provide a live webcast of its 2011 annual meeting of shareholders, which begins at 10 a.m. ET on Friday, May 20, 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110124/FL34682LOGO ) Viewers can access the webcast on NextEra Energy's website, www.NextEraEnergy.com, by clicking the link provided on the home page. The slides accompanying the webcast will be posted at 10 a.m. and may be accessed by clicking...

2011-05-10 09:00:00

JUNO BEACH, Fla., May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company's West County Energy Center and DeSoto Next Generation Solar Energy Center were recognized at an awards ceremony last night as Top Plants for 2010 by POWER magazine. According to POWER, Top Plants are "those projects that have distinguished themselves as industry leaders for either their best-of-class operating records, environmental performance, unique technology, or importance to their local community."...

2011-05-05 10:00:00

JUNO BEACH, Fla., May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company today conducted the final major exercise in its annual, company-wide emergency response and restoration preparations in advance of hurricane season. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110301/FL56993LOGO ) With long-range forecasts predicting another active hurricane season, FPL continues to take storm season preparation seriously, working to advance its restoration capabilities and investing in...

2011-05-02 12:45:00

JUNO BEACH, Fla., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) has filed legal action to stop an aggressive marketing scheme targeting customers of Florida Power & Light Company and other Florida utilities. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110301/FL56993LOGO ) FPL received reports from thousands of customers and worked closely with FDACS, customers and law enforcement officials for nearly a year to help stop the relentless...

2011-04-29 06:30:00

JUNO BEACH, Fla., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) has posted its first quarter 2011 financial results in a news release available on the company's website by accessing the following link: www.nexteraenergy.com/news/index.shtml. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110124/FL34682LOGO ) In conjunction with the issuance of the news release, Lew Hay, chairman and chief executive officer of NextEra Energy, Jim Robo, president and chief operating officer of...