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2013-03-04 12:21:27

JUNO BEACH, Fla., March 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company's fifth annual Power to Care initiative kicked off today. Every day this week, hundreds of FPL volunteers, their families and friends, will spruce up parks and beaches, paint public school hallways, build furniture for kids in need and perform many more tasks to help their local communities. In the end, FPL anticipates that more than 1,000 volunteers will roll up their sleeves and participate in 26 community...

2013-03-01 12:22:02

JUNO BEACH, Fla., March 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company delivered its best reliability performance on record in 2012 and is working to make its electric system even stronger. In its annual filing today with the Florida Public Service Commission, FPL said it is investing more than $200 million in 2013 to better prepare its infrastructure to withstand severe storms and further improve everyday reliability. (Logo:...

2013-01-10 12:21:13

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Jan. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The electric utility industry has honored NextEra Energy, Inc., Executive Chairman Lew Hay with its "Distinguished Leadership Award." The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) award, established to recognize outstanding individual achievement, was presented Jan. 9 during the organization's board of directors meeting. Hay is the fifth utility executive to receive this honor. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110124/FL34682LOGO ) "There is...

2013-01-09 16:21:11

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Off the coast of St. Lucie County, divers and anglers can enjoy two new artificial reefs that were created through a donation of 130 concrete poles provided by Florida Power & Light Company (FPL). These new reefs, located east of Fort Pierce, are in addition to an artificial reef created in 2005 using FPL-donated material. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click...

2012-12-21 20:20:22

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Dec. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, the competitive energy subsidiary of NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE), today announced that one of its subsidiaries has entered into an agreement to sell all of its equity interests in White Pine Hydro Investments, LLC, which indirectly owns 351 megawatts (MW) of hydro generation related assets in Maine and New Hampshire through FPL Energy Maine Hydro, LLC (Maine Hydro). (Logo:...

2012-12-19 16:21:02

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Dec. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company today issued a request for proposals (RFP) to build a third major natural gas pipeline to serve Florida. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120301/FL62738LOGO ) Over the past decade, FPL has reduced its use of oil by 98 percent by investing in new, highly efficient power plants that use clean, U.S.-produced natural gas as a fuel to produce electricity. In 2001, FPL used more than 40...

2012-12-18 16:21:07

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Dec. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier today, NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, celebrated the commissioning of its 10,000(th) megawatt (MW) of wind energy. NextEra Energy Resources achieved this significant milestone when it commissioned its 10,000(th) MW at its 400-MW Limon Wind Project in Colorado. Altogether, NextEra Energy Resources' North American wind energy fleet is capable of generating enough electricity to power a city the size of Chicago. (Logo:...

2012-12-13 16:22:25

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- After a thorough, nearly year-long process, the Florida Public Service Commission today approved a revised base rate settlement agreement that is designed to help Florida Power & Light Company continue to provide customers with exceptional reliability, award-winning customer service and the lowest electric bills in the state for at least four more years. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120301/FL62738LOGO ) Currently...

2012-11-28 16:22:09

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Co. (FPL) says its more than 4 million customers serve as the motivation for providing award winning customer service. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120301/FL62738LOGO ) "Given the expanding set of challenges customer service organizations in energy utilities face daily, FPL has proven that it is not satisfied with the status quo and accepts the more difficult commitment to achieving the...

2012-11-21 12:21:33

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Nov. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In January 2013, typical 1,000-kWh residential bills for customers of Florida Power & Light Company will increase by 5 cents a day or less depending on the outcome of Florida Public Service Commission proceedings. FPL's bills are expected to remain the lowest of the state's 55 electric utilities and well below the national average. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120301/FL62738LOGO) This increase reflects new base rates, which...