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2013-12-05 16:21:59

Utility workers from across Florida to travel more than 1,000 miles; expected to arrive in Little Rock, Ark., and Mesquite, Texas, on Saturday JUNO BEACH, Fla., Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that it is deploying more than 500 employees and contractors to Arkansas and Texas in support of power restoration activity anticipated in the wake of an approaching winter storm. FPL crews, who will be joined by other utility workers from...

2013-12-03 16:22:19

- Investments in fuel-efficient energy centers and upgraded nuclear plants in 2013 minimize increased expense due to rise in total cost of fuel JUNO BEACH, Fla., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company today announced that the cumulative customer fuel savings produced by FPL's investments to increase the fuel efficiency of its power plants since 2001 have topped $6.5 billion while, at the same time, a total of approximately 64 million tons of carbon dioxide...

2013-12-02 16:21:35

City plans to convert up to 1,100 streetlights to advanced LED technology next year WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Dec. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today completed its first commercial energy-efficient streetlight installation project. Since October, FPL has installed 166 light-emitting diode (LED) streetlights in the City of West Palm Beach's Coleman Park neighborhood, located just north of downtown. Through 2014, the city plans to convert approximately 1,100...

2013-11-29 08:21:51

Company reminds its customers to prepare and stay vigilant regardless of time of year JUNO BEACH, Fla., Nov. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) is marking the end of this year's relatively quiet hurricane season on Nov. 30 by moving aggressively forward with its accelerated storm-strengthening program, which the Florida Public Service Commission (FPSC) approved on Nov. 14. FPL will invest approximately half a billion dollars over the next three years to...

2013-11-21 08:22:00

Dedication to customers helps FPL achieve a "perfect 10" JUNO BEACH, Fla., Nov. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Last night, Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) was proud to accept an award for exceptional customer service, but the real beneficiaries of the award are the millions of customers that FPL serves. For the tenth consecutive year, FPL was awarded the national 2013 ServiceOne Award from PA Consulting Group, an international consulting firm. (Logo:...

2013-11-18 16:22:28

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) announced today that it plans to make an offering of 11,100,000 shares of its common stock in a registered underwritten public offering. Of the shares being offered, NextEra Energy expects to issue and sell 4,500,000 shares to the underwriters in the offering, and, subject to certain conditions, the forward counterparty (as defined below) (or its affiliate) is expected to borrow, and sell to the...

2013-11-15 12:21:00

Company is one of state's largest recyclers JUNO BEACH, Fla., Nov. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- To coincide with National Recycling Day, Florida Power & Light (FPL) Company today announced savings of approximately $8 million in 2013 as a result of its recycling and refurbishing efforts. FPL, one of the state's largest recyclers, saved nearly $6 million by recycling materials and more than $2 million by refurbishing old parts and manufacturing its own hardware items last year. These savings...

2013-11-07 23:36:07

First Power and Light, LLC (FPL) has signed a Letter of Intent to acquire SolPower Renewables, Inc. a Florida corporation in a stock only transaction. Bridgeport, PA (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 First Power and Light, Inc. (OTCBB: VOLT) announced today that its acquisition target, First Power and Light, LLC (FPL) has signed a Letter of Intent to acquire SolPower Renewables, Inc. a Florida corporation in a stock only transaction. SolPower sells Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC)...

2013-11-01 08:22:35

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Nov. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) has posted its third-quarter 2013 financial results in a news release available on the company's website by accessing the following link: www.nexteraenergy.com/investors. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110124/FL34682LOGO ) In conjunction with the issuance of the news release, James L. Robo, president and chief executive officer of NextEra Energy, Moray Dewhurst, vice chairman and chief...

2013-10-24 08:26:59

Old poles to be sunk as part of recycling project while new poles will help improve electric service reliability JUNO BEACH, Fla., Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that during the month of October, it has removed and donated 25 power line poles that will be recycled to create another artificial reef - the third one in less than a year - off the coast of St. Lucie County. Since 2005, FPL has partnered with the county and state...