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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:...

2013-01-29 12:22:31

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company's Office of Economic Development today announced the launch of PoweringFlorida.com - a new online resource dedicated to helping businesses start up, expand or relocate their operations in Florida. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120301/FL62738LOGO ) The initiative builds on FPL's existing economic development efforts, which include special discounted electric rates to promote Florida to new and...

2013-01-23 12:21:34

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Jan. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Forty-three teachers across the state of Florida are recipients of a combined $47,000 in grants from Florida Power & Light Company's 2013 Teacher Grant program to support innovative, teacher-designed classroom projects. The projects aim to teach students about energy, its sources, and uses. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120301/FL62738LOGO ) Teachers from more than 40 schools received grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to fund...

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...

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...

2012-12-13 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...

2012-11-30 12:21:38

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Nov. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- With today marking the formal end of the hurricane season that officially started June 1, Florida experienced its seventh-consecutive year without a direct hit from a hurricane. Tropical systems, however, are powerful forces of nature. Florida Power & Light Company and its customers were impacted by four major storms in 2012 and provided significant support to those in the northeast. (Logo:...

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...

2012-11-27 12:23:48

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Nov. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The holidays can be an expensive time of year with plenty of gift giving, house guests and festive decor, making an impact on the wallet. While FPL customers already have the lowest energy bills in the state, the company is helping its customers make their bills even lower with 10 Ways to Have an Energy Fit Holiday. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120301/FL62738LOGO ) "Getting ready for the holidays can require a lot of energy, but...

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...