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2014-03-05 12:22:00

Recently constructed platform allows eagles to safely flourish in nest VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that a bald eagle has hatched atop the first nesting platform the company constructed for the iconic bird. FPL built an independent pole and platform southwest of Daytona Beach in Volusia County after a bald eagle nest was identified on one of the company's transmission structures....

2014-03-03 16:22:58

More than $1.4 billion invested since 2006 has resulted in: JUNO BEACH, Fla., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced as part of its annual filing with the Florida Public Service Commission that 2013 was a record-setting year for electric system reliability. For the second consecutive year, FPL achieved its best-ever overall reliability performance, based upon the average time a typical customer was without electric service (System Average...

2014-02-27 16:22:38

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today announced that it has been named No. 1 overall among electric and gas utilities on Fortune magazine's 2014 list of the "World's Most Admired Companies." The company, whose principal subsidiaries are Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) and NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, was named tops in its industry for an unprecedented eighth straight year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110124/FL34682LOGO "On...

2014-02-24 08:23:33

Investments are part of the company's three-year, nearly half-billion dollar plan to enhance electric system reliability and resiliency in the face of hurricanes and other severe weather JUNO BEACH, Fla., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that it is investing in major upgrades to nearly 100 main power lines and other infrastructure during 2014 to further strengthen its electric grid against severe weather, help communities recover more...

2014-02-14 16:22:14

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today declared a regular quarterly common stock dividend of 72.5 cents per share. This increase in the dividend is consistent with the plan announced in 2012 and reiterated last year of targeting a 55 percent payout ratio, expressed relative to adjusted earnings, in 2014. This plan is based on, among other considerations described in 2012, the expectation of a shift in NextEra...

2014-02-11 12:22:46

Hundreds of utility workers from across Florida deployed to Georgia to help following Winter Storm Pax JUNO BEACH, Fla., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that it is deploying 300 employees and contractors to Georgia 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 around the country, will assist Georgia Power, if needed, with...

2014-02-05 16:23:39

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Moray Dewhurst, vice chairman and chief financial officer of NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE), will speak to investors and industry analysts at the 2014 Credit Suisse Energy Summit to be held in Vail, Colo. Dewhurst's presentation is scheduled to begin at 12:00 p.m. MT (2:00 p.m. ET) on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110124/FL34682LOGO) Investors and other interested parties will be able to access a...

2014-02-05 16:23:08

- 150 MW Carousel Wind Farm to benefit power supplier's member systems WESTMINSTER, Colo., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Inc. announced that it has entered into a 25-year agreement with a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Resources, LLC for a 150 megawatt wind power generating facility to be constructed in eastern Colorado. Under the 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA), Tri-State will purchase the entire output and associated...

2014-01-31 16:22:09

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today said it has received notification of an unsolicited "mini-tender offer" by TRC Capital Corporation to acquire up to two million shares of NextEra Energy common stock, representing less than one half of one percent of NextEra Energy's outstanding shares. TRC's offer price of $85.00 per share in cash represents, as TRC Capital's own offer document acknowledges, approximately a 4.25 percent discount...

2014-01-29 12:23:19

Company honored by POWERGRID International for customer benefits and renewable energy integration JUNO BEACH, Fla., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that it has been awarded two prestigious electric utility industry awards for the company's comprehensive smart grid program. FPL received the "Smart Grid Project of the Year" and "Renewable Energy Integration Project of the Year" awards from the editors of POWERGRID International...