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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Aug. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Reflecting the state's economic downturn, Progress Energy Florida today announced that it will eliminate about 300 positions by the end of the year. Nearly half the affected positions are currently vacant.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Progress Energy Florida continues to monitor Tropical Storm Fay closely and is preparing for the storm's potential impact on the company's service area.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Progress Energy Florida continues to closely monitor Tropical Storm Fay and is prepared for any effects the storm may have on its 35-county service territory.
By Russell Ray, Tampa Tribune, Fla. Aug. 2--TAMPA -- Two weeks after winning state approval to build two nuclear reactors north of Crystal River in Levy County, Progress Energy Florida took its proposal to federal regulators on Friday and asked for their OK.
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By Russell Ray, Tampa Tribune, Fla. Jul. 16--State regulators have approved Progress Energy Florida's plan to build two nuclear power plants in Levy County.
By Beth Kassab, The Orlando Sentinel, Fla. Jul. 14--Florida is about to go nuclear. Progress Energy Florida, Central Florida's largest power provider, will on Tuesday go before the state regulatory board for approval that will take it one step closer to building two new nuclear reactors.
By Christopher Boyd, The Orlando Sentinel, Fla. Jun. 20--Summer's here, and Florida's two largest investor-owned utilities have both filed petitions to increase electric rates to compensate for higher energy costs.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., May 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Progress Energy Florida today announced that on June 12, 2008 the company will issue a Request for Proposals (RFP) to supply approximately 1,200 megawatts of generating capacity beginning in 2013.
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