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2006-12-20 15:00:48

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Dec. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Progress Energy Florida has signed a long-term, wholesale agreement to buy power from Shady Hills Power Company LLC. Under the agreement, Shady Hills will provide Progress Energy Florida 500 megawatts of capacity and associated energy for 10 years, extending an existing agreement that will expire in 2014. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20020923/CHM008LOGO-c ) The Shady Hills plant, in Pasco County, is owned by Mirant...

2006-12-12 09:01:07

LEVY COUNTY, Fla., Dec. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Following a comprehensive evaluation of sites for a potential nuclear power plant to meet Florida's growing need for electricity, Progress Energy has named a site in southern Levy County as the preferred location for construction of a plant -- if the decision is made in future years to move forward. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20061212/CLTU057) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20020923/CHM008LOGO-c)...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
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