JUNO BEACH, Fla., Nov. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Festive lights, packed ovens and house guests aplenty are holiday staples, but they may not be so jolly for the bank account. While the bills of typical residential Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) customers are already 30 percent below the national average and about to go down again in 2016, FPL is always looking for ways to help customers save even more.
"Holiday planning requires a lot of energy, but most people are not thinking about additional energy usage when it comes to cooking, entertaining and decorating," said Sondra Houhoulis, FPL energy expert. "By adding energy efficiency to the list of holiday traditions, customers can help keep their electric bills low while making the season bright."
Here are some easy ways to save this holiday season:
For more ways to save energy year-round, take an Online Home Energy Survey at FPL.com/OHES.
Florida Power & Light Company
Florida Power & Light Company is the third-largest electric utility in the United States, serving approximately 4.8 million customer accounts across nearly half of the state of Florida. FPL's typical 1,000-kWh residential customer bill is approximately 30 percent lower than the latest national average and, in 2014, was the lowest in Florida among reporting utilities for the fifth year in a row. FPL's service reliability is better than 99.98 percent, and its highly fuel-efficient power plant fleet is one of the cleanest among all utilities nationwide. The company was recognized in 2015 as one of the most trusted U.S. electric utilities by Market Strategies International. A leading Florida employer with approximately 8,700 employees, FPL is a subsidiary of Juno Beach, Fla.-based NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE), a clean energy company widely recognized for its efforts in sustainability, ethics and diversity, including being ranked in the top 10 worldwide for innovativeness and community responsibility as part of Fortune's 2015 list of "World's Most Admired Companies." NextEra Energy is also the parent company of NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, which, together with its affiliated entities, is the world's largest generator of renewable energy from the wind and sun. For more information, visit these websites: www.NextEraEnergy.com, www.FPL.com, www.NextEraEnergyResources.com.
SOURCE Florida Power & Light Company