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NextEra Energy completes acquisition of Florida City Gas from Southern Company
JUNO BEACH, Fla., July 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today announced it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Florida City Gas from Southern Company (NYSE: SO).
"We are pleased to complete this transaction and welcome the Florida City Gas employees to the NextEra Energy family," said Jim Robo, chairman and chief executive officer of NextEra Energy. "Through our long-term strategy of enhancing productivity, expanding clean energy and making smart infrastructure investments, we will be able to extend our best-in-class value proposition of affordability, reliability and customer service to Florida City Gas customers."
Florida City Gas serves approximately 110,000 residential and commercial natural-gas customers in Florida's Miami-Dade, Brevard, St. Lucie and Indian River counties with 3,700 miles of natural gas pipelines.
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In the news release, NextEra Energy completes acquisition of Florida City Gas from Southern Company, issued 30-Jul-2018 by NextEra Energy, Inc. over PR Newswire, the dateline date should read "July 30, 2018" rather than "July 29, 2018" as incorrectly transmitted by PR Newswire. NextEra Energy's news release provided to PR Newswire was correctly dated July 30, 2018.
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