Dec 11, 2014
Facility to draw visitors as new Palm Beach County area attraction
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) executives and community leaders rolled up their sleeves, donned hardhats and wielded ceremonial shovels to break ground today on a manatee education center...
Nov 19, 2014
Last night, Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) was recognized by PA Consulting Group, Inc. as the recipient of two 2014 ReliabilityOne™ Awards: Outstanding Technology and Innovation in the U.S....
Oct 23, 2014
FPL, Babcock Ranch and Lee County Electric Cooperative reach an agreement enabling Babcock Ranch development to proceed
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL), Babcock Ranch Community Independent Special District (ISD) and Lee County Electric Cooperative (LCEC) today announced a settlement agreement that addresses the...
Oct 22, 2014
Typical FPL residential customer bill will decrease by about $2 a month
The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) today approved Florida Power & Light Company's (FPL) 2015 rates for fuel and other electric service costs, helping ensure a net decrease in customer...
Aug 28, 2014
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) President and CEO Eric Silagy issued the following statement today regarding the Florida Supreme Court's affirmation of the Florida Public Service Commission's...
Aug 26, 2014
This year marks the third annual Florida Lineworker Appreciation Day. This annual day of recognition, Aug. 26, was established in 2011, by the Florida House of Representatives to honor lineworkers...
Aug 22, 2014
FPL's typical, 1,000-kWh residential bill projected to remain:
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that, subject to approval by the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC), it expects to reduce customer rates in 2015....
Aug 20, 2014
Emphasis on STEM education helps tomorrow's engineers and scientists
Florida Power & Light Company today announced its 2014-2015 education programs for Florida teachers and students in the 35 counties it serves. Research has shown that STEM (science, technology,...
Aug 8, 2014
This free service can help you avoid accidents and outages caused by digging into underground equipment
Every eight minutes, someone in the U.S. damages an underground utility line - potentially causing injuries, power outages and environmental hazards. More than ninety-nine percent of these...
Aug 4, 2014
Easy savings are just a click away with Florida Power & Light's free Online Home Energy Survey
Summer is synonymous with higher temperatures, and that may also mean higher than normal energy bills. As the days get longer and hotter, your air conditioner needs to run longer to keep you cool...
Jul 15, 2014
NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today announced that it plans to report second-quarter 2014 financial results before the opening of the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in a...
Jun 26, 2014
Company receives three Southeastern Electric Exchange Excellence Awards for electric infrastructure projects and customer service initiative
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that two of its more challenging infrastructure projects and a new customer service platform were recognized by the Southeastern Electric...
Jun 26, 2014
Company is the only member of the U.S. energy sector to receive Platinum designation
NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) announced today that it has been honored for the ninth time by the National Business Group on Health for its ongoing commitment to promoting a healthy work...
Jun 25, 2014
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced an innovative plan to invest in long-term natural gas supplies, which the company believes will save customers millions of dollars and keep fuel...
Jun 19, 2014
NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NEP), has commenced an initial public offering of its common units representing...
Jun 10, 2014
FPL helps customers prevent injuries during National Safety Month
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) is raising awareness about electrical safety during National Safety Month, which occurs every June. The utility is encouraging its customers to avoid household...
Jun 10, 2014
FPL ayuda a los clientes a prevenir lesiones durante el Mes Nacional de la Seguridad
JUNO BEACH, Florida, 10 de junio del 2014 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) está informando sobre cómo mantenerse seguro cerca de la electricidad durante el...
May 23, 2014
The board of directors of NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today declared a regular quarterly common stock dividend of 72.5 cents per share. The dividend is payable June 16, 2014, to shareholders...
May 2, 2014
FPL announces partnership during its annual storm drill, which tests company's response and restoration processes should a hurricane strike its territory
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that the company has initiated a first-of-a-kind partnership with the Florida National Guard designed to enhance each organization's overall...
Apr 30, 2014
NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today announced that it confidentially submitted a draft registration statement on Form S-1 to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) relating to the...
Apr 23, 2014
FPL will contribute up to $10,000 to The Arbor Day Foundation: $1 for every new E-Mail Bill enrollment in April, and for every dollar contributed, a tree will be planted
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that it will contribute $1 to The Arbor Day Foundation for every FPL customer who enrolls in E-Mail Bill, the utility's paperless billing...
Apr 10, 2014
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today formally commissioned its Riviera Beach Next Generation Clean Energy Center - one of the cleanest, most energy-efficient plants in the nation. Over its...
Apr 9, 2014
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that it has been selected by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a 2014 recipient of its Clean Air Excellence Award, which honors...
Apr 2, 2014
Apr 2, 2014 Voluntary pricing program designed to allow more customers to support solar energy Pending PSC approval, FPL to install solar arrays in communities throughout its service territory...
Mar 25, 2014
Armando Pimentel, president and chief executive officer of NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, the competitive energy business of NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE), will speak to investors and industry...
Mar 11, 2014
Florida Power and Light Company's sixth annual "Power to Care" week gave employees the opportunity to make a difference in the communities in which they live and work. The week-long event included...
Mar 5, 2014
Recently constructed platform allows eagles to safely flourish in nest
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...
Mar 3, 2014
More than $1.4 billion invested since 2006 has resulted in:
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...
Feb 24, 2014
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
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...
Feb 11, 2014
Hundreds of utility workers from across Florida deployed to Georgia to help following Winter Storm Pax
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...
Jan 29, 2014
Company honored by POWERGRID International for customer benefits and renewable energy integration Jan 29, 2014 JUNO BEACH, Fla., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company (FPL)...
Jan 29, 2014
Demonstration of 7,200 volts of electricity highlighted the importance of keeping trees at a safe distance from power lines
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that representatives from approximately 30 municipalities located throughout Broward and Palm Beach counties attended the company's first-ever...
Jan 9, 2014
Company is aware of some customers having received bogus email bills from other utilities
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that it is alerting its customers to a new nationwide scam that specifically targets them through email. FPL customers have reported receiving...
Jan 7, 2014
Company implements plan to meet additional power demand; reminds customers to stay safe Jan 7, 2014 JUNO BEACH, Fla. – Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that it continues to...
Jan 6, 2014
Company is prepared to meet additional power demand and encourages customers to stay safe
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that it is monitoring the approach of a cold front that is expected to begin impacting the state later today and is well-positioned to meet the...
Dec 5, 2013
Utility workers from across Florida to travel more than 1,000 miles; expected to arrive in Little Rock, Ark., and Mesquite, Texas, on Saturday
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that it is deploying more than 500 employees and contractors to Arkansas and Texas in support of power restoration activity anticipated in the...
Dec 3, 2013
- Investments in fuel-efficient energy centers and upgraded nuclear plants in 2013 minimize increased expense due to rise in total cost of fuel
Florida Power & Light Company today announced that the cumulative customer fuel savings produced by FPL's investments to increase the fuel efficiency of its power plants since 2001 have topped...
Dec 2, 2013
City plans to convert up to 1,100 streetlights to advanced LED technology next year
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today completed its first commercial energy-efficient streetlight installation project. Since October, FPL has installed 166 light-emitting diode (LED)...
Nov 29, 2013
Company reminds its customers to prepare and stay vigilant regardless of time of year
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) is marking the end of this year's relatively quiet hurricane season on Nov. 30 by moving aggressively forward with its accelerated storm-strengthening program,...
Nov 26, 2013
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) is adding additional crews to work throughout the night and tomorrow in response to forecasted high wind associated with the passage of...
Nov 21, 2013
Dedication to customers helps FPL achieve a "perfect 10"
Last night, Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) was proud to accept an award for exceptional customer service, but the real beneficiaries of the award are the millions of customers that FPL...
Nov 18, 2013
FPL shares tips to get your bill even lower this season
Festive lights, full ovens and house guests galore are staples of the holiday season - but all that extra fun can be not so jolly on the bank account. FPL is helping its customers save energy and...
Nov 15, 2013
Company is one of state's largest recyclers
To coincide with National Recycling Day, Florida Power & Light (FPL) Company today announced savings of approximately $8 million in 2013 as a result of its recycling and refurbishing efforts. FPL,...
Oct 28, 2013
Do you leave the lights, fan or television on for your pet when you're not at home? If so, you're not alone. Florida Power & Light (FPL) Company has unveiled new information that suggests Fido and...
Oct 24, 2013
Old poles to be sunk as part of recycling project while new poles will help improve electric service reliability
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that during the month of October, it has removed and donated 25 power line poles that will be recycled to create another artificial reef - the...
Oct 22, 2013
On track to enter service in 2014, state-of-the-art, clean energy center to play critical role in helping to keep FPL bills low
Florida Power & Light (FPL) Company today announced that it has successfully completed a series of operational tests on the first of three natural gas-powered combustion turbines at its new...
Oct 17, 2013
No tricks, just treats this Halloween as FPL donates $50,000 to Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade and hands out 250 pumpkins Oct 17, 2013 Juno Beach, Fla. – Hundreds of Miami-Dade residents...
Oct 16, 2013
Eric Silagy, President of Florida Power & Light Company (FPL), was elected 2013-2014 Chair of the Florida Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors during its annual meeting held earlier today. "Eric...
Oct 15, 2013
Nearly half of married/partnered Floridians change the thermostat without their spouse or partner’s knowledge but prefer not to argue about it
Juno Beach, Fla. – Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) has unveiled new information that may just reveal why your home suddenly got hotter (or colder). A September 2013 survey of more than 1,500...
Oct 8, 2013
FPL.com optimized as a one-stop-destination for customers to view their account, pay bills, report and receive outage information
Florida Power & Light Company has made it easier for customers to visit www.FPL.com from a mobile device to access their account, pay a bill or enroll in E-mail Bill(®). Customers also can report...
Oct 2, 2013
Power lines cleared equal to four times the earth's circumference
Florida Power & Light Company today announced that it has cleared trees and palm fronds from 100,000 miles of power lines throughout its 35-county service territory in Florida since 2006. This...
Oct 1, 2013
- Next application period for solar rebates to open Oct. 15
Florida Power & Light Company's Office of Clean Energy today announced its plans for funding a range of solar-power installations and educating customers about solar energy. (Logo:...
Sep 11, 2013
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – Florida Power & Light Company has been named to Site Selection magazine’s list of “Top 10 Utilities in Economic Development” for 2013 – the first time the company has...
Sep 9, 2013
Highly efficient clean energy facility came online ahead of schedule and under budget
Florida Power & Light Company today announced that POWER magazine selected the company's Cape Canaveral Next Generation Clean Energy Center as a Top Plant for 2013. According to POWER, Top Plants...
Aug 30, 2013
Fuel cost, a pass-through charge from which FPL does not benefit, is primary driver for increase
FPL’s investments in high-efficiency, natural gas-powered clean energy centers continue to help insulate customers by generating more power for less fuel
New tool to help customers better manage energy usage now available at FPL.com
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – Florida Power & Light Company today released its official estimate for customer bills in January 2014 in conjunction with electric utilities’ annual filing of fuel cost...
Aug 28, 2013
Moray Dewhurst, vice chairman and chief financial officer of NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE), will make a presentation on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013, at the 2013 Barclays CEO Energy-Power...
Aug 26, 2013
JUNO BEACH, Fla. - Florida Power & Light will be among the state’s 55 electric utilities commemorating Florida’s second annual Lineworker Appreciation Day. Last year, the Florida House of...
Aug 22, 2013
Company is one of the few in Florida that has 21 specialized lineworkers, high-voltage power lines
Specially trained Florida Power & Light Company lineworkers today demonstrated how they maintain and repair energized transmission lines that are more than 50 feet in the air and can carry up to...
Aug 19, 2013
Teachers can apply for grants to create projects and attend workshops at no charge; students will benefit from these and many other educational endeavors funded by FPL
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – Florida Power & Light Company today announced its education initiatives for supporting STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) learning in Florida schools for...
Aug 9, 2013
Company partners with Sunshine 811 on annual safety awareness campaign to promote free utility line marking service
Juno Beach, Fla. - At the height of summer, when outdoor projects are also peaking, Florida Power & Light Company encourages Floridians to call 811 before beginning work that might involve...
Jul 26, 2013
Sabal Trail's Central Florida Hub to enable interconnections with both existing major natural gas pipelines and a new Florida Southeast Connection pipeline that will be built to link new system to FPL's operations beginning in 2017
Florida Power & Light Company today announced that its evaluation of proposals for additional natural gas transportation capacity determined that the best, most economical solution for ensuring...
Jul 16, 2013
Largest demolition of its kind in Florida will lead to greater energy independence, customer savings, cleaner air and an economic boost for local communities
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – With a rumble and a series of controlled explosions over approximately 60 seconds, Florida Power & Light Company today demolished its 1960s-era Port Everglades Power Plant in...
Jul 1, 2013
Demolition of 1960s-era Port Everglades Power Plant scheduled for July 16 will be Florida’s largest
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – Just days after Floridians celebrate our nation’s independence on the Fourth of July with a bang, another type of independence will be celebrated with a boom. Florida Power...
Jun 27, 2013
Nears completion of first eight-year inspection that resulted from 2005 hurricane season
Florida Power & Light Company today surpassed a major milestone in its efforts to prepare for severe storms and ensure reliable service year-round throughout its 35-county service territory. The...
Jun 13, 2013
New poster in English, Spanish and Creole available online
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – During National Safety Month, Florida Power & Light Company is making available a new power line safety poster to help businesses, laborers and the public stay safe while...
Jun 12, 2013
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – As part of its commitment to changing Florida’s energy future, Florida Power & Light Company today announced that the four red-and-white-striped, 350-foot-tall stacks and...
May 20, 2013
Hurricane Season starts June 1; Severe weather can cause power outages
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – Florida Power & Light Company urges customers to finalize their storm plans and be ready for the June 1 start of Hurricane Season, which is just days away. Superstorm Sandy in...
May 15, 2013
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – Florida Power & Light Company’s Nuclear Extended Power Uprate (EPU) project has been honored by the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) with two Top Industry Practice (TIP)...
May 2, 2013
RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. – As part of its annual companywide hurricane season preparedness drill, Florida Power & Light Company today announced a three-year plan to continue and accelerate the...
Apr 30, 2013
Â Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) Customer Care employees have received another major award recognizing their strong commitment to providing outstanding service to FPL customers. FPL was...
Apr 29, 2013
This year’s annual dry run is part of year-round preparation and will have added focus on post-storm restoration efforts
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – With both the devastation from Super Storm Sandy still fresh in people’s minds and hurricane season fast approaching, Florida Power & Light Company today began its annual,...
Apr 24, 2013
BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. – Florida Power & Light Company today announced that its state-of-the-art Cape Canaveral Next Generation Clean Energy Center has begun generating electricity from clean,...
Apr 24, 2013
Florida Power & Light Company has successfully completed its Department of Energy-supported grid modernization projects and the installation of 4.5 million smart meters in its 35-county service...
Apr 23, 2013
Customers can help prevent power outages and flickers to maintain reliable electric service
JUNO BEACH, Fla., April 23, 2013 -- Trees growing near power lines are one of the leading causes of power flickers and outages. With National Arbor Day around the corner, Florida Power & Light...
Apr 18, 2013
- Massive upgrade of FPL's St. Lucie and Turkey Point nuclear plants has added the equivalent of a new, medium-sized plant capable of powering more than 300,000 customers
- The added capacity is expected to save FPL customers billions of dollars over time by reducing the use of fossil fuels
- Clean energy investment was made possible by Florida's nuclear cost recovery framework
JUNO BEACH, Fla., - Florida Power & Light Company today announced the successful completion of a five-year, multibillion-dollar investment to upgrade its Turkey Point and St. Lucie Nuclear Power...
Apr 10, 2013
Utility providing habitats for Southeastern American Kestrel in Manatee County’s Duette Preserve Apr 10, 2013 JUNO BEACH, Fla. – After Florida Power & Light Company installed new, more...
Mar 4, 2013
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – Florida Power & Light Company’s fifth annual Power to Care initiative kicked off today. Every day this week, hundreds of FPL volunteers, their families and friends, will...
Mar 1, 2013
Florida Power & Light Company delivered its best reliability performance on record in 2012 and is working to make its electric system even stronger. In its annual filing today with the Florida...
Jan 29, 2013
Florida Power & Light Company's Office of Economic Development today announced the launch of PoweringFlorida.com - a new online resource dedicated to helping businesses start up, expand or...
Jan 23, 2013
Forty-three teachers across the state of Florida are recipients of a combined $47,000 in grants from Florida Power & Light Company's 2013 Teacher Grant program to support innovative,...
Jan 9, 2013
More than 100 poles recently sunk off Fort Pierce, replaced by new power line poles helping to increase service reliability
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – Off the coast of St. Lucie County, divers and anglers can enjoy two new artificial reefs that were created through a donation of 130 concrete poles provided by Florida Power &...
Dec 19, 2012
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – Florida Power & Light Company today issued a request for proposals (RFP) to build a third major natural gas pipeline to serve Florida. Over the past decade, FPL has...
Dec 13, 2012
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – After a thorough, nearly year-long process, the Florida Public Service Commission today approved a revised base rate settlement agreement that is designed to help Florida...
Nov 5, 2012
As part of Energy Awareness Month this past October, Florida Power & Light Company encouraged its customers to take control of their energy bills and share their energy efficiency tips online with...
Jun 19, 2012
The first day of summer is June 20, marking the beginning of potentially sweltering Florida temperatures that can reach into the triple digits. Summer is also the time when Floridians' air...
Jun 11, 2012
As temperatures heat up, FPL offers weekly energy savings advice for customers this summer
With the official start of summer just one week away, FPL reminds customers that weather is the number one cause of higher electric bills, especially as air conditioning usage increases along with...
May 17, 2012
Experts share efficiency tips for all FPL customers, just in time for summer
In partnership with the City of Holly Hill, Florida Power & Light Company today provided 50 local families with free Home Energy Makeovers. FPL experts installed energy-efficient upgrades to help...
Apr 25, 2012
Customers can help reduce power outagesand flickers to maintain reliable electric service.
Tree branches and palm fronds are among the most common causes of power outages and flickers. That's why Floridians should recognize National Arbor Day on April 27 by following Florida Power &...
Apr 19, 2012
FPL and local contractors help Veterans become more energy efficient in time for Earth Day
Florida Power & Light Company, with the help of local contractors, provided an energy makeover to the Sunshine Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3233 in Sarasota today. As part of the company's...
Mar 26, 2012
Fourth installment of Power to Care Week focuses on community service
Florida Power & Light Company's fourth annual Power to Care initiative kicks off today with more than 900 volunteers, including employees and their families, participating in 22 community...
Mar 13, 2012
Thirty-seven teachers across the state of Florida have just received a combined $39,000 in grants from Florida Power & Light Company's 2012 Renewable Energy Teacher Grant program. The grants will...