In this section of the NextEra Energy Newsroom, you'll find news releases for NextEra Energy, NextEra Energy Resources, and Florida Power & Light. The releases are listed in chronological order and are archived by year.
May 18, 2015
For the third year in a row, FPL Customer Care earns one of the top spots for providing customer service
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) has been recognized for the third year in a row as having one of the top call centers in North America. The ranking is the result of the 2015 Top 100 Call...
May 15, 2015
Industry website selects FPL for utilizing state-of-the-art technology for a smarter, more responsive grid
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) has been named to the Grid Edge 20 – the top 20 companies in the nation that are transforming the energy industry – by Greentech Media. FPL was singled out...
May 14, 2015
UNO BEACH, Fla. – NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) will provide a live webcast of its 2015 annual meeting of shareholders, which begins at 9 a.m. MT (11 a.m. ET) on Thursday, May 21, 2015....
May 13, 2015
Customers give thumbs-up on awareness of and experience with FPL's energy-saving and billing programs
Florida Power & Light Company's (FPL's) energy-saving and billing programs have been ranked by customers as the best in the nation, according to the nationwide Utility Trusted Brand & Customer...
May 11, 2015
JUNO BEACH, FL. -- NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, through an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary, today announced that it has started construction on two distributed generation solar photovoltaic...
May 7, 2015
U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy, Florida National Guard participate in FPL's annual storm drill, which tests company's response and restoration processes should a hurricane strike its territory
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today held its annual storm drill, testing more than 3,500 employees to respond to Hurricane Falcon - a virtual Category 3 storm. During the drill, FPL tested...
May 5, 2015
Location offers reliable, redundant electricity, fiber infrastructure, competitive rates and meets independent, third-party criteria for operating data centers
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced the certification of Miami-Dade County's Light Speed building as a pre-qualified data center location. The announcement was made this morning at...
Apr 30, 2015
- Los clientes residenciales verán una reducción de aproximadamente $3 en una cuenta típica de 1,000-kWh
JUNO BEACH, Florida, 30 de abril de 2015 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Los clientes de Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) verán tarifas del servicio eléctrico más bajas desde mañana, 1 de...
Apr 30, 2015
- Residential customers to see approximately $3 reduction off a typical 1,000-kWh bill
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) customers will see lower electric rates beginning tomorrow, May 1, 2015, when an approved reduction in the company's fuel charge takes effect....
Apr 29, 2015
JUNO BEACH, Fla. - NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today reported 2015 first-quarter net income attributable to NextEra Energy on a GAAP basis of $650 million, or $1.45 per share, compared to...
Apr 24, 2015
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – NextEra Energy Capital Holdings, Inc. today announced that it will conduct a remarketing of its Series E Debentures due June 1, 2017 (the “Debentures”) (CUSIP No....
Apr 16, 2015
FPL's typical bill approximately 30 percent lower than the national average Apr 16, 2015 BEACH, Fla., April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) announced today that the...
Apr 15, 2015
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today announced that it plans to report first-quarter 2015 financial results before the opening of the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday,...
Apr 15, 2015
Simulation kicks-off preparations for 10th year since last major hurricanes impacted Florida
In preparation for the 2015 hurricane season, Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today hosted a "staging site" drill at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla. More than 900 employees simulated...
Mar 30, 2015
Approval Represents an Important Milestone in Advancing a More Affordable Clean Energy Future for Hawaii
JUNO BEACH, Fla., and HONOLULU – March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ – NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE) and Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HE) (HEI), whose subsidiaries include Hawaiian...
Mar 25, 2015
Integrating advanced technology is one example of FPL's commitment to building a stronger, smarter electric grid
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced the launch of its new, high-tech Power Delivery Diagnostic Center, which is designed to leverage advanced smart grid technology to better manage...
Mar 24, 2015
Public Invited to Provide Input and Learn More about NextEra Energy and How Proposed Merger with Hawaiian Electric Industries Will Advance a More Affordable Clean Energy Future for Hawai‘i
Open Houses Scheduled from April 7 through April 16 on O‘ahu, Hawai‘i Island, Maui, Moloka‘i and Lāna‘i
JUNO BEACH, Fla., and HONOLULU – March 23, 2015 – NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE) and Hawaiian Electric Company, Inc., Hawai‘i Electric Light Company, Inc. and Maui Electric Company Limited...
Mar 18, 2015
Locations offer reliable, redundant power, fiber infrastructure and competitive costs
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced the certification of three new pre-qualified data center sites within its 35-county service territory. Biggins Lacy Shapiro & Company (BLS), a...
Mar 12, 2015
FPL matched its best-ever performance with the lowest rate of brief power outages or "flickers" on record Mar 12, 2015 JUNO BEACH, Fla., March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light...
Mar 11, 2015
PITTSBURGH, PA and Washington, D.C. (March 11, 2015) Mountain Valley Pipeline, LLC, a joint venture between affiliates of EQT Corporation (NYSE: EQT) and NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today...
Mar 11, 2015
Florida Power & Light Company's (FPL) seventh annual "Power to Care" week gave employees the opportunity to make a difference in the communities that FPL serves. The week-long event included...
Mar 9, 2015
NextEra Energy was one of only five energy and electric utility companies named to the list
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) has been named a 2015 World’s Most Ethical Company® by the Ethisphere Institute, an independent center of research promoting best practices...
Mar 9, 2015
- Decrease to cut $3 from a monthly electric bill for a typical, 1,000-kWh residential customer beginning in May 2015
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today filed updated fuel cost projections for 2015 with the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC), requesting to reduce customer rates beginning May 1, 2015,...
Mar 6, 2015
- Plan is expected to save FPL customers an estimated $70 million
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today filed a petition with the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) to request approval to acquire a power plant that it has had under a long-term contract...
Mar 2, 2015
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) and NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: NEP) will host an investor conference from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 11 in New York City....
Mar 2, 2015
El famoso piloto de carreras Michael Andretti y pilotos de la Fórmula E hacen el anuncio en el centro de energía solar de FPL
JUNO BEACH, Florida, 2 de marzo de 2015 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) hoy anunció que alimentará los vehículos de carrera en la primera competencia de...
Mar 2, 2015
Famed driver Michael Andretti, Formula E drivers make announcement at FPL solar energy center
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced it will power the vehicles racing in the country's first-ever electric car race to be held in downtown Miami on March 14. FPL announced the...
Feb 25, 2015
Global renewable energy leader ranks among top 10 companies worldwide for innovativeness and community responsibility
JUNO BEACH, Fla. − NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today announced it has been named to Fortune’s 2015 list of the “World’s Most Admired Companies” and, for the first time, is among the...
Feb 20, 2015
More Than 5,000 Solar Panels Will Help Power the Speedway's Operations and FPL Customers
During one of the biggest weeks of the year for motorsports, Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) and Daytona International Speedway (DIS) today announced plans to install commercial-scale...
Feb 19, 2015
Projects like solar-powered ovens, water-powered cars and wind generators are being funded to teach Florida's students about STEM education
Grants worth $42,000 have been awarded for classroom energy and engineering projects from Florida Power & Light Company's (FPL) Teacher Grant Program. The 46 grants will go to Florida educators...
Feb 17, 2015
TORONTO, ON – NextEra Energy Canada, LP, today announced that its affiliate has achieved commercial operation of the Goshen Wind Energy Centre project located in the Municipalities of...
Feb 16, 2015
Vice Chairman and CFO Moray Dewhurst to retire in spring of 2016
John Ketchum promoted to senior vice president, finance; Expected to replace Dewhurst upon retirement
Mark Hickson promoted to senior vice president, corporate development and strategic initiatives and appointed to the board of directors of the general partner of NextEra Energy Partners, LP
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today announced that Moray P. Dewhurst, vice chairman and chief financial officer, has shared with the board of directors his intention to...
Feb 13, 2015
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – The board of directors of NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today declared a regular quarterly common stock dividend of 77 cents per share. The dividend is payable on March 16,...
Feb 13, 2015
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today announced the appointment of Amy B. Lane to its board of directors. Ms. Lane will serve on the board’s finance and investment...
Feb 9, 2015
Desert Sunlight Solar Farm partners “flip the switch” on photovoltaic power plant
DESERT CENTER, CA – US Secretary of Interior Sally Jewell along with about 150 federal, state and local officials, and energy industry leaders, gathered today to commission the 550-megawatt...
Jan 29, 2015
Approximately $60 million in quantified customer savings
No request for increase in general base rates for at least four years following transaction close
Companies affirm commitments to continue operating under current name and retain headquarters in Honolulu
Hawaiian Electric will continue to be locally managed, with no involuntary workforce reductions for at least two years post close
Companies expect to maintain Hawaiian Electric Industries’ overall current level of corporate giving
JUNO BEACH, Fla., and HONOLULU – Jan. 29, 2015 – NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE) and Hawaiian Electric Company, Inc., Hawaii Electric Light Company, Inc. and Maui Electric Company Limited...
Jan 27, 2015
JUNO BEACH, Fla. - NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today reported 2014 fourth-quarter net income attributable to NextEra Energy on a GAAP basis of $884 million, or $2.00 per share, compared to...
Jan 26, 2015
-- By the end of 2016, FPL to triple its current solar capacity - adding nearly 225 megawatts of new solar power to the 110 megawatts it operates today
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced details about its plans to build substantially more solar energy capacity as part of its ongoing strategy of advancing clean energy while...
Jan 13, 2015
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today announced that it plans to report fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 financial results before the opening of the New York Stock Exchange...
Dec 31, 2014
Savings help keep FPL customer bills approximately 25 percent below U.S. average and the lowest of all Florida utilities
Florida Power & Light Company's (FPL) customers can ring in the New Year with savings - their typical residential bill is going down approximately $2 per month beginning January 1, 2015....
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...
Dec 3, 2014
Nation’s leading clean energy company to support Hawaii in achieving a more affordable clean energy future
Hawaiian Electric Industries shareholders to receive 0.2413 NextEra Energy shares per Hawaiian Electric Industries share and a one-time special cash dividend payment of $0.50 per share
Transaction expected to be neutral to earnings per share for NextEra Energy shareholders in first full year post-close;
Hawaiian Electric Company to maintain name and continue to be based in Honolulu
No involuntary workforce reductions at Hawaiian Electric Company for at least two years after transaction close
Hawaiian Electric Industries to spin off ASB Hawaii to Hawaiian Electric Industries’ shareholders
JUNO BEACH, Fla., and HONOLULU – Dec. 3, 2014 – NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE) and Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HE) (HEI) today announced a definitive agreement under...
Nov 24, 2014
TORONTO, ON – NextEra Energy Canada, LP, today announced that its affiliates have achieved commercial operation at their Jericho Wind Energy Centre. The 149-megawatt wind energy centre is...
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....
Nov 6, 2014
NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today announced that it has been ranked as the top "green utility" in North Americaand No. 4 in the world based on carbon emissions and renewable energy capacity,...
Nov 3, 2014
BLYTHE, CA – NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, through its indirect, wholly-owned subsidiaries, today announced it has begun construction of two solar photovoltaic (PV) systems on separate...
Oct 31, 2014
JUNO BEACH, Fla. - NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today reported 2014 third-quarter net income attributable to NextEra Energy on a GAAP basis of $660 million, or $1.50 per share, compared to...
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...
Oct 17, 2014
JUNO BEACH, Fla. – 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 Dec....