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  1. Coalition seeks to put solar-energy initiative on ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A coalition founded by environmentalists and political conservatives will announce in Tallahassee today a petition drive for a Florida constitutional amendment that would open up the business of selling electricity from solar energy. By seeking to allow entrepreneurs to become power providers, leaders of Floridians for Solar Choice coalition expect fierce opposition from the state's major electric utilities.


  2. NextEra Energy Partners, LP announces date for release of...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Sys-Con Media

    An advisory news release will be issued over PR Newswire the morning of , with a link to the financial results news release on NextEra Energy Partners' website. As previously announced, NextEra Energy Partners will make available its financial results only on its website.


  3. Northern Palm Beach County thumbnailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Palm Beach Post

    Florida Power & Light is scheduled to go before Palm Beach Gardens' planning staff Jan. 30 with plans for a 150-foot-tall cell phone antenna and related wireless communication buildings at its FPL Ryder Substation on the city's western edge. The substation, on the north side of PGA Boulevard, west of Florida's Turnpike, "will have minimal impact on the surrounding area because the site is remote and well-screened from all sides," according to the utility's application for an amendment to its land use designation.


  4. Exclusive Howard Schnellenberger is a Florida 'Icon'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Florida Trend

    ... remaking the American economy, experts say. [Source: Sarasota Herald-Tribune ] Duke Energy and Florida Power and Light customers have deadlines looming this week for a state solar-energy rebate program. Rusty Buchanan says it's easy to sell the ...


  5. HEI execs stand to make $17M from NextEra acquisition of Hawaiian ElectricRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Business Journal

    Hawaiian Electric Industries executives will receive a total of about $17.2 million if the necessary regulatory approvals are granted to close on the $4.3 billion acquisition of its subsidiary, Hawaiian Electric Co. , by Florida-based NextEra Energy.


  6. Power restored in Ormond BeachRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Heavy rain caused a "bunch of crashes" in Ormond Beach on Monday, a police official said and at least 2,900 customers were without electricity for about an hour-and-a-half, officials said. According to Florida Power and Light, 2,948 customers from Hand Avenue north along U.S. 1 to near Wilmette Avenue were without power late Monday.


  7. Deadline looms for some wanting solar rebatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Duke Energy and Florida Power and Light customers have deadlines looming this week for a state solar-energy rebate program. The application window opens at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday for FPL customers to pursue their share of $15.5 million available.


  8. Tuesday's letters: Student progress is critical factorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | St. Petersburg Times

    Imagine you are coaching a basketball team with no assistant coaches. You have no choice in who your players are, but they are young and eager.


  9. Broward County Residents and Business Go Solar With FPL Rebate and Florida Solar OneRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | Sys-Con Media

    Florida Power and Light has announced that it will once again offer solar rebates to their residential and business customers for grid-tied solar systems installed in 2015. Home owners can earn up to $20,000 and business owners can earn up to $50,000 for one business location, or up to $150,000 for multiple locations.


  10. Didn't See That Coming: Sailboat Causes Widespread Power OutageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | TMCnet

    Despite its name, the New River is, geologically speaking, one of the five oldest rivers in the world. It is the only non-tidal river that crosses the Appalachian Mountains.


  11. FDOT road repairs and maintenance reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Historic City News

    Laurie Sanderson reported the following St Augustine and St Johns County locations to Historic City News where the Florida Department of Transportation will be conducting roadwork that is expected to have an impact on driving, beginning this morning and continuing through the coming week. Nighttime traffic pacing operations starting at 10 p.m. Thursday with Florida Highway Patrol slowing traffic on I-95 at intervals for Florida Power & Light to replace two service lines across I-95.


  12. Hawaiian Electric shareholders to vote on NextEra Energy merger this springRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Business Journal

    Connie Lau, president and CEO of Hawaiian Electric Industries and Jim Robo, chairman and CEO of NextEra Energy, are seen in this file photo at a recent press conference in Honolulu talking about the acquisition. Hawaiian Electric Industries expects to hold a special shareholder meeting this spring to vote on Florida-based NextEra Energy's $4.3 billion acquisition of Hawaiian Electric, a spokesman for the Honolulu-based company told PBN this week.


  13. Florida needs a simple, sensible, and practical energy and environmental policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | OpEdNews

    ... Rick Scott's energy policy is to approve fracking and drilling. He accepted millions of dollars from Florida Power and Light, and approved two more nukes for FPL--despite the fact that FPL has problems cooling the reactors they have now. Maybe he'll ...


  14. New details emerge about NextEra Energy's $4.3B deal to acquire Hawaiian Electric Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Business Journal

    New details have emerged regarding Juno Beach-based NextEra Energy's planned $4.3 billion acquisition of Hawaiian Electric Co. , including the fact that talk of a deal first began as early as May 2014, when NextEra Chairman and CEO Jim Robo first requested a meeting with Connie Lau , president and CEO of HECO parent Hawaiian Electric Industries , according to a document filed with federal regulators Thursday.


  15. Fracking Ban Bill Introduced by Florida Rep. Evan JenneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Broward-Palm Beach

    The environmental threat of fracking has been looming over Florida for some time now, especially after the big utilities have tried to squash solar energy at every turn. But Florida Rep. Evan Jenne is looking to keep the practice of fracking out of the state by introducing a bill that argues the public health risks and environmental catastrophes that would be caused by fracking.


  16. $4.3 Billion, the Cost of Good Solar Market ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Motley Fool

    But that's one of the big reasons why NextEra Energy , but it will also give it a chance to learn first hand what it's like to have huge amounts of customers pushing power back at the grid from their rooftops. And, just as important, this giant experiment will be conducted in a largely closed system, since Hawaii is an isolated archipelago.


  17. FPL bills to decrease January 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Miami's Community Newspapers

    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 customers can ring in the New Year with savings - " their typical residential bill is going down approximately $2 per month beginning January 1, 2015.


  18. 3 Martin Co. residents nearly bilked by scammersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | WPTV Local News

    The Martin County Sheriff's Office is issuing a warning to residents to be on the lookout for phone scams. At least three people almost became victim to them on Monday.


  19. NextEra Energy's purchase of Hawaii's utility raises concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | West Hawaii Today

    Plans by Florida Power & Light's parent company to buy Hawaii's largest utility for $4.3 billion are stirring debate in that state. With some of the highest electricity prices in the nation, Hawaii has ambitious goals to develop renewable energy to help trim bills.


  20. Saturday's letters: Cuban vote sustains embargoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | St. Petersburg Times

    Letters to the editor offer a significant contribution to the discussion of public policy and life in Tampa Bay. To recognize some of that work by our most engaged readers, the Times will select a letter of the month and the writers will be recognized at the end of the year.