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  1. Power is back on in Florida, but utilities still under fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | KRQE Albuquerque

    After a massive restoration effort, most of Florida has power 10 days after Hurricane Irma knocked out electricity to nearly two-thirds of the state, mostly because of improvements made to the power grid since Hurricane Wilma 12 years ago. But that may do little to stem a growing backlash over the widespread outages that caused misery across the state and sparked sharp criticism from residents and elected officials.

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  2. Electricity Supply Cut By Two-thirds in FloridaRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 20 | The Auto Channel

    Hurricane Irma struck Florida on September 10, 2017, and knocked out power to 6.7 million electricity customers - 64% of all customer accounts in the state - according to reports compiled by the Florida Division of Emergency Management . About 100,000 customers remained without power as of September 19. The count of customers reflects the number of billed accounts or individual meters.

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  3. When will gas prices come back down?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | NBC2 News

    ... for by FEMA. There's just one problem. There were no qualifying hotels in Lee and Collier County. Florida Power and Light spent the last seven days restoring all but two-percent of customer outages all over Florida. In Southwest Florida, the impact ...

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  4. Power to the peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... the power outages have mostly been resolved. The Sun Sentinel's Marcia Heroux Pounds reports that Florida Power and Light has dubbed power " essentially restored " in our area of the state. According to state officials, just 0.72 percent of the ...

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  5. Florida resident files class action suit against power company...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Jurist

    The lawsuit further claims that FPL had recently increased rates for the express purpose of making those preparations, but that money was allegedly used for lobbying efforts. Plaintiff Octavio Fernandez, through his attorneys at the firms of MSP Recovery and Dorta Law [firm websites], claims to be among the nearly 4.4 million FPL customers who experienced power outages when Irma made landfall, beginning last Sunday.

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  6. Nursing home challenges moratorium, Medicaid cutoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    The Broward Medical Examiner's Office is investigating the death of a ninth nursing home resident who was evacuated from The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills. The Broward Medical Examiner's Office is investigating the death of a ninth nursing home resident who was evacuated from The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills.

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  7. Hairy belly fanny pack will give you instant 'dadbod'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | NBC2 News

    ... for by FEMA. There's just one problem. There were no qualifying hotels in Lee and Collier County. Florida Power and Light spent the last seven days restoring all but two-percent of customer outages all over Florida. In Southwest Florida, the impact ...

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  8. Expo Encourages Lawmakers to Modernize the GridRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Electroindustry

    Hosting the first Grid Innovation Expo on Capitol Hill in conjunction with the U.S. House Grid Innovation Caucus were EEI President Tom Kuhn, Rep. Bob Latta, GridWise Alliance CEO Steve Hauser, and NEMA President and CEO Kevin Cosgriff. Photos by Pat Walsh The Edison Electric Institute , GridWise Alliance, and NEMA hosted the first Grid Innovation Expo on Capitol Hill on July 25 in conjunction with the U.S. House Grid Innovation Caucus, co-chaired by Rep. Bob Latta and Rep. Jerry McNerney .

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  9. How Coconut Grove Used Technology to Get FPL to Restore Its PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Miami New Times

    Nine days into the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, thousands of residents across Miami-Dade and Broward remain without power. Many locals feel powerless in the face of the brute force of nature, and also Florida Power and Light, the state's regulated electricity monopoly, as evidence mounts that the company wasn't ready to handle Irma when it knocked out power to roughly 90 percent of its customers.

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  10. Power is back on in Florida, but utilities still under fireRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    A neighbor of a man shot and killed by an Oklahoma City police officer say he was either deaf or hard of hearing and he often carried a stick to protect himself from stray dogs. A neighbor of a man shot and killed by an Oklahoma City police officer say he was either deaf or hard of hearing and he often carried a stick to protect himself from stray dogs.

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  11. Hurricane Irma's power leaves Florida powerlessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | Grist Magazine

    One of the most powerful hurricanes ever to make U.S. landfall has left millions of people across Florida without power. As of Monday morning, nearly 60 percent of the entire state - close to 6 million customers - had lost electricity.

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  12. Death toll rises to 9 in South Florida nursing home that overheatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Bangor Daily News

    ... defended their actions, saying they reached out repeatedly to Florida Gov. Rick Scott, R, as well as Florida Power and Light, the utility, in search of help that did not come. "Nurses, doctors, administrators, staff - everyone was doing everything ...

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  13. FPL says power in eastern Florida 'essentially restored' from Hurricane IrmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Florida Power & Light announced Tuesday evening that eastern Florida is "essentially restored at 99.9 percent. But Broward County still has 280 homes and businesses without power and Miami-Dade County has 1,800, according to FPL's "power tracker" online.

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  14. Just don't lie to us.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Florida Trend

    Florida Power & Light customers in Broward and Palm Beach counties who are still without power after Hurricane Irma say they feel the electric utility is not being truthful with them.

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  15. Florida residents prohibited from using solar energy after Hurricane IrmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Inhabitat

    ... hurricane , even those homeowners with backup solar power were legally obliged to sit in the dark. Florida Power and Light (FPL), which is one of the state's major suppliers of electricity, has lobbied against letting people power their own houses ... 1 comment

  16. Enterprise Financial Services Corp Increases Position in NextEra Energy, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Daily Political

    Enterprise Financial Services Corp boosted its holdings in shares of NextEra Energy, Inc. by 1.8% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 5,062 shares of the utilities provider's stock after acquiring an additional 88 shares during the period.

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  17. YHB Investment Advisors Inc. Raises Position in NextEra Energy, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | IntersportsWire

    YHB Investment Advisors Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of NextEra Energy, Inc. by 13.7% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 34,632 shares of the utilities provider's stock after buying an additional 4,179 shares during the quarter.

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  18. Kanawha Capital Management LLC Invests $209,000 in NextEra Energy, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | The Breeze

    Kanawha Capital Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of NextEra Energy, Inc. in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund purchased 1,491 shares of the utilities provider's stock, valued at approximately $209,000.

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  19. Ninth person dead in Florida nursing home where Irma knocked out powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | CBS News

    Hollywood Police Department spokesman Miranda Grossman says in a news release that a 93-year-old man who had been a patient at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills died Tuesday. The person died on Tuesday, Sept.

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  20. 9th patient of Florida nursing home that lost air conditioning after Irma diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | KKIQ-FM Pleasanton

    A ninth person has died after a Florida nursing home lost its air conditioning in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, subjecting the residents to sweltering heat. Department announced in a press release.

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