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  1. Feds OK NextEra Energy's $4.3B acquisition of Hawaiian Electric Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Business Journal

    Jim Robo, chairman and CEO of NextEra Energy Inc., is seen in this file photo. The Florida-based company's $4.3 billion acquisition of Hawaiian Electric Co.

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  2. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Approves Proposed Merger between ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Electric Energy Online

    NextEra Energy, Inc. and Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. , whose subsidiaries include Hawaiian Electric Company, Inc., Hawaii Electric Light Company, Inc. and Maui Electric Company Limited , announced that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has given its approval to the companies' proposed merger that was announced in December 2014. "Approval by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission represents a significant step toward the completion of our merger," said Jim Robo, chairman and chief executive officer of NextEra Energy.

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  3. Power of Faith Ministries Named PSC's Triple E WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Capital Soup

    The Florida Public Service Commission is presenting its March Triple E Award-for Energy Efficiency Effort -to The Power of Faith Ministries in Miramar. PFM leaders have demonstrated "E" for effort by implementing energy efficient measures in their facilities to save energy and reduce costs.

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  4. Why This German Solar Executive Is Skeptical About American YieldCo AssumptionsRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | Alternative Energy Stocks

    A YieldCo is, to put it simply, a publicly traded subsidiary of a developer and operator of clean energy farms that uses the cash flow from its assets to return a high current dividend to shareholders. Most large, publicly traded clean energy developers have already launched or are preparing to launch a YieldCo.

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

    Mar 28, 2015 | 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. San Marco Avenue Nighttime complete road closure Monday from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. from Dismukes Street to May Street for Florida Power & Light to replace power poles.

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  6. South Florida's Blustery Cold Front Blamed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | WIOD-AM Miramar

    ... evening by a glass tabletop that was blown off a balcony above. Photo: Miami, A contract worker for Florida Power and Light (FPL) trims trees away from power lines. ROBERT SULLIVAN/AFP/Getty Images

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  7. Mar 28, Stones and Elbow GreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    Many years ago I did road construction for a sub contractor of Florida Power and Light in Miami. Here in Sucre sidewalks are being replaced and reconstructed.

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  8. Thousands of power outages reported across South FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Local10.com

    Thousands of power outages were reported across South Florida by Florida Power & Light as a result of Friday night's storms.

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  9. Community Spotlight: NextEra Energy named to FortuneA's 2015 list of...Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | The Bradenton Times

    NextEra Energy, Inc. recently 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 top 10 companies in the world in both the categories of innovativeness and community responsibility. "This is a transformational time for our industry as customer needs, technology and the energy landscape are changing rapidly," said Jim Robo, chairman and chief executive officer of NextEra Energy.

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  10. Energy Companies' Interest in Drones Gains Momentum as FAA...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | JD Supra

    On March 24, 2015, NextEra Energy became the latest energy company granted a Section 333 Exemption by the Federal Aviation Administration. NextEra Energy, whose subsidiaries Florida Power & Light and NextEra Energy Resources have a combined generating capacity of more than 42,000 MW and more than 70,000 miles of power lines, will be permitted to use small Unmanned Aircraft Systems to perform visual inspections of energy infrastructure including transmission and distribution lines, power plants, and substations.

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  11. Tractor-trailer knocks power pole onto BMW in Boynton BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Local10.com

    ... d by that time, the power pole had been pulled from the ground and landed on top of a black BMW 750. Florida Power and Light said traffic lights at Woolbright Road and I-95 will be out for the next 24 hours.

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  12. BioEnergy BytesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Domestic Fuel

    In case you missed it - all the audio and photos from the 20th National Ethanol Conference can be found here in one place Florida Power & Light Company has announced the launch of its new, high-tech Power Delivery Diagnostic Center, which is designed to leverage advanced smart grid technology to better manage the electric system and deliver reliable service that ranks among the best in the nation. FPL is investing in smart grid technology and using predictive analytics to deliver real-time data to engineers in its diagnostic center.

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  13. Everything's negotiableRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... 11.75/kwh residential, 10.41/kwh commercial, and 8.04/kwh industrial. Fort Myers, and ALL the other Florida Power and Light (FPL)cities, pay 10.40/kwh residential, 8.72/kwh commercial, and 6.86/kwh industrial. These number exclude any franchise fees ...

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  14. FPL unveils new 'Power Delivery Diagnostic Center' | Press ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Florida Trend

    Florida Power & Light Company 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 the electric system and deliver reliable service that ranks among the best in the nation. "The electric grid, which was designed and built across the United States many years ago, has remained largely unchanged for decades," said Manny Miranda, vice president of power delivery for FPL.

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  15. FPL unveils new 'Power Delivery Diagnostic Center'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Florida Trend

    Termites are among the world's most destructive pests, causing more than a billion dollars in damage each year in the U.S. alone. Scientists in Florida have tracked the development of a new hybrid species of termite - one whose colonies grow twice as fast as the parent species.

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  16. FPL expands smart-grid technologyRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Florida Power & Light plans to add more than 20,000 switches this year to its smart grid to help detect problems and re-route electricity faster, executives said Wednesday in unveiling the company's new smart-grid diagnostics hub. FPL started rolling out its $800 million smart grid in 2010, with help from a$200 millionfederal grant.

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  17. Can This Utility Go From Good to Great?Read the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | The Motley Fool

    But what makes a utility good doesn't always make it great, so here are three ways NextEra Energy can reach the next level. NextEra Energy is the undisputed leader in renewable energy, but its green investments aren't as diversified as they could be.

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  18. Hawaiian Electric Industries sets date for shareholder meeting on NextEra acquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Business Journal

    Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. has scheduled a May 12 shareholders' meeting for a vote on NextEra Energy's $4.3 billion acquisition of Hawaiian Electric Co. Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc. has scheduled a special shareholders meeting in May for a vote on Florida-based NextEra Energy Inc.'s $4.3 billion acquisition of subsidiary Hawaiian Electric Co.

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  19. Hawaiian Electric-NextEra holding public meetings across the state regarding mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | 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 December press conference in Honolulu talking about the recent acquisition announcement. Hawaiian Electric Co.

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  20. NextEra Energy and Hawaiian Electric Companies to Host Open House...Read the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    The open houses will take place on "Since we announced our merger late last year, we've been gratified at the reception we've received as well as the high level of interest in this important topic for , president of NextEra Energy Hawaii, LLC. "NextEra Energy shares Hawaiian Electric's vision of increasing renewable energy, modernizing its grid, reducing .

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