| Jun 25, 2012
| 6:49 AM
Meetings this week in South Florida on Florida Power & Light's request for a $690 million base rate hike were canceled today because of Tropical Storm Debby.
The customer service hearings, which were set for Tuesday and Wednesday in Miami, Miami Gardens,...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 7:26 AM
Why hasn’t Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi taken a stand on FPL’s request to increase base electric rates $690 million, or nearly $7 a month for a typical customer?
Former Florida Attorney Generals Bill McCollum and Charlie Crist were...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 7:07 AM
Florida Power & Light has proposed adding about 23 cents to a monthly bill for a customer who uses 1,000 kilowatt-hours. That’s on top of a $2.49 monthly increase next year for environmental and other costs.
Public Service Commission employees...
| Nov 19, 2011
| 12:54 PM
It's no surprise homeowners with elaborate holiday lights displays see their electric bills spike this time of year.
Their electric bills rise by $20, $30 or even $100 a month. Which means they pay attention to ways to save on electricity for their...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 2:04 PM
Florida Power & Light Co. is the largest electric utility in Florida and one of the largest rate-regulated utilities in the U.S. FPL serves 4.5 million customers in Florida and is a leading employer in the state with approximately 10,000 employees. FPL...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 9:45 AM
How many new residents does Florida expect in the next ten years and how much more energy will they use?
These are some of the questions Florida Power & Light addressed in hundreds of pages of documents it sent to regulators last week to support its...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 6:03 AM
Regulators are expected to approve Florida Power & Light's request to lower its fuel charge for customers next year because of lower projections for natural gas prices.
The fuel fee would be $4.53 less than FPL previously projected and it would help...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 7:52 AM
Decorating during the holidays is a tradition for many, a mission for some. But keep in mind those lights can put a dent in your budget if you’re not careful.
Here are five ways to keep holiday electricity bills in check while still looking good:...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 6:45 PM
Florida Power & Light customers will pay almost $2 lesson their monthly bills starting in January because of lower fuel costs.
Regulators approved the change Tuesday. FPL's projections for lower natural gas prices means its fuel fee for a customer who...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 2:12 PM
An unnamed person or group sent another complaint to Florida Power & Light late last week alleging the company provided incorrect information to regulators and others.
The letter is addressed to Lew Hay, chairman of FPL's parent company, NextEra Energy,...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 7:14 AM
Regulators approved an expansion Monday of a nuclear generator at Florida Power & Light’s power plant in St. Lucie County.
FPL, the state’s largest utility, plans to implement the increase within months, and the upgraded reactor will...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 3:00 AM
The winter migration of manatees into South Florida accelerated over the past week, as the endangered mammals sought refuge from cooling temperatures to the north.
An aerial survey in Broward County on Wednesday found 213 manatees, of which 145 were...