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  • How to tame your power bill during heat wave

     
    Wait till you get your power bill after this heat wave: We may see some cases of heat stroke! With that in mind, here are some money-saving, power-saving tips from Progress Energy: Raise the thermostat. When temperatures rise, many Floridians’ air cond....
  • Nancy Argenziano and Nathan Skop kicked off PSC

     
    Updated to include statement from Commissioner Nathan Skop: Former state Sen. Nancy Argenziano and Nathan Skop, two of the Public Service Commission's most vocal opponents of a push for big electric rate increases last year, had their applications for...
  • More on the PSC – Who will Crist choose?

     
    Gov. Charlie Crist must choose from a list of candidates for the Public Service Commission, which regulates electric, water and telephone rates, by the end of next week or the nominating council controlled by legislators will choose for him. In case you...
  • McCollum gets a helping hand from Progress Energy

     
    From Tampa Tribune reporter Catherine Whittenburg: Progress Energy has kicked $100,000 to the Florida First Initiative, a political committee supporting Bill McCollum for governor. That, plus $50,000 from a phosphate industry committee, adds to the $175,...
  • Will racial diversity on Florida Public Service Commission help FPL customers?

     
    I've said it before, but when it comes to the Florida Public Service Commission, which oversees utilities, I don't see black-and-white. I see green, as in how much money FPL gets from my pocket. Now that the latest two PSC......
  • Plug-ins, the Electric Grid and You

     
    With mass-market plug-in electric cars getting closer to going on sale, automakers and utility companies are studying the demands on the electrical system and car buyers' homes with wide-ranging conclusions. At "The Business of Plugging-In" conference...
  • Appeals court opens the money floodgates for Scott

     
    TALLAHASSEE – A federal appeals court opened the floodgates on Friday for Republican Rick Scott to pour more personal wealth into his gubernatorial bid without running afoul of a Florida law meant to limit the influence of money in politics. The 1...
  • Is McCollum flexing the Insider Advantage?

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Republican Rick Scott appears to have a pretty simple message over the final six days of his gubernatorial primary with Bill McCollum: insiders are all that is wrong with politics today. Here's a not-incredibly-clever video the Scott....
  • Scott hires McCollum’s insider campaign-finance team

     
    TALLAHASSEE — In the final weeks of his successful gubernatorial primary, Republican Rick Scott spared no opportunity to lambaste primary foe Bill McCollum for taking big checks from “Tallahassee insiders” and “special interests&#...
  • Bad signs for FPL

     
    You think Florida Power & Light Co. executives are a little nervous today? It's been chilly outside -- and all those heaters cranked up will be good for the utility's first-quarter bottom line -- but FPL execs have to be......
  • Dawson: $olar scam?

     
    The hottest phone pitch in town goes something like this: “I represent Acme Green Energy Company. Let us come to your home and do an energy audit – free!” The caller usually represents a company selling solar-heating units at a grossly...
  • Rate deal gets monkey off utility's back

    Progress Energy agreed this week to freeze customers' base rates for three years, just months after losing a battle to increase bills by a record amount. The decision by Central Florida's largest investor-owned electric provider signals the company's...