NextEra Energy

NextEra Energy is recognized as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies® for the 14th time

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 6:59pm

"We are pleased to be named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies for the 14th time," said Jim Robo, NextEra Energy chairman and CEO.

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  • "We are pleased to be named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies for the 14th time," said Jim Robo, NextEra Energy chairman and CEO.
  • Congratulations to everyone at NextEra Energy for earning the World's Most Ethical Companies designation."
  • NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) is a leading clean energy company headquartered in Juno Beach, Florida.
  • For more information about NextEra Energy companies, visit these websites: www.NextEraEnergy.com , www.FPL.com , www.GulfPower.com , www.NextEraEnergyResources.com .

NextEra Energy announces appointment of Lynn M. Utter to board of directors

Friday, February 12, 2021 - 1:00pm

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Feb. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) announced the appointment of Lynn M. Utterto its board of directors.

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  • JUNO BEACH, Fla., Feb. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) announced the appointment of Lynn M. Utterto its board of directors.
  • "We're extremely pleased to welcome Lynn to the NextEra Energy board," saidJim Robo, chairman and chief executive officer of NextEra Energy.
  • We look forward to benefitting from her valuable insight and counsel as we continue to grow NextEra Energy and solve the world's toughest energy challenges."
  • NextEra Energy also owns a competitive clean energy business, NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, which, together with its affiliated entities, is the world's largest generator of renewable energy from the wind and sun and a world leader in battery storage.

BDEX Co-Founder & CEO David Finkelstein Recognized among Top 250 Power Leaders by South Florida Business Journal

Monday, February 8, 2021 - 3:00pm

An innovator in the MarTech space, BDEX became the first and largest data exchange platform (DXP) in the United States.

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  • An innovator in the MarTech space, BDEX became the first and largest data exchange platform (DXP) in the United States.
  • With so many talented leaders on this list, I am confident that the future is bright for South Florida."
  • David Finkelstein is a member of Entrepreneurs' Organization , a global non-profit organization dedicated to helping entrepreneurs achieve greater business success.
  • Some of the other leaders on the South Florida Business Journal's 2021 Top 250 Power Leaders list include: President of Stiles Construction Timothy O. Moore, President of Wells Fargo South Florida Region Jorge Villacampa, Chairman and CEO of NextEra Energy James Robo, and Chairman and CEO of AutoNation Mike Jackson, among others.

Greentown Labs Houston Celebrates New Partners at Reveal Ceremony on Feb. 2

Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 1:30pm

and HOUSTON, Feb. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Greentown Labs Houston (Greentown Houston), the city's first-ever climatetech startup incubator, today announced its network of partners has grown by five with the addition of CenterPoint Energy , Gexa Energy of NextEra Energy Resources , EIV Capital , Wells Fargo , and Williams as its newest Founding and Grand Opening Partners.

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  • and HOUSTON, Feb. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Greentown Labs Houston (Greentown Houston), the city's first-ever climatetech startup incubator, today announced its network of partners has grown by five with the addition of CenterPoint Energy , Gexa Energy of NextEra Energy Resources , EIV Capital , Wells Fargo , and Williams as its newest Founding and Grand Opening Partners.
  • At a celebratory ceremony alongside Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner on Feb. 2, Greentown Houston will reveal what the exterior facade of the building and interior layout will look like once it opens.
  • Greentown Houston is a proud member of the Greater Houston Partnership and is actively involved in the organization's economic development efforts to help Houston lead the global energy transition.
  • "We are thrilled to join Greentown Houston to celebrate this critical step forward in their much-anticipated expansion with the addition of these new partners.

NextEra Energy is once again recognized as No. 1 in its industry on Fortune's list of 'World's Most Admired Companies'

Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 11:57am

NextEra Energy, whose principal businesses are Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) and NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, also tied for the highest overall company score across all industries in Florida.

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  • NextEra Energy, whose principal businesses are Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) and NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, also tied for the highest overall company score across all industries in Florida.
  • In the electric and gas utilities industry, NextEra Energy ranked No.
  • Performance highlights for NextEra Energy include:
    Leading the world in wind, solar and battery storage energy NextEra Energy is the world's largest generator of renewable energy from the wind and sun and a world leader in battery storage.
  • In our view, no company in any industry has done more to reduce carbon emissions and to confront climate change than NextEra Energy.

First Student, First Transit and NextEra Energy Resources agree to jointly pursue electrification of tens of thousands of school and public transportation vehicles across the U.S. and Canada

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 1:30pm

- Low utilization and predictable daily schedules of school buses, providing greater opportunity to optimize power charging and balance the grid.

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  • - Low utilization and predictable daily schedules of school buses, providing greater opportunity to optimize power charging and balance the grid.
  • Combining this scale with NextEra Energy Resources' expertise is anticipated to help accelerate electrification from individual pilots to broader fleet rollout across the U.S. and Canada.
  • The U.S. and Canada combined represent one of the world's largest public transit markets, with approximately 160,000 buses and other vehicles in total.
  • The collaboration with NextEra Energy Resources will position First Transit as the leading provider of sustainable passenger transportation solutions in North America."

NextEra Energy Partners, LP announces date for release of fourth-quarter and full-year 2020 financial results

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 11:30am

An advisory news release will be issued over PR Newswire the morning of Jan. 26, with a link to the financial results news release on NextEra Energy Partners' website.

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  • An advisory news release will be issued over PR Newswire the morning of Jan. 26, 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.
  • Jim Robo, chairman and chief executive officer of NextEra Energy Partners, Rebecca Kujawa, chief financial officer of NextEra Energy Partners, and other members of the senior management team will discuss the fourth-quarter and full-year 2020 financial results during an investor presentation to be webcast live, beginning at 9 a.m.
  • NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: NEP) is a growth-oriented limited partnership formed by NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE).

NextEra Energy announces date for release of fourth-quarter and full-year 2020 financial results

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 11:30am

Jim Robo, chairman and chief executive officer of NextEra Energy, Rebecca Kujawa, executive vice president, finance and chief financial officer of NextEra Energy, and other members of the company's senior management team will discuss the company's fourth-quarter and full-year 2020 financial results during an investor presentation to be webcast live, beginning at 9 a.m.

Key Points: 
  • Jim Robo, chairman and chief executive officer of NextEra Energy, Rebecca Kujawa, executive vice president, finance and chief financial officer of NextEra Energy, and other members of the company's senior management team will discuss the company's fourth-quarter and full-year 2020 financial results during an investor presentation to be webcast live, beginning at 9 a.m.
  • Results for NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: NEP) also will be discussed during the same investor presentation.
  • The financial results news release and the slides accompanying the presentation may be downloaded at www.NextEraEnergy.com/FinancialResults , beginning at 7:30 a.m.
  • NextEra Energy also owns a competitive clean energy business, NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, which, together with its affiliated entities, is the world's largest generator of renewable energy from the wind and sun and a world leader in battery storage.

FPL envisions a more resilient and sustainable Florida with kickoff of customary base rate setting process for 2022-2025

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 3:10pm

FPL previously extended operations under the rate agreement by freezing base rates for an additional year through 2021.

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  • FPL previously extended operations under the rate agreement by freezing base rates for an additional year through 2021.
  • FPL expects the proposal to include:
    In 2022, an adjustment to base annual revenue requirements of approximately $1.1 billion.
  • In addition, FPL will continue to make significant investments throughout the base rate proposal timeframe to further improve service for its customers.
  • 1)On Jan. 1, 2021, Gulf Power, which serves customers in Northwest Florida, legally combined with FPL.

PG&E Proposes Expanding Its Battery Energy Storage Portfolio to Improve Electric Reliability, Further Integrate Renewable Energy

Wednesday, December 23, 2020 - 5:39pm

The next few years will be pivotal for the deployment and integration of utility-scale battery energy storage onto the grid.

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  • The next few years will be pivotal for the deployment and integration of utility-scale battery energy storage onto the grid.
  • Lancaster Battery Storage, LLC The Lancaster Battery Storage project is comprised of a 15-year agreement for a 127 MW transmission-connected standalone battery energy storage resource located in Lancaster, Calif. (Los Angeles County).
  • LeConte Energy Storage, LLC (a subsidiary of LS Power Associates, L.P.) The LeConte Energy Storage project is comprised of a 15-year agreement for a 40 MW transmission-connected standalone battery energy storage resource located in Calexico, Calif. (Imperial County).
  • North Central Valley Energy Storage, LLC (a wholly owned subsidiary of NextEra Energy Resources Development, LLC) The North Central Valley Energy Storage Project is comprised of a 15-year agreement for a 132 MW transmission-connected battery energy storage resource located in Linden, Calif. (San Joaquin County).