Natural Gas

Miami, UNITED STATES: Part of the power grid of Florida Power and Light at a distribution center 08 November 2006, in Miami, Florida. Florida Power and Light Company's power line grid delivers electricity to approximately 8 million people in Florida. AFP PHOTO/Robert SULLIVAN (Photo credit: ROBERT SULLIVAN/AFP/Getty Images)

FPL Gets 5 Years To Invest In Natural Gas Production

Florida utility regulators gave approval Thursday for the state’s largest power company to further invest ratepayer money in natural-gas production.

06/18/2015

CUERO, TX - MARCH 26: Natural gas is flared off at a plant outside of the town of Cuero, Texas. Texas, which in just the last five years has tripled its oil production . (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Study Finds Methane Emissions Dropping In US

Researchers have found that methane emissions from local natural gas distribution systems across the U.S. have decreased in the past 20 years.

04/01/2015

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FPL Gets Okay For Natural Gas Plan

Florida’s largest power company can now get in the natural-gas production business with its customers’ money.

12/19/2014

(Source: CBS4)

State Senators File Anti-Fracking Bill

A pair of Florida senators want the state to just say no to fracking.

12/02/2014

FPL Logo (Source: fpl.com)

FPL Wants State Approval For Natural Gas Plan

Florida Power and Light wants to get into the natural gas fracking business and wants its customers to pick up the $750 million a year tab.

12/02/2014

(Source: AP)

Grand Jury: No Charges In Florida Jail Explosion

In April, an explosion at a Florida jail killed two inmates and injured 200 more. However, a grand jury looking into the deadly case said there isn’t enough evidence to bring criminal charges.

11/20/2014

(Source: AP)

State Attorney To Reveal New Evidence In Jail Explosion

New evidence regarding an explosion at a Pensacola jail will be presented to a grand jury, and it might blow the case wide open.

09/08/2014

Honda's compress natural gas Civic GX is seen on the assembly line at the Japanese automaker's Greensburg, Indiana plant on March 17, 2011.  (Photo credit MIRA OBERMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Natural Gas Vehicle Fueling Stations Coming To S. Fla.

South Florida will soon be a bit more energy friendly as plans to open a natural gas vehicle fueling station move forward.

CBS4–09/26/2012

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New Regulations Mean Vehicle Gas Mileage Will Double

New regulations for fuel economy will save families up to $7,400 over the life of a vehicle, according to the Obama administration.

CBS Miami–08/29/2012

(Source: CBS4)

Proposed FPL Rate Hike Triggers Mixed Emotions

Because fuel costs are expected to go down in 2013, so consumers should not see higher bills. However, outside factors could push fuel prices up, meaning the new rates would impact wallets.

CBS Miami–08/09/2012

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