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500 FPL crews head to Arkansas & Texas 2/5/13 for help with outages due to winter storms (Source: FPL)

FPL Workers On Their Way To Help With Winter Storm Outages

500 Florida Power & Light crew members packed their long-johns, gloves and warmest coats, as they headed out Thursday to Texas and Arkansas to help restore power in the wake of anticipated winter storms.

12/05/2013

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

FPL Seeks Base Rate Hike For Nuke Upgrades

Florida Power & Light this month asked state regulators to approve a $113 million increase in base electric rates to pay the bulk of the costs for recent upgrades at the Turkey Point and St. Lucie nuclear-power plants.

CBS Miami–10/16/2013

Campowerment (Source: Campowerment official site)

Empowering Getaway Camps For Women

It’s the ultimate giveaway that combines the magic of childhood summer camp with interactive workshops.

CBS Miami–09/29/2013

A man, while trimming a tree near a power line, was electrocuted and killed. (Source: CBS4)

Man In Miramar Electrocuted While Trimming Trees

A man was electrocuted and killed while trimming a tree in Miramar Saturday morning.

08/31/2013

(photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Could Your Smart Phone Be A “Ticking Time Bomb”

Could your cell phone be a ticking time bomb that could put you in danger?

05/08/2013

(Source: Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau)

Small Keys Island Goes Green

Visitors and tourists may notice a small change on Pigeon Key. The tiny island and historic education facility has gone green, Keys officials dumped the island’s electrical system and converted to solar-powered energy on Friday.

CBS4–03/31/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Power, Airports Affected By Hurricane Sandy

South Florida may have been spared a direct hit from Hurricane Sandy, but that doesn’t mean we aren’t feeling its affects with power outages, flooding and flight delays and cancelations.

CBS4–10/26/2012

(Source: CBS4)

FPL Works To Restore Power In S. Fla.

More than 16,000 thousand FPL customers still have no power in Miami-Dade and Broward counties, due to Tropical Storm Isaac.

CBS4–08/28/2012

Crews worked to quickly restore electricity after a construction crew knocked some power lines down in the area A1A and Seabreeze Boulevard in Ft. Lauderdale.

Power Outages Minor Across South Florida

A very small number of South Floridians are already without power prior to Tropical Storm Isaac’s arrival.

CBS4–08/25/2012

(Source: CBS4)

FPL Prepares For Storm With Upgraded Electrical Systems

Florida Power and Light doesn’t want to leave you in the dark as Tropical Storm Isaac moves closer to Florida. The company said Thursday its ready to respond should Isaac cause a problem for South Florida.

CBS4–08/23/2012

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