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Florida Legislator Among 33 Seeking Job On PSC

The competition is on for two spots in the Public Service Commission.

06/18/2014

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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

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State Supreme Court Asked To Unplug FP&L Rate Hikes

Florida’s Supreme Court is being asked to overturn a rate increase approved last year for the state’s largest utility, Florida Power & Light.

CBS Miami–09/19/2013

(Source: CBS)

State Consumer Advocate To Consider FPL Increase

Florida Power & Light should know by the end of the week if it will be granted a requested base rate increase.

01/14/2013

Artist rendering of new FPL plant at Port Everglades.  (Source: FPL)

State Approves FPL Rate Change For Future Nuclear Facilities

Despite objections from a number of consumer advocates, the state approved Florida Power & Light and Progress Energy Florida’s requests for the amount they charge customers for future nuclear facilities in 2013.

11/27/2012

(Source: CBS)

Advocate Calls FPL Settlement A Bad Deal For Residential Customers

A proposed Florida Power & Light Co. rate settlement with a three groups of commercial customers is a bad deal for nearly everyone else, according to the state’s consumer advocate.

CBS4–11/19/2012

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FPL, Public Counsel At Odds Over Rate Hike

On Thursday, Florida utility regulators made their position clear: they want all the facts before deciding whether they will approve FPL’s proposed rate hike.

CBS Miami–09/27/2012

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FPL To Face Public Service Commission On Rate Hike

After a proposed settlement agreement touched off two days of high-stakes maneuvering, the state Public Service Commission will go ahead Monday with a hearing about whether Florida Power & Light should raise base electric rates.

CBS Miami–08/18/2012

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FPL Predicts Smaller Rate Increase For 2013

The news is good, sort of, for customers of Florida Power and Light. Rates are still expected to increase in 2013, according to filings by the utility with the Public Service Commission, but according to FPL’s calculations, not by as much as first expected.

04/28/2012

(Source: CBS)

FPL Gets Go-Ahead For Port Everglades Plant

State regulators Tuesday unanimously approved Florida Power & Light’s proposal to build a nearly $1.2 billion power plant in Broward County, saying it is the best way to meet the utility’s future needs.

CBS4–03/27/2012

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