Turkey Point

Turkey Point  (Source: EMILY MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF)

False Alarm: County Siren Malfunctions Near Turkey Point

Some south Miami-Dade residents who live near the Turkey Point nuclear power plant may have been a bit unnerved Monday morning when they woke to the sound of an emergency siren.

11/17/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Search Continues For 2 Missing Rafters; 11 Rescued

The search continues for two Cuban migrants who are missing at sea after their raft broke apart off the coast of South Florida.

10/28/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Coast Guard Rescues Several From Water Believed To Be Cuban Migrants

Yet another group of what is believed to be Cuban refugees were plucked from the water near Miami on Monday.

10/27/2014

Turkey Point  (Source: EMILY MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF)

Officials Approve Plan To Cool Scorching Temperatures At Turkey Point

State officials approved an emergency request for more water to control the temperatures in the cooling canals at Turkey Point on Thursday.

09/12/2014

Turkey Point  (Source: EMILY MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF)

Storm Water Canals Near Turkey Point Will Be Used For Cooling System

Rising water temperatures in the canal system that feeds the cooling system at Turkey Point Nuclear Power Plant has caused Florida Power and Light Company to make an emergency request with the South Florida Water Management District.

08/28/2014

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FPL Asks For OK To Charge Customers For Nuclear Costs

Florida Power & Light Co. is looking for permission to charge its customers a little more.

08/03/2014

Facing South Florida: FPL Power Line Controversy

The FPL power line issue took center stage in South Florida and Tallahassee this past week. Jim sits down with the leading opponent to talk about the impact these ten-story high poles will have on the various communities they’ll run through. FPL declined an offer to come on the program.

CBS4–05/19/2014

Turkey Point  (Source: EMILY MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF)

Critics: Rick Scott Picks Huge Corporation Over People

Mayors, Activists and Democrats Wednesday accused Governor Rick Scott and the Florida cabinet of bending to monied special interests in approving a controversial network of power poles for Florida Power and Light that will tower over broad, long swaths of Miami-Dade County.

05/14/2014

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Gov. Scott, Cabinet Approve New FPL Nuke Plants, Power Lines In South Dade

Despite protests by the Village of Pinecrest and several other cities which line southern U.S. 1, Governor Rick Scott and Cabinet members have signed off on Florida Power and Light’s application to install 100 foot-tall transmission poles and lines along the highway.

05/13/2014

Turkey Point  (Source: EMILY MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF)

Cabinet Could Back Plans For FPL’s Turkey Point Nuke Project

Miami-Dade’s Turkey Point may be getting two nuclear reactors in the future.

05/06/2014

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