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Florida Utility Storm-Protection Costs Draw Challenge

Jan 03, 2023 No Comments by

Representing consumers in utility issues, the state’s Office of Public Counsel launched a challenge to the approval of costs that electric utilities would be able to recoup in 2023 from customers for storm-protection projects. The first step was taken in appealing to the Florida Supreme Court on a Dec. 12 order by the state Public Service Commission approving the costs. CLCIK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

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FPL To Seek $1.1 Billion In Hurricane Ian Costs

Nov 08, 2022 No Comments by

Utilities have traditionally been allowed to recover costs from customers after hurricanes, and a rate agreement approved last year by the Florida Public Service Commission contemplates FPL being able to make such a proposal. Depending on the timing, the restoration costs could add to electric bills that are already expected to increase next year for customers. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

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Leaked: US Power Companies Secretly Spending Millions To Protect Profits And Fight Clean Energy

Aug 02, 2022 No Comments

One industry consulting firm has influenced politics across Florida, Alabama and at least six other states Hundreds of pages of internal documents – which are only coming to light now because Matrix’s founders are locked in an epic feud – detail the firm’s secret work to help power companies like FPL protect their profits and fight the transition to cleaner forms of energy. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

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FPL’s Holiday Surprise: $810 Million Bill Increase For Families To Pay For Fossil Gas

Dec 07, 2021 No Comments

If FPL’s request is approved at a December 7 Agenda Conference by the Florida Public Service Commission, starting on January 1, 2022, the fuel portion of a customer bill will spike by 23.56% and the increase will last through the year. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

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