New Nukes in Florida a Win-Win

NextEra Energy (NEE) added approximately 500 megawatts worth of new nuclear power production to the energy grid in Florida -- all without building new plants. The added production to the regulated asset is good news for NextEra's shareholders and it's better news for Florida's consumers.

Here's why it's good news for investors. Florida is one of the states that shunned utility deregulation. As regulated entities, Florida utilities such as Next Era, Duke Energy (DUK) and TECO Energy (TE) are entitled to a prudent return on their investments, including investments in power plants....674 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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