Renewables http://wlrn.org en FPL President Says Controversial Nuclear Fee Has Been Good For Jobs And The Economy http://wlrn.org/post/fpl-president-says-controversial-nuclear-fee-has-been-good-jobs-and-economy <p></p><p></p><p>Florida Power and Light is the state's largest utility serving roughly&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">4.6 million customers.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Since 2006, </span>FPL<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> customers have been paying what's called a "Nuclear Cost Recovery Fee," which enables the utility to charge in advance for future costs of building and improving nuclear power plants.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Since then, about $320 million has been raised to add 525 megawatts of new power to Turkey Point in South Miami-Dade. &nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 18:22:42 +0000 Phil Latzman 8890 at http://wlrn.org FPL President Says Controversial Nuclear Fee Has Been Good For Jobs And The Economy