NextEra Energy named one of the 'World's Most Ethical Companies'
JUNO BEACH, Fla., March 6, 2013
JUNO BEACH, Fla. , March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:
NEE) has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by the
Ethisphere Institute for the sixth time.
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According to Ethisphere, the World's Most Ethical Companies designation
recognizes a company's "outstanding commitment to ethical leadership,
compliance practices, and corporate social responsibility."
"'Doing the right thing' is a core corporate value at NextEra Energy, and we
are pleased that our commitment to ethical business practices has been
recognized once again. At our company, operating ethically and profitably go
hand in hand," said NextEra Energy President and CEO Jim Robo.
Last month, NextEra Energy was named No. 1 in social responsibility among
electric and gas utilities in Fortune magazine's annual survey of the "World's
Most Admired Companies," and was ranked as the No. 1 most admired company
overall in its sector for the seventh consecutive year. In 2012, NextEra
Energy was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index of leading companies in
North America for corporate sustainability performance for the fourth straight
NextEra Energy, Inc.
NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) is a leading clean energy company with
consolidated revenues of approximately $14.3 billion, more than 42,000
megawatts of generating capacity, and nearly 15,000 employees in 26 states and
Canada as of year-end 2012. Headquartered in Juno Beach, Fla., NextEra
Energy's principal subsidiaries are Florida Power & Light Company, which
serves approximately 4.6 million customer accounts in Florida and is one of
the largest rate-regulated electric utilities in the United States, and
NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, which together with its affiliated entities is
the largest generator in North America of renewable energy from the wind and
sun. Through its subsidiaries, NextEra Energy generates clean, emissions-free
electricity from eight commercial nuclear power units in Florida, New
Hampshire, Iowa and Wisconsin. For more information about NextEra Energy
companies, visit these websites: www.NextEraEnergy.com, www.FPL.com,
SOURCE NextEra Energy, Inc.
Contact: NextEra Energy, Inc., Media Line, +1-305-552-3888
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