NextEra Energy, FPL's parent company, announces new employee giving campaign

 NextEra Energy, FPL's parent company, announces new employee giving campaign

Nationwide iPledge, My Choice campaign gives employees more freedom

PR Newswire

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Sept. 13, 2013

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Sept. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --NextEra Energy, Inc. will
kick off its annual employee giving campaign on Sept. 16 to help communities
located throughout the United States. In an effort to give employees more
freedom of choice when giving back to their communities, NextEra Energy is
launching its new iPledge, My Choice campaign to the nearly 15,000 employees
working in 26 states.

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iPledge, My Choice gives employees the freedom and convenience to donate to
any nonprofit organization they choose using convenient automatic payroll
deductions. NextEra Energy expects greater employee participation from across
the nation and more money pledged as a result of this all-inclusive campaign.

"Giving back to our communities is at the core of who we are as a company,"
said FPL's Vice President of Development and External Affairs Pamela Rauch.
"NextEra Energy employees are extremely passionate about helping others with
their time and dollars. Through this new campaign, we are making it much
easier for our employees to support any of the thousands of great nonprofits
that help make a difference in the lives of our customers."

NextEra Energy employees have a long history of generously donating to
nonprofits. In 2012, NextEra Energy and its employees donated more than $8.1
million to nonprofit organizations, including United Way, American Red Cross
and Komen Race for the Cure. The expansion of the company's annual iPledge
employee giving campaign will provide employees the option to donate to any
verified 501c3 organization of their choice.

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:,,

SOURCE NextEra Energy, Inc.

Contact: NextEra Energy, Inc., Media Line: 561-694-4442
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